Hiking in the Bavarian Alps
An unforgettable hiking holiday in Berchtesgaden and Lake Koenigssee
In the heart of the Bavarian Alps at the foot of the Watzmann mountain is where you will find your home base for your hiking holiday in Berchtesgaden. The Hotel EDELWEISS has the perfect location for easy access to many hiking trails and routes. Advanced as well as beginner hikers are sure to love a hiking holiday in Berchtesgaden. Walking sticks and backpacks can be rented free of charge from the Hotel EDELWEISS.
Thanks to Berchtesgadener Land's great location, it is possible to enjoy springtime hikes to the mountain's many cabins and guest houses. These cabins and guest houses open for the season earlier than in many other hiking regions. The hiking holiday season in Berchtesgaden begins around the end of April.
Hiking in the Berchtesgaden National Park
Approximately 20 minutes from the Hotel EDELWEISS is the Berchtesgaden National Park. A total of 230 km of hiking trails wind through the park's pristine natural surroundings. Take the opportunity to join one of the guided themed hikes on your next hiking holiday in Berchtesgaden. The park rangers know every secret nook and cranny of the nature preserve and can turn your hike into an unforgettable experience.
Discover Lake Koenigssee on numerous different trails
Lake Koenigssee offers many different hiking trails for beginners and advanced hikers. Hiking along paths with beautiful backdrops of Germany's clearest lakes and the majestic Watzmann mountain is surely a special experience. Beginner hikers and advanced pros alike will be rewarded for their hard work – a fascinating view of Lake Koenigssee awaits them at the end of almost every hike.
A healthy holiday with mountain hiking
Hiking through the mountains is not just a healthy, but also a soothing sport thanks to the wonderful Berchtesgaden Alps. Hiking produces the most benefits for the heart and circulatory system at an altitude of approximately 900m. Guests who are not up for hiking the entire mountain can ride the Obersalzberg or Jenner cable car up the mountain to enjoy the benefits of high-altitude hiking with great views.