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Schönau am Königsee – An amazing resort with great charm

83471 Schönau am Königsee City center: 2.9 km
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High in the German Alps is this stunning mountain resort. A small but beautiful village, Schönau am Königsee is known worldwide for its year-round activities and its charming culture that exists in the mountains and on the Königsee itself, one of Germany’s biggest and deepest lakes. The Berchtesgaden National Park is a highlight of the area and a place where one can see Mother Nature at her finest. On any one of the 180 km of marked walking trails, you’ll have a chance to see eagles soaring high and deer roaming free. Schönau am Königsee is a place to enjoy a range of activities no matter the time of year.

Location: Deep in the Alps of south-west Germany

Schönau sits on the Austrian border is the Berchtesgadener Land district in Bavaria. It lies on the Königsee Lake and is only 30 km south of Salzburg. The town is in the foothills of the Berchtesgadener Alpen, and is overlooked by the mighty peak of Mount Jenner. The easiest way for visitors to reach Schönau am Königsee is by car via the B20 motorway or by train at Berchtesgaden station.

Business: Mountain resort supported by tourism

The main industry here is tourism, which accounts for the majority of all jobs. The hospitality business shows its face through dozens of hotels, spas, restaurants, and tour companies.

Culture: A health and winter sports resort

Schönau am Königsee has a culture that is very much engrained in its surroundings. The well-known Königsee Lake is a major attraction, and on its shores, visitors can find the famous St. Bartholomew’s Church, which dates back to the 12th century. The church can only be reached by boat. Schönau is popular for its electric boat system, which it implemented in the early 20th century to cut down on pollution in the area. The town prides itself on being a place for tourists to relax and regenerate.

Activities: Enjoy the famous spas and seasonal sports

You’ll be filled with ideas when you visit Schönau am Königsee. If you like to spend your holidays being active, then there are plenty of options, including hiking, mountain biking, tennis and golf as well as a range of winter sports. And don’t forget to indulge in a spa retreat—it is a highlight that you won’t want to miss!