Walking Across Europe is superb so get on your walking boots to see the region at its very best and really get away from it all.
From exhilarating mountain hikes to relaxed strolls through valleys and wetland nature reserves, Oberammergau’s wealth of well-signed paths and easy-to-follow trails make it a great choice for walkers everywhere. One of Germany’s most picturesque regions: rolling hills, snow-capped peaks, turquoise lakes, lush green meadows allow Germany to show off its beautiful countryside and mountainous scenery.
Impressive monasteries, regal palaces, onion-domed churches, pretty frescoes houses give the more relaxed approach to this holiday a lot more beauty and continue its overarching theme of German elegance.
Choose this superb walking with lush valleys, deep forests, shimmering mountain lakes, colourful wild flowers. On a well signed paths it will be easy for you to follow trails, that lead to panoramic mountain restaurants. There are different walking levels for any goer. You’ll be staying in friendly, family-run 3-star hotels with steam baths, sauna or jacuzzis. It’s outstanding value for money.
Saturday – Arrive in Oberammergau
Sunday – Villages of the Ammer Valley 9km/6mi/3hr or 16km/9mi/4hr
Monday – Mountains and Monastery Walk 12km/8mi/3hr or 14km/9mi/4hr
Tuesday – Lake Staffelsee 12km/3.5hr or 18km/5hr or 22km/6hr
Wednesday – Free day: A day off from walking: Maybe take the local bus to Mad King Ludwig’s fairytale castle of Neuschwanstein – breathtaking setting on a rocky outcrop. This day is for you to enjoy as you like… so enjoy!
Thursday – Sonnenberg Ridge Walk 13km/9mi/4hr or 17km/12mi/6hr
Friday – Linderhof Palace 6km/4mi/1.5hr or 13km/8mi/3.5hr
Saturday – Leave Oberammergau
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