Summer fun

When the sun shines from the cloudless sky, young and old are drawn into nature – and the Bavarian Forest with its ancient, dense forest, meadows full of flowers and the picturesque lakes is the ideal region for a summer vacation – regardless of the whether a short weekend trip, a whole week or more. 

Leave the stressful everyday life behind and enjoy the untouched nature in one of the most beautiful hiking areas in Germany. Rushing waterfalls, rippling torrents and a wonderful distant view of the Bavarian Forest (in favorable weather conditions even to the Alps) – here nature lovers and hiking fans get their money's worth. The well -developed network of hiking trails really has something to offer for everyone: from the demanding mountain hike to a leisurely stroll with the whole family.

Cycling, mountain biker couple on cycle trail in autumn forest. Mountain biking in autumn landscape forest. Man and woman cycling MTB flow uphill trail.

Summer time is beer garden time

Take a break in one of the many cozy beer gardens and enjoy a beer and the hearty, hearty delicacies of the region.

Active in the Bavarian Forest – on land and water

Hiking, cycling, camping, horse riding or swimming – idyllic landscapes, romantic castled and palaces and an exciting range of culture make the Bavarian Forest an unforgettable experience. 

A special kind of adventure is a tour by canoe or rubber dinghy. Explore the Bavarian Forest from different perspective, either on your own or book a guided tour.

Adventure for young and old

The Churpfalzpark in Loifling promises fun for the whole family. In the amusement park, numerous rides provide variety and the lovingly designed flower park transforms the entire site into a magical world. The wild garden in Furth im Wald is also a very special insider tip. A unique biotope with domestic animals extends over approx. 100,000m². In the associated underwater observation station you get an insight into the local fish pond.

Simply switch off – relax in summer in the Bavarian Forest

If you need a break from all the action, you can make yourself comfortable at one of the numerous lakes. A refreshment in the cool water, the warming sun on your stomach and just letting your mind wander, what could be nicer?

Open air cultural events

In summer you can also experience numerous festival performances in the Bavarian Forest. Historical and funny performances are performed on the stages in the open air.  A special highlight is the dragon stitch in Furth in the forest. Every year in August the oldest folk drama in Germany takes places there. 

Visit the Bavarian Forest and experience s summer full of untouched nature and unique culture.

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