A couple of skis, shoes and sticks. That's all you need for cross-country skiing. You can find the most beautiful cross-country skiing routes in Bavaria here.
Immerse yourself in a journey back in time and discover the traces of medieval history which can still be found in many places in Bavaria, even today.
From Munich to the peaks of Upper Bavaria – entirely free of weekend traffic, but lots of relaxing before and after the journey. Anything is possible with the train. Our hikes begin and end at different stations in the area. The trails, which vary in difficulty, are recommended by experienced hikers: we have made the selection together with a team from the mountaineering magazine, Bergsteiger.
Rain, cold or just don’t feel like going outside? Your next indoor adventure is only a train ride away.
When it comes to climbing and bouldering, concentration plays an important role alongside strength and technique. This is why these types of sports are ideal for freeing the mind. Bavaria offers a selection of activities for those with a head for heights.
Travelling alone? Solo travellers can experience nature and enjoy the quiet on these hiking trips.
There is only one thing that helps on hot days: jumping in cold water. Whether you enjoy sports such as stand-up paddling, a little bit of action while surfing, spending some leisurely time by the lake or simply in the lido – Bavaria’s got you covered.
Summer, sun and sunshine – is there a better time for a spontaneous trip with the entire family? Whether you want to go wild, have an adventure or take a refreshing dip – these seven destinations with children in Bavaria will be sure to make their faces light up.
Follow the trail of the Blue Rider group by rail through Upper Bavaria and visit the workshops of the famous artists Marc, Kandinsky, etc.
India? Bavaria! You don't have to travel to the other side of the globe if you want to go on a yoga break. There is also plenty on offer for beginners and experts in yoga hotels in Bavaria.
Click! Trip tips for particularly beautiful Bavarian photo locations.
With these tips, you can do something good for yourself in just a few steps.
Not all ice cream is created equal. Very special refreshments await you in these Bavarian ice cream parlours.
Architectural highlights that feature more than pretty walls and sophisticated floor plans – six trip tips (not just) for architecture aficionados.
Next stop: architectural highlight. These Bavarian stations are more than just a starting point for your journey – they are worth a visit in themselves.
Far and wide there's no sea in sight – and yet you still want to feel as if you were at a beach paradise? No problem in Bavaria. You can take a dip in these rivers and lakes.
These five methods are an extremely pleasant way to reach the peak – breathtaking views are included.
The real Bavaria is more than simply dancing on the tables at Oktoberfest and men in lederhosen. Real Bavarians therefore shouldn't miss out on the chance to experience these six traditions.
Are you looking for a truly different place to stay the night? Bavaria has plenty of them. They will make even sleeping an experience.
Take a trip to the water by rail. You don't need a coastline to enjoy a day by the water.
Not scared of heights? Then please read on. Here are five trip tips for those who have set their sights high when travelling by rail.
You don't have to make it all the way to Santiago de Compostela – these legs of the Bavarian pilgrimage route are perfect for a day's hike.
Whether you're looking for an unusual souvenir or are wanting to let your creative juices flow and design something yourself – these four places are renowned for their arts and crafts tradition – and can be reached conveniently by rail.
Between the Alps and the limes (the limits of the Roman Empire) – the history of Ancient Rome comes to life in these corners of Bavaria.
These five Bavarian theatres are anything but ordinary – and are very easy to reach by train.
Pigs, sheep and cows? Forget it! There are some really unusual creatures in Bavaria. You can find out where here.
Whether you're just killing time until your train, want to relax for a short while or would like to treat yourself to a couple of hours of time-out – there's a lot of choice around Bavaria's stations.
Without a doubt – King Ludwig's fairy-tale castle, Neuschwanstein, is a must-see. But Bavaria has plenty more to offer.
Anyone who travels by train rather than car is doing something good for the environment. These trip tips will ensure even more green enjoyment.
Travelling to the camp site by rail? No problem. Since you don't need to bring a tent or a caravan with you when visiting these camp sites. The best thing is that there's something for everyone on this list – from camping novices to experienced outdoor fans.
Time for a change of perspective – because Bavaria has plenty to offer under the surface as well.
Get to know a completely different side of Bavaria and have a change of perspective – from up in the air.
Spring is around the corner – what are you waiting for? We explain when the right time is for an outing.