Going for the summer – hiking in the Berchtesgadener Land
Berchtesgadener Land Tourismus GmbH, Berchtesgadener Land
As the snow melts, the meadows turn green and colorful flowers begin to bloom on the wayside -- and this means one thing, it is time for the new hiking season in the Berchtesgadener Land to begin. Here, we will introduce you to seven great hikes that show you the most beautiful places in the region bordering Austria. You will enjoy impressive views of the surrounding mountains, learn more about the region’s uniqueness and take a dip in one of south-east Bavaria’s refreshing lakes at the end of a long day hiking.
Many of the trails in this Collection of hikes are suitable for children, and some can even be done with a stroller. The themed trails are especially exciting and stimulating for kids. Wherelse do children have the opportunity to watch bees at work or walk through a fairytale forest? There is also an added bonus for the little ones: most walks have a swimming stop en route.
Teisendorf, Berchtesgaden, and Salzburg are good base camps from which you can explore Berchtesgadener Land. On the hikes, there are many opportunities to take a break and enjoy the local food and drinks. As most of the hikes are quite short, you do not necessarily need to carry provisions in your backpack. We recommend packing a cushion to make yourself comfortable on the beach or in the meadows. Regardless of how much you choose to pack, Berchtesgadener Land offers dreamlike scenery and heaps of enjoyment.
Idyllically nestled between green trees and shrubs, it lies there, the Höglwörther See. Surrounded by a peaceful landscape with a view of the mountains in the distance. A great destination for a short hike. The almost five-kilometer tour starts at the village square in Anger. On the Klosterweg you walk…
The nature in the Berchtesgadener Land is a real experience. On this three-kilometer-long themed trail, you'll also get some background knowledge and make a journey of discovery through very different geotopes around the Hochgartdörfl and the Aschauerweiher. Eight information boards along the route will…
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This short and easy hike will take you around Lake Abtsdorfer. Altitude difference is hard to master, but in the distance you can admire the high peaks of the Berchtesgaden and Chiemgau Alps. Starting point of the round trip is at the car park Seethal. The route will take you around the water in a clockwise…
The bees are the focus of this short tour. Around half a million diligent workers will show you along the way how to pollinate flowers and collect nectar. Start is at the Neubichler Alm. The path leads you through beautiful mixed forest, past flowering fruit trees and through varied flower meadows to…
Legend is the landscape around the village Oberau: lush meadows, dense fir forests and in the distance the imposing mountain scenery. On this more than ten kilometers long hike, you will also learn about some mysterious myths and legends of the region.
Start is in the center of Oberau. From here it goes…
Brewing has a long tradition in Teisendorf. Reason enough to dedicate a theme trail to the barley juice. Let's start the hoppy round at the brewery Wieninger in Teisendorf. Here craft beers are brewed with passion and passion, sustainable and in harmony with the beautiful nature in the Berchtesgadener…
You can not get enough of the beautiful landscape? Then this hike is just right for you: Along the more than twelve kilometers long route you will be accompanied by a magnificent panorama of the Berchtesgaden mountains.
The starting point is the hiking car park Högler Straße in Piding. You hike on the…
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