Berchtesgaden National Park, Berchtesgaden

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National Park
Established in 1978 to protect the Berchtesgaden Alps on the border with Austria, Berchtesgaden National Park touts a network of trails, including one that leads pilgrims to the Church of St. Bartholomew. Six information centers in the park provide maps, instructions, event calendars, and recommendations. The town of Berchtesgaden just outside the park is populated with hotels and a large tourist center. Don't miss Lake Königsseer, with the Watzmann mastiff reflected in its clear glacial waters. Before you head to Berchtesgaden, plan trip itinerary details with our user-friendly Berchtesgaden trip itinerary maker, to make sure you see all that Berchtesgaden has to offer, including Berchtesgaden National Park.
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  • The Hanging Bridge trail is about 2 hours roundtrip from the parking lot to the Bridge. One could easily do this with a Jog stroller, Kids on bikes, or walking kid-paced.  more »
  • Wonderful place. Great place for the wheels. But for those who are used to traveling by train. It is a kind of enclave of Bavaria in Austria. By car from Salzburg, only 1:00 in the scenic surroundings. Excellent hotels. We opted for the "Bavaria". Convenient, comfortable, nicely. The town itself is interesting, 2 Cathedral which is well worth a visit and see. Old wooden bridge. In just 30 minutes and you're at the Lake open qualifiers. This is a separate and bright tour page. Also near Oberzal'cberg-"Eagle's nest".
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  • This Park is simply incredible. I went with a friend to practice trailrunning and has spectacular trails. To be at the top of the Alps is a gift. Maps and signage are very accurate. All the infrastructure is a dream. We were in the height of summer and out of the most popular trails or is it noticed. There was a great row in the gondola that Yes, but it is organized with time and should not be a problem. I would a thousand times.
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