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Hikes in Bavaria


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For those who enjoy an active vacation, we have lots of suggestions in Bavaria. Use our Travel Guide as a source of inspiration for planning your next adventure and browse through descriptions and route details of the most beautiful hikes.
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The 10 Most Beautiful hikes in Bavaria

Spiegelung von Hochrappenkopf (2425 m) und Kleinem Rappenkopf (2276 m)  im Rappensee (2047 m)
Hiking trail · Allgäu
Hike from Birgsau to the Rappensee and the Rappenseescharte (2272 m)
Premium content Difficulty moderate
21.5 km
9:30 h
1,528 m
1,528 m
On this impressive round tour from the Stillachtal to the idyllically situated Rappensee, we ll get to know the Allgäu High Alps from their most beautiful side.
Gipfelbereich der Benediktenwand (1801 m)
Hiking trail · Toelzer Land
Benediktenwand (1801 m) - crossing from Pessenbach over 10 peaks to Lenggries
Premium content Difficulty difficult
24.1 km
10:00 h
1,615 m
1,594 m
On our long hike from Pessenbach üvia the Benediktenwand (1801 m), Latschenkopf and Brauneck to Lenggries we collect a total of ten summits.
Panoramablick vom Kleinen Traithen (1722 m)
Hiking trail · Tegernsee-Schliersee
Hike from Bayrischzell to Oberaudorf via Sudelfeld, Großer Traithen (1852 m) and Brünnstein
Premium content Difficulty difficult
23.7 km
10:00 h
1,479 m
1,828 m
This long and demanding hike takes us from Bayrischzell via the Sudelfeld and numerous peaks down into the Inntal valley to Oberaudorf.
Summit of the Steineberg
Hiking trail · Allgäu
From the Mittag station in Immenstadt to the Steineberg
Premium content Difficulty moderate
6.7 km
2:45 h
499 m
472 m
This hike is one of the most beautiful tours in the Allgaeu and crosses the first three summits of the Nagelfluh range: Mittag, Bärenköpfle and Steineberg.
Panoramic view from Nußhardt (972 m) to Ochsenkopf (1024 m)
Hiking trail · Fichtelgebirge
Hike to Schneeberg (1051 m) and Ochsenkopf in the Fichtel Mountains via Platte, Seehaus and Nußhardt
Premium content Difficulty moderate
20.5 km
7:00 h
718 m
701 m
This eventful hike takes us from the Silberhaus near Tröstau first to the Platte and further üvia the Seehaus to the three highest peaks of the Fichtelgebirge.
Blick vom Gipfel und der kleine Klettersteig
Hiking trail · Allgäu
From Gunzesried to the top of the Stuiben
Premium content Difficulty difficult
9.5 km
4:30 h
822 m
822 m
The circular route takes you from the valley in Gunzesried to the top of the Stuiben. The view from up here over the Allgaeu Alps and the neighboring valleys is stunning. 
Blick auf die Ruine Falkenstein
Hiking trail · Allgäu
Circular trail over the Zirmgrat to the Salober Alm
Premium content Difficulty moderate
13.3 km
4:36 h
650 m
650 m
The panoramic round tour to the Salober Alm offers a fantastic view over the Allgäu Lake District and lets us follow in the footsteps of King Ludwig.
Blick von der Salmaser Höhe auf den Großen Alpsee
Hiking trail · Allgäu
Across the Salmaser Höhe
Premium content Difficulty moderate
7.2 km
2:45 h
503 m
503 m
Hike with great views over the Salmaser Höhe between Oberstaufen and Immenstadt.
View to “Prinz-Luitpold-Haus“ and the mountain “Wiedemerkopf“
Hiking trail · Allgäu
Jubilee Trail
Premium content Difficulty difficult
25.4 km
9:00 h
1,889 m
1,714 m
The Jubiläumsweg is an eventful and well-known hiking trail in the Allgäu Alps. You need to be fit and sure-footed, and there are rope belays in places.
On the ridge trail between Hochgrat and Seelekopf
Hiking trail · Allgäu
From the Hochgrat over the Eineguntkopf
Premium content Difficulty moderate
8.8 km
4:00 h
210 m
1,055 m
Beautiful tour over the ridge trail of the Nagelfluhkette and descent over alpine meadows
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