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Bavarian Forest

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Resorts 8.1
Ski Areas 7.8
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Bavarian Forest
Highest point: 1,456 m
Lowest point: 793 m
Lifts in total: 41
Tow lifts: 33
Chair lifts: 7
Gondola lift: 1
Pistes in total: 56 km
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Ski holidays Bavarian Forest - ski and winter fun for young and old!

The Bavarian Forest is central Europe's largest forest with 6,000 km² of wooded area. In 1970 the national park Bavarian Forest was created which, together with the Bohemian Forest, forms the largest coherent forestal nature reserve in central Europe with a total span of 900 km². Besides of the Alpine region, this region is also known for its affinity to winter sports. Families in particular will find exactly what they are looking for here. Those who prefer not to explore the Bavarian Forest on skis can also go on a romantic horse-drawn sleigh ride. The lovely castles and monasteries of the Bavarian Forest are definitively worth while a visit. Numerous restaurant and quaint huts, which offer both regional and international culinary highlights, should also be high on your list of to-do's. Bischofsmais – skiing fun and relaxation against a marvelous winter backdrop!


The renowned and state approved health resort Bischofsmais with its approx. 3,200 inhabitants is found in the lower Bavarian region of Regen in the middle of the natural park of the Bavarian Forest. The town was formerly dominated by agriculture. With its unique forest landscapes and hills, the area is known today for its large selection of ski and toboggan runs, an extensive cross-country network and diverse hiking trails. The many beautiful …
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The climatic spa resort Bodenmais is situated in midst of the Bavarian Forest at approx. 689 m altitude, directly at the foot of the "Großer Arber", with 1,456 m the highest mountain in Bavaria outside the Alpine region. The history of mining dominates the resort. As early as the 15th century the area was well-known for silver mining. Later on the first glass factories appeared. During the past decades, Bodenmais has developed to become …
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The climatic spa resort Lam is located in region Lamer Winkel, idyllically embedded in the valley between the mountains Arber and Osser, Kaitersberg and Hohenbogen. In the picturesque resort centre with its church St. Ulrich, the park and some nice inns, you can let yourself go an relax to the fullest. During the 15th century, the area profited largely from the local silver and copper mining. A local mine ("Fürstenzeche") which was closed back …
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The state-recognised resort town of Neukirchen with its districts of Pürgl and Obermühlbach lies in the midst of the magnificent forest landscape of the Bavarian Forest. The town did not receive this title for nothing, as the climate here is particularly healthy. Enjoy it on a walk through the beautiful winter landscape! Or go on excursions within the charming holiday region of St. Englmar, which also includes the St. Englmar winter sports …
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The community Neureichenau is surrounded by a charming mountain and forest landscape. Its idyllic location in the midst of the Bavarian Forest and at the foot of the Dreisessel mountain (1,312 m) makes the village an ideal holiday destination for travellers who are looking for quiet and relaxation. Numerous cross-country tracks, curling lanes, toboggan runs, a snow tubing lift, and a variety of winter hiking trails, that lead up to the …
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Close to the Austrian border, about 30 km east of the "three-river city" of Passau, lies the small resort of Sonnen. Due to its location in the border triangle of Germany-Austria-Czech Republic, the hamlet with 1,500 inhabitants offers the best conditions for a varied holiday in the midst of a great landscape. The geographical triad of Sonnen, Breitenberg and Wegscheid, which together form the Wegscheid Land, offers many cultural sights and …
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Holidays between mountains, forests and lakes - the climatic health resort of Waldmünchen offers a wide range of activities for the whole family. The idyllic Waldmünchen is located directly on the border of the Czech Republic and reflects back on centuries of tradition. Traces of the past are reflected in the medieval structures, churches, chapels and ancient crafts. The spectacular history of Waldmünchen can be experienced up close in the …
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