Sylvenstein reservoir
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Highlights in the region

Tourism Lenggries / Adrian Greiter

Brauneck ski and hiking area

As a classic hiking area, Brauneck offers a wide range of tours in summer for both passionate mountaineers and families with children. In winter, a sports paradise with fantastic pistes, valley runs and numerous rustic huts beckons.
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Lenggries local history museum

The local history museum gives visitors an insight into the customs, crafts, agriculture and alpine farming in Lenggries and provides information about the rafting industry, for which the community was known in the past and is still known today. It is not for nothing that Lenggries bears the name "international rafting village".
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Brauneck leisure arena

Everything in one place - whether inns, leisure facilities or accommodation. Here you will find a large selection and therefore always the right contact for sport, relaxation and culinary enjoyment. Whether as a single, couple, group or family, with the leisure arena, a vacation on the Brauneck is a real experience in both summer and winter.
Tourism Lenggries / Christian Baeck

Wild river landscape Isar

The Isar wild river landscape in the Lenggries area from Vorderriss was named Bavaria's most beautiful geotope in 2010. The magnificent flora and fauna along the Isar never ceases to amaze visitors. In addition, visitors of all ages can learn lots of interesting facts about the wild river at 13 stations on the Isar nature discovery trail.
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Sylvenstein Lake

Sylvensteinsee - Sylvensteinsee lies like a fjord between the mountains - the crystal-clear lake invites you to swim and linger. Start a hiking tour from here, take a dip in the cool water or simply take in the breathtaking natural surroundings - you decide! The Sylvensteinsee is located directly on the Isar cycle path and invites you to take a special kind of break!


Lenggries stands for a genuine Bavarian way of life - with a vacation offer where you can choose between relaxation and activity every day. Would you like to go into the mountains today and enjoy the tranquillity of nature? Hiking and mountain tours - from easy to challenging - take you to the most beautiful places with fantastic views of the impressive mountain panorama. The next day, a contrasting program awaits with a sporty bike tour or a rafting tour on the Isar. You will also find fun and excitement with many leisure activities around the local mountain, the Brauneck. Lenggries is not only worth a visit in summer. In the cold season, the ! Winter hikes in bright sunshine, romantic horse-drawn sleigh rides, speedy downhill runs in the Brauneck ski area, perfectly groomed cross-country ski trails and snow-covered toboggan runs are all on offer in wintry Lenggries. Lenggries is also a great place to eat and drink. The Lenggries restaurateurs will provide you with regional delicacies in rustic huts and typical Bavarian restaurants. Here in the Isarwinkel you can "feel life" and spend every day of your vacation the way you like it.

Interesting facts about Lenggries

  • With 242.5 km², Lenggries is the largest municipality in Bavaria in terms of area
  • Ski fans can enjoy 34 kilometers of slopes in the family-friendly Brauneck ski area
  • 42 kilometers of cross-country trails are located in Lenggries and another 112 kilometers around Lenggries
  • 350 kilometers of marked hiking trails with magnificent views can be hiked in the mountain paradise of Lenggries
  • A total of 18 rustic huts in Lenggries invite you to enjoy a cozy snack on the mountain, 10 of which are located on the Brauneck alone
  • at 2106 meters , the Scharfreuter is the highest mountain in the municipality of Lenggries
  • In 2009, Lenggries was awarded the title "Rafting Village" by the International Rafting Association
  • in 1959 , the Sylvenstein reservoir, which serves as flood protection, was completed and the foundations of the "Altfall" district sank under the floods of the Sylvensteinsee lake