Edelweiss Lodge and Resort
Edelweiss Lodge and Resort

Guided Tours

The Germans have this amazing word: Wanderlust. It means a very strong, irresistible urge to travel. Chances are you know what this feels like. Treat your Wanderlust to one of our many guided day tours. The whole region is crawling with castles, gorges, monasteries and more. Our English-speaking tour guides get you to all the can’t-miss spots. And, you’ll enjoy the ride in comfort and style on our smooth, chauffeured shuttle buses.  Make sure to check out our tour policies when requesting a guided tour.  


Winter Partnach Gorge

 ​​​​​The Gorge is an exceptionally mystical and charming place. Any trip to Garmisch should include a visit to this must-see natural wonder.

Neuschwanstein / Füssen

NEW TOUR! This is what you think of when you think of a fairytale castle. Neuschwanstein Castle is a majestic icon recognized the world over. Following our stop to see the outside of Neuschwanstein we will journey to Füssen, known as the romantic soul of Bavaria, for a tour and free time for lunch.


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Innsbruck Austria

Not far from Garmisch lies the Austrian city of Innsbruck, the capital city of the federal state of Tirol in northern Austria and home of the 1964 and 1976 Winter Olympics. We also visit a famous glass blowing factory in Rattenberg. 


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Christmas Markets

The weeks leading up to the Christmas sees town squares all over Germany filled with festively decorated huts selling handcrafted goods and delicious food. Some of the country's best markets are located a short drive from Edelweiss Resort. Munich, Bad Tolz, and Innsbruck all have traditional markets to enjoy the festive atmosphere. 
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Austrian Night Sledding

Experience this unique and exciting way to have fun on the snow after the sun sets. Illuminated slopes, a cozy lodge and an exhilarating ride down make this an outing where you will laugh all the way down.

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Griesbräu Brewery

Bavaria is beer country. Only, here it’s called bier. Learn more about it direct from the cradle of beer civilization at this classic Bavarian brewery tour. Make sure to pay attention, there is a beer quiz at the end. 


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Ettal Monastery / Brotzeit

Beer and cheese. It’s an epicurean’s delight with a helping of history and culture mixed in. Visit the Ettal Monastery and the "Schaukäserei" cheese factory in the beautiful Ammergauer Alps.


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Horse and Carriage Ride

Check out life in the slow lane for a change. Taking a horse-drawn carriage ride is quaint, but a quintessential way to check out the sights around town.

Linderhof Castle

Visit the smallest of the three palaces built by King Ludwig II lies nestled amongst the mountains in the Graswang Valley.


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Dachau Concentration Camp

Opened in 1933 as the first regular concentration camp established by the National Socialist Party. You will visit an exhibit and learn the history of the camp. A sober but important experience. 


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Highline 179

One of our favorite tours is back! Take a stroll through 13th century Ehrenberg Castle Ruins as you witness dazzling views over the town of Reutte and the Austrian Alps. The bridge is over 114 meters above the valley floor. 

Summer Partnach Gorge

This mystical, charming natural wonder is a must-see on any trip to Garmisch-Partenkirchen. Enjoy it all year long, with a hike in the winter or summer.
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Alpine Coaster

It’s like a roller coaster built into a mountain. It’s fast-flying fun and full of beautiful sights the whole way up and back down. Over 8,500 feet long with over 70 curves makes for an exciting ride. 

Family Sled Night

Family-Friendly Activity! Just because the sun went down doesn't mean the action has to stop. Our Hausberg Lodge is equipped with a pool table, ping pong, ski movies, a full-service bar and more.

Kids' Night Out

Say you want to have a nice dinner for grownups only, even though you’re on vacation with your family. We’ve got just the thing. Kids’ Night Out is great for the whole family. Parents like some time on their own, and kids like the special programming and attention just for them. 
Snowsport Instruction

Winter here is a wonderland. You’ll find access to a private Alpine winter playground, right outside our door. From snowboarding and sledding to sipping après ski, our winter sports activities are easy to enjoy. We’ll help you get equipment, instruction and lift tickets to access all the fun. 

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Recreation Activities

The whole region is packed with destinations to climb and conquer. We’ve got your access to some experiences you won’t want to miss. From family activities, to mini golf to more exciting pursuits like paragliding and white water rafting. Your vacation can be as exciting or relaxing as you like. 

Area Attractions

Edelweiss Lodge and Resort is close to all kinds of sights you’ll want to see while on vacation. We sell tickets to many of the activities listed in this section which can save you time and money. Either take a guided tour or do some activities on your own. Either way, you will not be at a loss for things to do. 

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