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.  Some tours may still require a mask to enter. Please have one with you just in case. 
 

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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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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 Palace

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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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 somber but important experience. 

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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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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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Mittenwald

Nearby Mittenwald is considered one of the world’s premier violin centers. People from all over the world come here to study the skill of handcrafting violins. It makes an interesting day trip, especially if you’ve got an interest in classical music and craftsmanship. 
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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. 
 
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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.
 
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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.
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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. 


Activities
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. 

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Summer 2022 Tour Schedule

(May 1, 2022 - October 31, 2022 (All tours, prices, and schedules are subject to change)

 

 

Guided Tour

Time

Adults
(15 & up)

Child
(5 - 14)

Infant
(0 - 4)

Monday

Neuschwanstein Castle

0800 - 1700

$75

$35

$20

 

Griesbräu Brewery Tour

1815 - 2200

$49

Ages 16 & up

n/a

Tuesday

Alpine Coaster

1000 - 1400

$45

$25

$15

 

Ettal Monastery, Schnapps and Cheese

1030 - 1430

$39

$20

$10

 

Horse & Carriage Rides

1800 - 1900
1910 - 2010
2020 - 2120

$22

$20

$17

Wednesday

Partnach Gorge

0900 - 1300

$35

$20

$10

 

Mittenwald City Tour

1100 - 1500

$39

$20

$15

Thursday

Neuschwanstein Castle

0800 - 1700

$75

$35

$20

 

Ettal Monastery, Schnapps and Cheese

1030 - 1430

$39

$20

$10

 

Horse & Carriage Rides

1800 - 1900
1910 - 2010
2020 - 2120

$22

$20

$17

Friday

Linderhof Palace

0830 - 1330

$55

$35

$15

 

Kids Night Out (ages 5-12)**

1700 - 2200

$45 first child; $40 each additional sibling  
** Dinner included. Parents can go on Griesbräu Brewery Tour

 

Griesbräu Brewery Tour

1815 - 2200

$49

Ages 16 & up

n/a

Saturday

Neuschwanstein Castle

0800 - 1700

$75

$35

$20

 

Alpine Coaster

1000 - 1400

$45

$25

$15

 

Kids Night Out (ages 5-12)**

1700 - 2200

$45 first child; $40 each additional sibling  
** Dinner included. Parents can go on Griesbräu Brewery Tour

 

Horse & Carriage Rides

1800 - 1900
1910 - 2010
2020 - 2120

$22

$20

$17

Sunday

Dachau

0830 - 1700

$49

$29

$15

 

Partnach Gorge

0900 - 1300

$35

$20

$10

 

Alpine Coaster

1000 - 1400

$45

$25

 

 

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Winter 2022/2023 Tour Schedule

(November 1, 2022 - April 30, 2023 (All tours, prices, and schedules are subject to change)

 

Guided Tour

Time

Adults
(15 & up)

Child (5 - 14)

Infant
(0 - 4)

Monday

Neuschwanstein Castle 

0830 - 1730

$75

$35

$20

 

Griesbräu Brewery Tour

1815 - 2200

$49

Ages 16 & up

n/a

Tuesday

Ettal Monastery 

1030 - 1430

$39

$20

$15

 

Horse & Carriage Rides

1700 - 1800
1810 - 1910
1920 - 2020

$22

$20

$15

Wednesday

Partnach Gorge

0900 - 1300

$35

$20

$10

 

Mittenwald City Tour

1000 - 1500

$45

$20

$15

Thursday

Neuschwanstein Castle

0830 - 1730

$75

$35

$20

 

Ettal Monastery, Schnapps and Cheese

1030 - 1430

$39

$20

$15

 

Horse & Carriage Rides

1700 - 1800
1810 - 1910
1920 - 2020

$22

$20

$15

Friday

Linderhof Palace & Oberammergau

0900 - 1530

$60

$35

$20

 

Kids Night Out (ages 5-12)**

1700 - 2200

$45 first child; $40 each additional sibling  
** Dinner included. Parents can go on Griesbräu Brewery Tour

 

Griesbräu Brewery Tour

1815 - 2200

$49

Ages 16 & up

n/a

Saturday

Neuschwanstein Castle

0830 - 1730

$75

$35

$20

 

Kids Night Out (ages 5-12)**

1700 - 2200

$45 first child; $40 each additional sibling  
** Dinner included. Parents can go on Griesbräu Brewery Tour

 

Horse & Carriage Rides

1700 - 1800
1810 - 1910
1920 - 2020

$22

$20

$15

 

Griesbräu Brewery Tour

1815 - 2200

$49

Ages 16 & up

 

 

Hausberg Family Night Sledding

1800 - 2100

$10

$10

 

Sunday

Dachau

0830 - 1700

$55

$30

$20

 

Partnach Gorge

0900 - 1300

$35

$20

$10

 

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