Panormaic views of up to 200 kilometers can be enjoyed by those visiting the Eagle's nest (1,834m / 6,017ft) - Its construction ordered by Martin Bormann, the so-called Eagle's Nest teahouse was offered to Adolf Hitler on the occasion of his 50th birthday with the aim of using it for representation purposes for official guests.
Open until Nov 3rd 2019
For those who prefer getting a little closer to nature and exploring spectacular mountain scenery, becoming familiar with the well-marked trails in the Berchtesgadener Land is a must
Notable authors of travelogues, as well as novelists, artists, botanists, explorers and adventurers all raved about the appeal of the Berchtesgaden Alps. There are many ways of taking pleasure in this spectacle: for example by car on panoramic roads or merely by strolling around almost any part of the Berchtesgadener Land area.
The entire area welcomes campers at designated campsites for tents, trailers and motorhomes.
You cannot imagine how diverse the Berchtesgadener Land and its surroundings are. It offers numerous possibilities for the outdoor enthusiast: Experience hiking of every level with impressive viewpoints round the National Park scenery. The Berchtesgadener Land is spectacular and unrivalled in its variety.
Surrounded by towering rock cliffs, the lake - emerald green and silent - is set in one of the most impressive landscapes in Germany
Visiting the most innovative adventure centre for salt mining in the world, you can become part of an entirely new and modern experience below the earth's surface
The Watzmann Therme Spa
It offers swimming fun for the whole family in an attractive environment. Here you can experience the element of curative water in all its forms. Be it for fun, exercise, relaxation or health, the Watzmann Therme Spa's waters are a perfect place to spend some time
Berchtesgaden National Park Area
The only National Park in the German Alps with its varied landscapes and breathtaking beauty is to be found in the Berchtesgadener Land. Here visitors can experience nature, learn about environmental protection while exploring this unspoiled reserve on well-marked hiking trails
The Watzmann mountain (2.713 m / about 9000 ft) - is the superstar of the "Berchtesgadener Land" as it towers above the valleys below
'Liquid bread' as the Bavarians often lovingly refer to it, the typically German beverage was - apart from the more commonly drunk wine - consumed in the Berchtesgadener Land as early as 1510
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