Places & Regions

Heidelstein in the Nature reserve Lange Rhön

Bavarian Rhön Mountains


Land of open distances – Located in the border triangle of Hesse-Bavaria-Thuringia, the UNESCO biosphere reserve of the Rhön Mountains offers sweeping views over rolling mountain peaks.

Ettaler Weidmoos Nature Reserve

Ammergau Alps Nature Park


Nature & culture in harmony: The beautiful Ammergau Alps Nature Park is part of the largest contiguous nature reserve in Bavaria – the Ammergau Alps.

Säulenwandelhalle in the Bad Steben Spa park

Bayerisches Staatsbad Bad Steben

Bad Steben

Romantic, natural, healthy – Bayerisches Staatsbad Bad Steben lies on the border with Thuringia in the middle of the low mountain landscape of the Nature Park Frankenwald.

Dachau Palace and Court Garden

Dachau & Dachau District


Just to the north of Munich you can find the town of Dachau that is more than 1200 years old and, as a large district town, has numerous tourist attractions and a large range of cultural activities, and lends itself as a starting point for journeys of discovery through the varied Dachauer Land.

Weltenburg Abbey embedded in the Danube’s loop

District of Kelheim


“Bavaria’s Heart” – Altmühl / Danube / Hallertau – Between the Nature Park Altmühltal to the north, the hilly Hopfenland Hallertau to the south and the rugged landscape of the Bavarian Jura to the east, the holiday region of “Bayerns Herzstück” (“Bavaria’s Heart”) in the district of Kelheim awaits guests with its special diversity.

Landscape near Oberstdorf



The most southernly village in Germany, Oberstdorf, is situated in an idyllic location in a valley basin at 815m.


Chiemsee alpine region

Bernau am Chiemsee

The fascinating mountain world of the region can be discovered on various hiking trails and using mountain railways. In addition to the refreshing mountain and sea air, natural remedies such as peat or iodised thermal brine are synonymous with healthy living in the region.

Baroque Cistercian abbey Fürstenfeldbruck

District of Fürstenfeldbruck


Love of culture at the gates of Munich – Around 30 kilometres west of the state capital of Munich extends the historic and idyllic old town of Fürstenfeldbruck and its district of the same name.