Best trails in Germany

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Ready to check out the best trails in Germany? AllTrails has 5,895 great hiking trails, running trails, mountain biking trails and more, with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers, and nature lovers like you. Whether you're looking for the best trails in Nationalpark Sächsische Schweiz or Berchtesgaden National Park - we've got you covered. If you're looking for great state park trails check out Naturpark Hohes Venn-Eifel in North Rhine-Westphalia or Naturpark Pfälzerwald in Rhineland-Palatinate. Or for some great local park options, check out Friedhof Ohlsdorf near , Hamburg or Eiszeitliches Wildgehege Neandertal near Erkrath, North Rhine-Westphalia. Ready for some activity? There are 3,723 moderate trails in Germany ranging from 0.9 to 1957.8 miles and from 0 to 9,678 feet above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
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Map of trails in Germany
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#1 - Rotweinwanderweg
Altenahr, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
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Length: 24 mi • Est. Multi-day
This trail in the Ahr Valley, an area famous for its red wines, is one of Germany's most popular. Its winding path through old ruins and vineyards make it a magical journey. Pass through lush forests Show more
#2 - Zugspitze über Höllental
Grainau, Bavaria, Germany
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Length: 12.3 mi • Est. 10 h 8 m
This is Germany’s highest summit, the Zugspitze, up the Höllental (Valley of Hell) route. This route has everything you could want: a spectacular gorge, tunnels, Alpine hut, hanging valley, glacier, VShow more
#3 - Feldbergsteig
Black Forest
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Length: 8 mi • Est. 4 h 26 m
This premium hiking trail crosses and surrounds the Feldberg massif. Thus it is guaranteed that the route changes the landscape at regular intervals, so that boredom never arises. This hike starts in Show more
#4 - Neuschwanstein Castle
Schwangau, Bavaria, Germany
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Length: 2.9 mi • Est. 1 h 41 m
The Neuschwanstein Castle is one of the most famous castles in the world. It hosts over a million visitors a year and has been open to the public since 1886. The castle is a 19th-century Romanesque ReShow more
#5 - Kamerspitz und Kramersteig Loop
Naturschutzgebirge Ammergebirge
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Length: 10.3 mi • Est. 6 h 59 m
Kramerspitz is just north of the town of Garmisch-Partenkirchen. Park in the lot on Zur Maximilianshöhe and head east on the Kramerplateauweg. The route is relatively challenging but offers fantastic Show more
#6 - Der Traumpfad: München nach Venedig
Munich, Bavaria, Germany
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Length: 381.9 mi • Est. Multi-day
This trail is part of a multi day long hike, from Munich to Venice, starting at Marienplatz and ending at St. Mark's Square, along the Der Traumpfad or the "dream tour". It was designed in 1974 by LudShow more
#7 - From Königssee to Kärlingerhaus am Funtensee
Berchtesgaden National Park
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Length: 12.3 mi • Est. 7 h 45 m
This route actually starts with a boat tour over the Königsee, because only then can you reach the starting point St-Bartholomä. From here you follow an ancient riverside path, which leads for about 2Show more
#8 - Zugspitze from Garmisch-Partenkirchen Via Ferrata
Naturschutzgebiet Schachen and Reintal
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Length: 12.9 mi • Est. Multi-day
The 2,962 meter high Zugspitze is a mountain of superlatives. As the highest elevation in Germany, the summit offers an incredible 360 ° panoramic view of the surrounding Alpine landscape. This route Show more
#9 - Eifelsteig Stage 4: Einruhr to Gemünd
Nationalpark Eifel
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Length: 13.4 mi • Est. 6 h 44 m
The fourth stage of the Eifelsteig begins in Einruhr and has beautiful views of Eifel Lake. The route eventually leads into Eifel National Park and past Urftsee dam. This stage then leaves the NationaShow more
#10 - Danube Cycle Path Stage 8: Passau to Linz
Passau, Bavaria, Germany
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Length: 59.9 mi • Est. Multi-day
Danube Cycle Path Stage 8: Passau to Linz is a 59.9 mile moderately trafficked point-to-point trail located near Passau, Bavaria, Germany that features a lake and is rated as moderate. The trail offerShow more
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