Lausche (Czech: Luž), is, at 793 metres (2,602 ft), the highest peak of the Lusatian Mountains and the highest mountain in the German part of the Upper Lusatia region. The conical mountain is part of the Zittau Mountains range, situated on the border of the German state of Saxony with the Bohemian region of the Czech Republic.

Lausche/Luž
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Lausche crest seen from the north
Highest point
Elevation792.6 m (2,600 ft)
Prominence368 metres (1,207 ft)
Coordinates50°50′56″N 14°38′49″E / 50.84889°N 14.64694°E / 50.84889; 14.64694Coordinates: 50°50′56″N 14°38′49″E / 50.84889°N 14.64694°E / 50.84889; 14.64694
Geography
Lausche/Luž is located in Saxony
Lausche/Luž
Lausche/Luž
Location in Saxony
LocationSaxony, Germany/
Czech Republic
Parent rangeZittau Mountains
Lusatian Mountains