The Bad Tölz-Wolfratshausen District counts nature as its greatest treasure. From the towering peaks of the Alps in the south to the gentle hills, placid lakes, gurgling streams, and fish-rich rivers of the north, you will be mesmerized by the beauty of this region.
Bad Tölz-Wolfratshausen District Map
Towns & Villages in the Bad Tölz-Wolfratshausen District
- Kochel am See
Snow skiing, hiking and cycling are just a few of the ways you can bide your time here. Flowers, fruits and herbs grow in natural profusion, which you can purchase fresh at the local markets.
The town of Bad Tölz is especially noted for its medieval Stadtpfarr Church, the iodine-laden spa waters at the Kurverwaltung, and providing simply stunning views of the Alps.
Meanwhile, Wolfratshausen, which is nestled in the charmingly unspoiled countryside between the Loisach and Isar rivers, is best thought of for its great rafting courses, as well as water sports opportunities at Lake Starnberg to the west.
In Geretsried, the largest town in the district, your can enjoy your fill of local culture. It is a popular venue for its many festivals and more than 90 recurring cultural events.
Performing arts and concerts are also regular offerings in the alpine villages of Benediktbeuern, with it famous old Benedictine abbey, and Lenggries, which depends largely on a steady stream of hiking tourists for its economy.