Cool and refreshing – the 8 most beautiful open-air swimming pools in Bavaria 

Dive in! There are more than enough options.


People are drawn to the water on warm days. Bavarians in particular. There's almost nowhere else in the world where the culture of going to open-air swimming pools is as celebrated. Dive in with us! We've already got a couple of ideas.

Luftaufnahme des Felsenbads Pottenstein

The "Felsenbad" lido in Pottenstein

Possibly the most picturesque lido in Bavaria.
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Kristall Therme Trimini im Dunkeln

Kochel: Wellness, boat trips and walks around the lake

After a delightful stroll through Kochel, you'll arrive at the lake. But what to do next? Do you go hiking, go on a boat trip, or retreat into the "Kristall trimini" temple of wellness?
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Drei Mädchen in Badeanzügen im See

The Further natural pool in Oberhaching

No chlorine, no red eyes, just lots of fun!
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Luftaufnahme Freibad Sonnbüchl

Lido in Park Sonnenbüchl in Bad Wörishofen

There's plenty of space for everyone, even in the high season.
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Pool der Amperoase in Fürstenfeldbruck mit Rutsche

An "oasis" on the river Amper in Fürstenfeldbruck

This riverside lido has something for everyone.
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Sand mit gelb, weiß, blauem Volleyball

The "Stadionbad" swimming pool in Nuremberg

A spectacular place in this Franconian metropolis.
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Aquaria Freibad in Coburg

The Aquaria in Coburg

Endless fun: people have been splashing around here for two centuries.
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Luftaufnahme des Freibad Landshut

City lido in Landshut

A lido for the water-shy? This is the place.
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AmperOase Fürstenfeldbruck
Nearest station: Fürstenfeldbruck Klosterstraße 7
82256 Fürstenfeldbruck
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