Surrounding Area

Hiking:
hiking is very famous in the area and you have hundreds of trails to choose from as well as countless mountain peaks to conquer. The top of Oberaudorfs Brünnstein provides a wonderful view to the Inn Valley, the Kaiser Mountains in Austria and the Zillertal Glacier. In Brannenburg you can take a funicular to the top of Wendelstein, observe the beautiful view all the way to Italy, then hike down the mountain.

Golf:
there are many golf courses within half an hours drive. One of the most beautiful golf courses in Austria is Ellmau at the foot of the Wilder Kaiser mountains, 27 holes and only 25 minutes away, www.wilder-kaiser.com. Other golf courses nearby are as follows: Walchsee, www.moarhof.at, 14 km, Kössen, www.golfclub-koessen.at, 21 km, Reit im Winkl, www.gcreit.de, 26km, Maxlrain, www.golfclubmaxlrain.de, 39km, Feldkirchen-Westerham, www.gc-mangfalltal.de, 55km

Tennis:
Oberaudorf has a tennis center with indoor and outdoor courts, www.tennisland-wilder-kaiser.de

Swimming:
here are many mountain lakes to choose from and one of the nicest is right at our doorstep.  Luegsteinsee lake is directly over the road. Hechtsee lake just over the boarder in Austria is also very popular.

Waterskiing:
we are very lucky to have a cable waterskiing lake close by. In summer there will also be floodlights provided, www.wakeboard-kiefersfelden.de

Sailing:
on the biggest lake in Bavaria, the Chiemsee you can rent a sailing boat or learn how to sail, www.chiemsee-alpenland.de

Paragliding:
is very popular here. You can choose from two schools in the area that offer courses and tandem flights, www.flugschule-oberaudorf.dewww.fly-koessen.at 

Horse riding:
we have wonderful facilities for the horse enthusiasts. Here are a few of the stables where you can take lessons or do trail rides, www.steinreb.dewww.chrissy-ranch.dewww.aubenhausen.dewww.reitanlage-poschanger.de.  You can play polo or take polo lessons from May to September at the Bavarian Polo Club, www.bavaria-polo-club.de

Ski:
Oberaudorf has its own ski area which is fabulous for beginners and fun for the advanced, especially at night under the longest floodlit ski slope in Germany. There is a funpark for snowboarders and cross country skiers have a track that encompasses the whole of Oberaudorf. Across the boarder in Austria only 25 minutes away is the largest ski area of Austria, www.skiwelt.at,  which connects a number of different resorts including Scheffau/Ellmau. The world famous Kitzbühel is 45 minutes away. In summer it is also possible to ski on the nearby glaciers of Hintertux or Stubai.

Gourmet:
not far from here in Aschau is the Residence Heinz Winkler where you can enjoy the 2 star cuisine of one of the most famous chefs in Germany,  Heinz Winkler. The 3 star gourmet chef Christian Jürgens is also not far away at the beautiful Seehotel Überfahrt in Rottach-Egern. Stanglwirt in Going is also worth a visit. In Oberaudorf itself is the popular mountain restaurant Tatzlwurm.  There is also no lack of good Bavarian food to be enjoyed at the many guesthouses and typical mountain restaurants in the area.

Excursions:
Munich, Salzburg, Innsbruck, Kufstein, Kitzbühel and the famous King Ludwig castles Neuschwanstein and Herrenchiemsee. Very scenic are the Bavarian lakes, Tegernsee, Chiemsee, Spitzingsee. Highly recommended is a day trip to Lake Garda in Italy.

For the younger ones:
mountain biking, waterskiing, swimming, freestyle water jump on Luegsteinsee, summer tobogganing run, high rope challenge, skiing, snowboarding with funpark.