Excursion destinations in and around Bad Reichenhall

Located in the center of the Berchtesgadener Land, Bad Reichenhall is the ideal point of departure for a variety of activities. We would like to present a couple of destinations to you - just click on the links below:


» Excursion destinations in Bad Reichenhall and the Berchtesgadener Land

» Excursion destinations in the Salzburger Land



You will find a wide variety of fascinating hiking and mountain tours around Bad Reichenhall: ruggedly picturesque cirques, lonely mountaintops and gentle valleys that will reward you with sensational views.


On the following pages, you will find further information about popular hiking and mountain destinations:

Bad Reichenhall

» Hochstaufen mountain tour

» Hochschlegel-Dreisesselberg combi-tour

» Waxriessteig Predigtstuhl

» Zwieselalm mountain tour


Berchtesgadener Land

» Via the Blaueis glacier up the Schärtenspitze

» From Lake Königssee to the Kärlingerhaus at Lake Funtensee

» Königsbachalm and Gotzentalalm

» Hohes Brett via Brettgabel

» Schellenberger Eishöhle (ice cave)

» Schneibsteinhaus mountain tour

» Untersberg Toni-Lenz-Hütte

» For rainy days: DAV Kletterhalle (indoor climbing wall) at Strub




A paragliding tandem flight is almost obligatory for a holiday in Bad Reichenhall. From spring to autumn, you can experience the breathtaking spectacle of the Berchtesgaden Alps. From his most impressive perspective: from the air.


» Paragliding with Christian Lobensommer




Many mountain viewpoints in the Berchtesgadener Land can be easily reached by cable car, car or bus. For families, this is often the best way of traveling in order to enjoy the mountain peaks and their view to the full.


Below you find an overview of the most beautiful mountains in Bad Reichenhall and the Berchtesgadener and Salzburger Land:


Bad Reichenhall

» Predigtstuhlbahn cable car


Berchtesgadener and Salzburger Land

» Kehlsteinhaus (Eagles Nest) Berchtesgaden

» Jennerbahn cable car Königssee

» Hirscheckbahn cable car Ramsau

» Roßfeld-Panorama Road

» Obersalzbergbahn cable car

» Gaisberg near Salzburg

» Untersbergbahn cable car near Salzburg




Explore the great diversity of the Berchtesgadener Land on family-friendly or high-alpine hiking trails. Fresh mountain lakes, peaceful valleys, blooming alpine meadows, crystal clear glacier streams and spraying waterfalls create idyllic moments and unforgettable views.

Bad Reichenhall

» Lake Thumsee near Bad Reichenhall

» Aschauerklamm, Schneizelreuth

» Weißbachschlucht


Berchtesgadener Land

» Lake Königssee, St. Bartholomä

» Lake Hintersee near Ramsau

» Almbachklamm and Kugelmühle, Marktschellenberg

» Wimbachklamm Ramsau

» Lake Funtensee in the Berchtesgaden National Park




No matter if in winter or summer - you can either have fun with the entire family or enjoy a day by yourself in a relaxed atmosphere.


You will find just what is right for you in the wide range of public and family pools, indoor pools, swimming lakes and spas:


» Naturbad Aschauerweiher (natural pool) – Bischofswiesen

» Schornbad – Berchtesgaden, Königssee

» Staufenbad – Aufham-Anger

» Freibad Marzoll (public pool) – Marzoll

» Freibäder (public pools) in Teisendorf and Neukirchen

» Erlebnisbad (water park) Ainring



» Lake Thumsee near Bad Reichenhall

» Seebad (Lake swimming pool) Höglwörth

» Abtsdorfer See near Laufen



» Rupertustherme – Bad Reichenhall

» Watzmanntherme– Berchtesgaden




Particularly on days when the weather is not so great, numerous museums and adventure worlds in and around Bad Reichenhall offer a rich variety to compensate the manifold nature experiences. Apart from documental and historic exhibitions, especially the young family members will get their money's worth in the Salzbergwerk Berchtesgaden (Salt Mine), in the natural park center "Haus der Berge" in Berchtesgaden, in the Heimatmuseum (Museum of Local History) and in the Alte Saline (Old Salt Works) in Bad Reichenhall as well as in the Haus der Natur (Natural History Museum) in Salzburg.


Bad Reichenhall

» Alte Saline Bad Reichenhall

» Schloss Marzoll

» Bad Reichenhall Casino


Berchtesgadener and Salzburger Land

» Salzbergwerk Berchtesgaden

» Salzheilstollen (Healing Salt Mine) Berchtesgaden

» Dokumentation Obersalzberg

» Heimatmuseum (Museum of Local History) Schloss Adelsheim

» Königliches Schloss (Royal Castle) Berchtesgaden

» Bergbaumuseum (Mining Museum) Achtal

» Lokwelt (World of Locomotives) Freilassing

» Enzian Brennerei (distillery) Grassl

» Mozartstadt Salzburg

» Haus der Natur Salzburg

» Haus der Berge in Berchtesgaden