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For those who enjoy an active vacation, we have lots of suggestions in Germany. 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 Germany

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Hiking trail · Zugspitz Region
Spitzenwanderweg Zugspitz Region - Wandern in Bayern!
recommended route Difficulty difficult Multistage route
1
204.4 km
64:00 h
6,800 m
6,800 m
Der Spitzenwanderweg in der Zugspitz Region führt Dich auf 200 km durch flaches Land, in mittlere Höhen und bis an die hohen Gipfel der bayerischen Alpen.   
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Hiking trail · Nationalpark Sächsische Schweiz
Aus Rathen auf den Gamrig und durch die Schwedenlöcher zur Bastei
recommended route Difficulty easy
20
9.4 km
3:30 h
472 m
472 m
Langschläferwanderung zu den Aussichtsfelsen und Schluchten sowie zur weltberühmten Bastei bei Rathen in der Vorderen Sächsischen Schweiz
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Hiking trail · Dahner Felsenland
Busenberger Holzschuhpfad
recommended route Difficulty difficult
14
24.2 km
8:00 h
775 m
775 m
Exposed lookouts make the Busenberger Holzschuhpfad a special experience. A visit to the mysterious Drachenfels castle ruins is one of the highlights of this hike. This is followed by idyllic passages through a meadow valley, to Sprinzelsfelsen and the Eichelberg to name just a few vantage points.  
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Hiking trail · Romantischer Rhein
Loreley-Extratour
recommended route Difficulty moderate Open
39
14.3 km
4:15 h
383 m
375 m
Rocky paths, fantastic panoramas, vineyards, quiet side valleys, close to the Rhine, a castle and of course - the Loreley as the starting point and highlight.
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Hiking trail · Harz
Wege zum Brocken - Teufelsstieg
recommended route Difficulty moderate
5
23.3 km
7:00 h
813 m
1,014 m
Ca. 26 Kilometer lange Wanderung von Elend über den Brocken bis nach Bad Harzburg  
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Hiking trail · Ostfriesland
Ostfriesland-Wanderweg
Difficulty easy Open
92.8 km
22:12 h
74 m
76 m
In Ostfriesland erwartet Sie die flache und weite Landschaft, verziert durch Fehnkanäle und Windmühlen. Die Route führt vom grünen Binnenland bis zur schönen Küste.
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Hiking trail · Upper Lusatia
The “Oberlausitzer Bergweg” – an exploration tour in Germany’s smallest low mountain range
recommended route Difficulty moderate
4
113.8 km
31:37 h
2,300 m
2,353 m
The Upper Lusatian Mountain Trail will lead you straight through the south-easternmost corner of Saxony.
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Hiking trail · Swabian Alb
Wasserfallsteig Bad Urach
recommended route Difficulty moderate
101
10.3 km
3:15 h
510 m
510 m
The Urach waterfall alone is an experience, but when coupled with magnificent views from the rocky outcrops of Rutschenfelsen and the second, equally spectacular Gutersteiner waterfall, the whole tour becomes a must-see.
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Hiking trail · Allgäu
Crossing the "Nagelfluhkette"
Premium content Difficulty difficult
12
13.6 km
7:00 h
982 m
1,271 m
The famous Nagelfluh ridge hike offers impressive views and a rich natural landscape – a unique experience on the way from "Hochgrat" near Oberstaufen to "Mittag" near Immenstadt.
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Hiking trail · Spessart-Mainland
Spessartbogen
recommended route Difficulty moderate
4
89.6 km
28:39 h
1,937 m
1,864 m
herrliche Landschaftsblicke, spannende Entdeckungen, unvergessliche Momente Der Premiumwanderweg Spessartbogen erfüllt alle Ansprüche des Genusswanderers an ein unbekümmertes Wandern, führt über erlebnisreiche, gut markierte Naturwege und Pfade. Auf unterhaltsame Art und Weise schlägt er einen etwa 90 Kilometer langen Bogen zum Kinzigtal durch die einzigartige Waldlandschaft des hessischen Spessarts.

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Regental und Naturreservat "Teufelsgsperr by Sabine
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Der Wald ist voller Findlinge.
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Gedenkstein von 1944 an einen erschossenen Jäger.
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Schöner Pfad entlang des Regen.
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Beeindruckende Felsformationen.
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Schloss Hirschling.
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Nationalpark Eifel: Heimbach - mit Hunden by Conny
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When did you do this route? May 22, 2022
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Through the mystical "Bannwald" to the Zweribach waterfall by Dariusz
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