© Yvonne Brückner, Tourismusverband Sächsische Schweiz

Lichtenhain route

At a glance

  • Start: Lichtenhain waterfall
  • Destination: Lichtenhain waterfall
  • Difficult
  • 15,80 km
  • 5 hours
  • 560 m
  • 346 m
  • 161 m

Ottendorf to the left and right of the Kirnitzsch valley

Winter refreshment open:

Restaurant Forsthaus in the Kirnitzschtal

Gasthof Lichtenhainer Wasserfall

Ottendorfer hut

Mountain restaurant Kuhstall

Berghof Lichtenhain


Overview opening hours Kirnitzschtalwirte

Tour dashboard


  • Street (10%)
  • Tarmac (17%)
  • Gravel (19%)
  • Hiking trail (35%)
  • Path (17%)


General information

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