Berchtesgaden

Germany

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Berchestgaden
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Berchestgaden view
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Berchestgaden street
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Berchtesgaden Town Centre
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Berchtesgaden Gardens
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Inghams winner of Best Royal Heritage Tour Operator Award
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Lake Königssee in the Berchtesgaden National Park
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Berchtesgaden, Greenary
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Mountain and lake view
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Mountain Valley
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Mountain view from Terrace
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Mountain view
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Waterfall view
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Berchtesgaden, Town View
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Berchtesgadener Land, St. Bartholomew's Church on Lake Königssee
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Sunken hut Berchtesgaden national park, Königssee lake

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An alpine jewel with a fascinating history

Set against the stunning backdrop of the iconic Watzmann mountain, this charming and historic town lies in the heart of the Germany’s Bavarian Alps, close to the Austrian border. Situated in a gorgeous alpine setting, the area is popular for hiking and mountain biking, but also has a fascinating history which attracts many visitors each year. Hitler’s Eagle’s Nest and the World War II Centre on the Obersalzberg mountain are popular local excursions. The narrow streets in Berchtesgaden’s pretty pedestrian zone are lined with pastel-coloured listed buildings in alpine style and filled with restaurants, cafés and souvenir shops. The locals are proud to preserve their Bavarian traditions and customs, and showcase typical Bavarian music and dancing at weekly events in the town centre. Beautiful Lake Königssee with its boat excursions, lakeside restaurants and walks is just 15 minutes away by free local bus.

Accommodation

Alpenhotel Fischer

With spacious rooms and a lovely terrace with panoramic views, it is a 15 minutes' walk from the heart of Berchtesgaden.

From
£ 579 per person
Hotel Kronprinz

The Alpenhotel Kronprinz enjoys splendid panoramic views of the Berchtesgaden mountain ranges and the iconic Watzmann mountain from its elevated setting 10 minutes’ walk from the town centre and 15-20 minutes' walk to the bus stop to access local attractions.

From
£ 539 per person
Hotel Vier Jahreszeiten

Dating back to 1876, this historic three star hotel is a perfect base for exploring this delightful region.

 

From
£ 899 per person
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