Leisure opportunities in summer
Explore the numerous cleared paths through our magnificent scenery, either on your own or by joining an organised walking tour. Rafting is an exciting ride on wild waters. Tours with trained guides are available for both beginners and old hands.
Rowing on the romantic Lake Hintersee with its wonderful backdrop is a particular pleasure. You will find countless sports opportunities: rambling, mountaineering, cycling, mountain-biking, horse-riding, rafting, rowing, tennis, skittles, paragliding and many more. Children get to know nature by playing. Special outings teach them all about the features of the local environment.
The “Watzmann-Therme” centre offer a wide range of bathing and water pleasures for young and old. The 900m2 of water area at the Watzmann centre includes an 80-m slide, flume, children’s pools outside pools, brine pools and many other attractions. Mountaineering and climbs led by experienced guides are a very special experience in the mountains around Berchtesgaden.
Mountain-bikers and cyclists are in the right place. There are routes of all grades of difficulty, always in the most beautiful of natural surroundings. Riding schools and stables offer excellent rides in the immediate vicinity. You can also take a trip in a horse-drawn carriage, or in winter on a horse-drawn sledge.