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Theme path: Source of the river Drava

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  • Drava
    / Drava
    Photo: © TvToblach, Dobbiaco
m 1220 1200 1180 4,0 3,5 3,0 2,5 2,0 1,5 1,0 0,5 km
easy
Distance 4.3 km
1:00 h
13 m
57 m

In the larch between Toblach/Dobbiaco and Innichen/San Candido is the source of the Drau/Drava river situated. During its 750 km long journey to the Danube the Drava flows through 5 European countries to the Black Sea.

Further information to the water treasures of Dobbiaco like the source of the Drava River: http://www.drei-zinnen.info/en/dobbiaco/dobbiaco/experiencing-dobbiaco/lago-di-dobbiaco-lago-di-landro-and-dobbiaco-water-treasures.html

suitable for baby stroller

Difficulty
easy
Technique
Stamina
Experience
Landscape
Highest point
1,240 m
Lowest point
1,190 m
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Start

Coordinates:
DD
46.735580, 12.222779
DMS
46°44'08.1"N 12°13'22.0"E
UTM
33T 287825 5179526
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Turn-by-turn directions

The hike starts in the center of the village and leads over the sidewalks of the St. Johannes Str./Via San Giovanni street, then Dolomitenstr./Via Dolomiti street (after the level crossing go straight ahead) to the Alemagna street.. After the petrol station the gravel path leads on the left into the forest to the WoodWonderWorld. The hiking trail continues straight on to the source of the Drau/Drava river, which is represented by a fountain.

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Getting there

How to reach Toblach/Dobbiaco: https://www.drei-zinnen.info/en/dobbiaco/dobbiaco/contact-and-service/arrival-mobility.html

Coordinates

DD
46.735580, 12.222779
DMS
46°44'08.1"N 12°13'22.0"E
UTM
33T 287825 5179526
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Arrival by train, car, foot or bike

Equipment

Basic Equipment for Nature Trails

  • Sturdy, comfortable and preferably waterproof footwear
  • Comfortable clothing
  • Rucksack (with rain cover)
  • Protection against sun, rain and wind (hat, sunscreen, water- and windproof jacket)
  • Sunglasses
  • Hiking poles
  • Ample supply of drinking water and snacks
  • Cell phone
  • Cash
  • Umbrella
  • The 'basic' and 'technical' equipment lists are generated based on the selected activity. They are not exhaustive and only serve as suggestions for what you should consider packing.
  • For your safety, you should carefully read all instructions on how to properly use and maintain your equipment.
  • Please ensure that the equipment you bring complies with local laws and does not include restricted items.

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Difficulty
easy
Distance
4.3 km
Duration
1:00 h
Ascent
13 m
Descent
57 m

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