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.  


COVID Restrictions Update (as of 9 November)

Please note, that due to COVID restrictions, our guided tours schedule is limited. We do have a list of things to see and do on your own available at Alpine Adventures. The current requirements for all tour participants ages 6 years and older to take part in our guided tours are one of the following:

1) Proof of being fully vaccinated for at least 14 days.

2) Proof of recovery from having Covid-19 (at least 28 days old but no older than 6 months).

Please bring these documents with you as they often are checked at the attractions and restaurants. An FFP2 mask is required for guests age 12 and older, a regular official mask (not scarfs or buffs) for children 6-14 years, and 5 yrs and under have no mask requirement. The masks are available for purchase at Alpine Adventures. 

Lastly, the Luca App on your phone for registration and entry into the attractions and restaurants. This app is required for contact tracing. It makes checking into locations seamless. 



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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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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.
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Ettal Monastery

Schnapps and Cheese Tour. 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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Linderhof & Oberammergau

Visit the smallest of the three palaces built by King Ludwig II lies nestled amongst the mountains in the Graswang Valley. After, enjoy a walking tour of the Oberammergau village.

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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. 

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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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.

Hausberg Night Family Sledding

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.

Neuschwanstein Castle

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 see amazing vantage points as well as walk through the Pollat Gorge.


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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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One of our favorite tours is back! Enjoy a day visiting the small town of Garmisch-Partenkirchen, where Edelweiss Resort is located.
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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. 
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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. 
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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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Souvenir Online Gift Store

Looking for a unique souvenir or the perfect gift to treasure your time spent at Edelweiss Lodge and Resort? We've got you covered with some of the most popular Alpine Adventures souvenirs.