Petronella Cycle Route

The cycle route leads gently downhill from Bad Bergzabern all the way to Wörth am Rhein. Before setting off, you can recharge your batteries with a wellness treatment in the Südpfalz Therme spa. The “Cattle Line” then takes you to Kandel, where anyone of an adventurous disposition can have a go on a climbing course in the Fun Forest Adventure Park. Those who prefer a quieter life might enjoy a shopping trip in Kandel or a spot of relaxation in Wörth Bürgerpark, which also features a sculpture garden. Featuring flat paths, the Fun Forest, and an adventure playground in Wörth, this route has plenty of activities to keep the children entertained.

Difficulty
easy
Route
29,7 km
Duration
2:00 h
Ascent
57 m
Descent
121 m
Start
Bad Bergzabern
End
Wörth-Maximiliansau

Route


Route description


We start in Petronella Straße in Bad Bergzabern, on the corner of Theodor-Heuss-Straße. Follow Theodor-Heuss-Straße for around 200 metres and then turn left into Pestalozzistraße. After approximately 400 metres, turn right into Friedrich-Ebert-Straße. At the end of this street, turn left onto an agricultural road and then left again into Steinfelder Straße after a short distance. We continue over the roundabout, taking the second exit and leaving Bad Bergzabern behind us. The next 11 kilometres take us past vines and fields before arriving in Minfeld. We turn left immediately after the cemetery, cycle past Schoßberghof farm shop and follow the route until just outside Kandel. We initially ride alongside the Dörniggraben river, following Hubhofweg and Jahnstraße before we turn right into Lauterburger Straße. We turn left when we reach Elsässer Straße. The route continues through Scheidwald forest towards Wörth. We turn right before Badepark Wörth water park and turn left again into Lisztstraße after 700 metres. At the end of the street, we turn right into Richard-Wagner-Straße and then left again into Hanns-Martin-Schleyer-Straße, which becomes Bahnhofstraße after approximately 3 kilometres. Passing the Wörther Altrhein river, we follow the road and finally reach Maximilianstraße and Rheinstraße on the banks of the Rhine, where the tour ends.

Die Tour führt auch durch den idyllischen Bienwald (Jens Weinand)
Das Schloss in Bad Bergzabern war früher von einem Wassergraben umgeben.  (Malin Frank)
Vom Bismarckturm hat man eine herrliche Aussicht auf Bad Bergzabern. (Malin Frank)
Mitten in der Altstadt von Bad Bergzabern liegt die Bergkirche. (Malin Frank)
Ohne Titel - Klaus Gündchen ()
Schwanenweiher Kandel ()
Dampfnudeltor Kandel ()
Skulpturengarten ()
Bürgerpark ()
Südpfalz - Radwege entlang von Wiesen und Feldern (Christian Ernst)

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