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The most beautiful hiking regions in Germany

Our bestselling hike tours in Germany

Discover the most beautiful spots in the country on foot



We have the Ice Age to thank for numerous bathing opportunities and the beautiful scenic attractions of the Alpine foothills. But this region in southern Germany also offers many interesting cultural attractions - such as the historical treasures of the Celts and Romans or impressive views of the Austrian and Swiss Alps.

Viewpoint on the Arnsberg, with a view of a village, fields and forests


Enjoyment and cosiness characterise the blue and white chequered region of southern Germany and also attract many of our hiking guests to Bavaria. Traditional inns, glistening lakes and impressive mountain panoramas - that pretty much sums up what you can expect on your next hiking holiday in southern Germany.

The Schachenhaus with flowers in the foreground and steep meadows and rocky mountain slopes in the background

Hiking in Central Germany

In Germanys Center

Germany's centre makes the hearts of hiking enthusiasts beat faster: picturesque landscapes and culturally interesting towns alternate and offer visitors an interesting hiking holiday programme. Enjoy the spirit of bygone times and be inspired by marvellous views.

Hikers in front of Katz Castle in a misty morning mood

Hiking in Northern Germany

The north of Germany

A landscape could hardly be more diverse! The north of Germany shines not only with its long, white, sandy beaches. Hike through dense forests to rugged cliffs and spend the evening strolling on waterfront promenades.

The harbour of Althagen

Walking holidays for families in Germany

Travelling with CHILDREN

Germany offers both for kids and adults the perfect conditions for a wonderful walking holiday. Our family-friendly routes, accommodation and varied experiences guarantee an unforgettable holiday for the whole family.

Hiker and son in front of Lake Spitzingsee

Questions and answers about hiking holidays in Germany

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The diverse hiking regions in Germany offer from spring to autumn a wonderful active experience in the soothing nature.

Whether in Southern GermanyCentral Germany or in the hiking regions in Northern Germany – the multifaceted hiking paths in Germany offer a wonderful variety and lots of hiking moments to enjoy.

Many of our hiking tours in Germany are also ideal for hiking with a dog. The route of these active tours is guaranteed dog-friendly and the hotels and accommodations are paw-friendly as well.

There are a total of 51 UNESCO World Heritage Sites in the hiking country Germany. Ten of these are cross-border or transnational. The UNESCO World Heritage Sites include for example the Cologne Cathedral, the park and the Sanssouci Palace, the Pergamon Museum and the Porta Nigra.

Germany offers plenty of culinary delicacies and specialties that should not be missed during your hiking holiday. Whether a Bavarian Weißwurst (white sausage) with pretzels, Thuringian bratwurst, Swabian dumplings, Königsberger Klopse, a herring fillet with boiled potatoes or cheese specialties from the Allgäu – there will be loads of culinary enjoyment when hiking in Germany.

When hiking in Germany you will discover the most beautiful places and regions by foot. Explore the Altmühltal, the beautiful region around the Zugspitze or the wonderful hiking paths in Central Germany such as the Rheinsteig Trail or the Moselsteig Trail at your own pace. Numerous cultural and culinary highlights await you along the route.

Walking holidays with Eurohike - your advantages

Perfectly organized hiking tours

In Eurohike hiking vacations, you enjoy that extra level of service and comfort. From start to finish, our Eurohike travel specialists plan and organize your active vacation, giving you even more time to enjoy your active getaway. During your hiking tour, you can focus worry-free on what truly matters: the joy of hiking with your loved ones.

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Hikers at Lake Kaltern

Comprehensive guidance from our travel specialists

Our experienced travel specialists are available to assist you at any time, both during the selection of your tour and throughout the booking process. Your wishes and concerns are our top priority, ensuring that your journey becomes the most beautiful time of the year.

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Team Eurobike & Eurohike

Well-prepared travel information and route descriptions

All guests receive a comprehensive information package with detailed walking maps and travel documents including tips and information on culture, cuisine, country and people - tailored to the respective region and requirements of the individual walking tour. Every year, we review the route meticulously, and continually develop new variations that provide even more insights into the land and culture.

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Hiking in the Dachstein Mountains

Accommodations with feel-good factor

After a wonderful day of cycling, you will be welcomed in our carefully selected accommodations in the evening. We choose our accommodations with care and consideration, always with a focus on their special orientation towards active vacationers and opportunities for evening relaxation. You'll experience that extra level of comfort on our charming hiking tours, where you can enjoy even more feel-good facilities and an added touch of indulgence.

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Finca Son Palou in Majorca

Hiking without luggage

With us, you'll enjoy the most comfortable form of active vacation. Eurohike transports your luggage to the next accommodation every day. Leave the hotel in the morning with ease, and by evening, your bags will already be waiting at the next lodging. Experience a completely carefree hiking adventure across Europe with our luggage transfer!

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Bavaria's royal castles

Personal on-site support

Our Eurohike original tours are characterized above all by the personal touch for which we have been known for many years. For our original tours, you will be personally welcomed by our team members at the arrival destination. In an informational meeting, all details about the tour and the itinerary will be explained. Our on-site team is also available for tips and recommendations.

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Information talk on site

Exploring the most beautiful routes with our on Tour-App

We invest a lot of time and effort in crafting our routes and meticulously review them regularly. Thanks to the Eurobike & Eurohike on Tour app, navigating the most beautiful cycling routes in Europe becomes child's play, ensuring you don't miss any of the highlights along the way.

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Hikers in Riva on Lake Garda with App

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