Known as ‘the green roof of Europe’, the Bavarian Forest will enchant you with its impressive landscape and range of hiking options. This cross-border area stretches from Upper Franconia, through the Upper Palatinate to Lower Bavaria, Bohemia and Austria. You can discover real treasures while hiking between these many inviting destinations: marvel at the jagged peaks of striking mountain ranges striving towards the sky. Be enchanted by ice-age relics, where rare animals and plants find their home. Or embark on a fantastic journey through mystical moors, along rushing rivers and glacial lakes. All these wonderful natural spectacles await in the Bavarian Forest!
Embark on a magnificent tour and discover the Bavarian Forest!
With its 1,456 metre high summit, the Arbermassiv area of our Großer Arber is an especially attractive place for a hike. You’ll have plenty of chances to discover the beauty of ‘Europe’s green roof’ and embark on exciting tours. Whether you fancy a gentle walk or a challenging day of hiking on one of the many Goldsteig paths, the many facets of the Bavarian Forest and our Großer Arber are sure to enchant you.