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Active relaxation in the forests of Bavaria

Active relaxation in the forests of Bavaria

Hiking Collection by Bayern Tourismus

6

Tours

221:00 h

484 mi

53,775 ft

In the Bavarian forests — from the Fichtelgebirge, over the Bavarian Forest to the edge of the Alps — you will find an unspoilt nature that can only be discovered in a few German forests. We have selected six hikes for you, which will take you on quiet forest paths to exciting places and — above all — to yourself. While you walk along ancient trees, through lonely gorges, ascend to peaks or visit glittering lakes, you leave your everyday life behind and find yourself in the here and now.

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    Die 24 Etappen des Frankenwegs – wandern in den Bayerischen Wäldern

    Difficult
    147:20
    324 mi
    2.2 mph
    35,150 ft
    35,225 ft
    Expert Hiking Tour. Very good fitness required. Mostly accessible paths. Sure-footedness required.

    On the 520 kilometer Frankenweg you hike from the Rennsteig to the Swabian Alb. The varied long-distance hiking trail you can go in 24 stages and wander through six Franconian resorts. The paths lead you partly on natural trails with gradients that you can easily walk with good footwear.

    

    The starting

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  • Difficult
    49:45
    110 mi
    2.2 mph
    11,475 ft
    11,900 ft
    Expert Hiking Tour. Very good fitness required. Mostly accessible paths. Sure-footedness required.

    During the Austrian War of Succession, the Pandours, a Croatian elite unit of the Habsburgs, with their leader Freiherr Franz von der Trenck went on fire and plunder through the Bavarian Forest.

    

    You can follow their tracks today on the long-distance hiking trail Pandurensteig. The long path marked with

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  • Difficult
    14:55
    32.8 mi
    2.2 mph
    3,450 ft
    3,500 ft
    Expert Hiking Tour. Very good fitness required. Mostly accessible paths. Sure-footedness required.

    In the Fichtelgebirge in the north of Bavaria spring many of the major Bavarian rivers. The source trail leads you from Münchberg in the north over the wooded ridges of the Fichtelgebirge to the sources of the four main rivers to Marktredwitz. On the way you visit the origins of the Saale, the Eger

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  • Intermediate
    02:04
    4.81 mi
    2.3 mph
    275 ft
    250 ft
    Intermediate Hiking Tour. Good fitness required. Mostly accessible paths. Sure-footedness required.

    The extensive Ebersberger Forst east of Munich is a wonderful hiking area. On wide forest roads and winding forest trails you can explore the naturalness of the forest on your own. On our round trip, we will not only guide you through the forest, but also on promising paths around the sparkling Egglburger

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  • Intermediate
    02:01
    2.47 mi
    1.2 mph
    1,175 ft
    1,200 ft
    Intermediate Hiking Tour. Good fitness required. Mostly accessible paths. Sure-footedness required.

    Above the Pfrontener district Kappel rises the striking Edelsberg. In addition to the long tour to the summit lure but also its meadows and forest-covered slopes for long walks. Our round trip leads you from Kappel through the picturesque Höllschlucht up to the Kappeler Alp. Especially nice: Here is

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  • Intermediate
    04:57
    9.49 mi
    1.9 mph
    2,275 ft
    2,275 ft
    Intermediate Hiking Tour. Good fitness required. Mostly accessible paths. Sure-footedness required.

    The Bavarian Forest is famous for its pristine forests, quiet valleys and of course its mountains. The highest mountain, the king of the Bavarian Forest, is the Great Arber. Thanks to the gondola lift, the 1,456-meter-high summit is easy to reach for everyone. On the other hand, you have to earn the

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Collection Stats

  • Tours
    6
  • Distance
    484 mi
  • Duration
    221:00 h
  • Elevation
    53,775 ft

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