Cyril and Methodius Route – Cultural Route of the Council of Europe

The third stage of hiking

Vyšní Kamenitý - Bílý Kříž

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Basic information about the trail

Nature lovers will enjoy this trail from Vyšní Kamenitý to Bílý Kříž. A beautiful walk through the Beskydy Mountains partly on the border between the Czech and Slovak borders. You can also look forward to a real kingdom of wilderness with deep forests, rocks, wetlands, but also charming corners.

What's ahead of us?

Starting point: Vyšní Kamenitý

Ending point: Bílý Kříž

Distance: 13,4 km

Estimated travel time: 4:52 hour

Difficulty: medium

Altitude: ascent 808 m, descent 988 m

Surface: asphalt road, mostly forest and field paths

Critical points: none

Our tip:

Take plenty of food and drink with you, as there are sections of the trail with no food available for purchase during the hike.

What can be seen?

Archaeological, pilgrimage, technical and natural monuments.

Vyšní Kamenitý - Bílý Kříž

Chapel of Bílý Kříž

Vyšní Kamenitý - Bílý Kříž

Bell tower Bilý Kříž

Where to eat and sleep?

Restaurants and accommodation along the trail.

Kolář's cottage Slavíč

Apartments Bílý Kříž

Mountain hut and refreshment Sulov

Apartment house Bílý Kříž


Photos from hiking.

Why walk the trails of the Cyril and Methodius Route?

The long-distance trails of the Cyril and Methodius Route invite you to pilgrimage sites and archaeological sites that have contributed significantly to the development of Slavic culture. They are signposted in both directions and encourage wandering without borders, not only state borders.

What can be obtained?

Perhaps everyone likes to bring back something from hiking, be it various tourist and souvenir items. If you will be hiking the Cyril and Methodius Route, we have prepared the following printed materials to motivate you to hike the trail: