©

Benediktbeuern trip planner

Create a fully customized
day-by-day itinerary for free

Itinerary Planner
+ Add destination
2 adults
Adults
- +
Teens
- +
Kids
- +
Close

Benediktbeuern

(4.8/5 based on 50+ reviews for 1 attraction)
Things to do: religious sites
Benediktbeuern is a municipality in the district of Bad Tölz-Wolfratshausen in Bavaria, Germany. The distance between Bichl and Benediktbeuern is only 2 kilometers, or 1.25 miles. The village has about 3,500 residents as of 2004.Benediktbeuern has a famous monastery, formerly belonging to the Benedictine Order, called Benediktbeuern Abbey, which was founded in about 739. Its name is well known because of the Carmina Burana manuscript found there in 1803 and subsequently set to music by Carl Orff. Since 1930 the Salesians of Don Bosco live in this monastery.Johann Wolfgang von Goethe visited Benediktbeuern during his third journey to Italy in 1786.Benediktbeuern has kept the structure of a traditional village near the Alps. It is possible to visit many places of interest from there in day-trips, and therefore it is a tourist resort. Many people commute to Penzberg, Wolfratshausen/Geretsried and Munich.Important traffic routes are the motorway from Munich to Garmisch-Partenkirchen and the state route 472 from east to west. Important public transport routes are the railway station of Benediktbeuern, where the train runs from Kochel to Munich in one hour, and the bus to Bad Tölz.
Plan your trip to Benediktbeuern and other Germany destinations using our handy Germany vacation builder.
Source
Create a full itinerary — for free!

Plan your trip to Benediktbeuern

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Where to stay in Benediktbeuern

Browse hundreds of hotels and read guest reviews on the world's leading online travel agency website.
CHECK IN - CHECK OUT
Millions of travel reviews
on TripAdvisor

Extend your holiday

Visit top cities near Benediktbeuern:
Nature, winter sports, sightseeing
Visit for: 4 daysStart a plan »
Religious sites, sightseeing, winter sports
Visit for: 3 daysStart a plan »
Historic sites, nature, museums
Visit for: 2 daysStart a plan »
Nature
Visit for: 2 daysStart a plan »
Sightseeing, trails
Visit for: 2 daysStart a plan »

Recently planned trips to Upper Bavaria

15 days in Germany BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA April, popular PREFERENCES: April ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 29 days in Europe BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA June, popular PREFERENCES: June ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 15 days in Europe BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE June, popular PREFERENCES: June ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 6 days in Germany BY A USER FROM NAMIBIA February, romantic, popular PREFERENCES: February, romantic ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 26 days in Europe BY A USER FROM INDONESIA June, popular PREFERENCES: June ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 29 days in Europe BY A USER FROM INDONESIA March, popular PREFERENCES: March ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 35 days in Europe BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 35 days in Europe BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA July, popular PREFERENCES: July ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 35 days in Europe BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA July, popular PREFERENCES: July ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 23 days in Europe BY A USER FROM CANADA August, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: August, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 14 days in Europe BY A USER FROM KUWAIT June, kids, culture, relaxing, romantic, popular PREFERENCES: June, kids, culture, relaxing, romantic ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 12 days in Europe BY A USER FROM KUWAIT June, kids, relaxing, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, kids, relaxing ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium
View more plans

Inspirock Trip Planner in the News