Get away from the daily grind, breathe healthy mountain air and enjoy breathtaking views: These Bavarian mountains attract hiking professionals and casual mountaineers. Because nowhere do you relax more than on the summit.
Hiking in Bavaria with the whole family? The best place is the Osterfeldkopf. Wide paths, fascinating nature and a hearty snack on the alp - there is a lot that attracts young and old to the mountain peak near Garmisch.
Mittenwald's Karwendelbahn cablecar takes you to dizzying heights
Climbing in the mountain massive, a tour on the panorama trail with a view of sparkling lakes and the Isar valley - or rather a visit to Germany's highest nature information center and a coffee on the sun terrace? When hiking in the Karwendel mountains, you are spoiled for choice.
A visit to the Kini: When hiking in Bavaria, the Ammergau Alps are an absolute must. Following in the footsteps of Bavarian rulers, you can hike Max II's favorite trails or pay a visit to Neuschwanstein, Ludwig II's fairytale castle.
The Franconian Mountain Path
Craggy cliffs, fairy-tale castles, fabulous views: if you hike along the Franconian Mountain Trail in the very north of Bavaria, you'll feel like you're in Grimm's fairy tale. By the way, the region is not only known for its endless hiking trails - but also for its beer and bread specialties.