Destination guide

Explore the lush setting in Bavarian Forest

The forests and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Bavarian Forest. This city's theme park, zoo and spas draw many visitors. If you're looking for accommodation options with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Activities and attractions in and around Bavarian Forest

Are you looking for top things to see and do while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Bavarian Forest a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Bodenmais - Silberberg Ski Resort (3.1 mi / 4.9 km)
  • Grosser Arber Ski Resort (6.8 mi / 10.9 km)
  • Ski Geisskopf (7.2 mi / 11.6 km)
  • Deggendorfer Golfclub (11.2 mi / 18.1 km)
  • Waldwipfelweg (12.7 mi / 20.5 km)
  • Edelwies (13.9 mi / 22.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Bavarian Forest

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, Bavarian Forest is a great place to get outside. Here are some of the area’s most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Baumwipfelpfad (22 mi / 35.3 km)
  • Arrach Moors Reserve (11.1 mi / 17.8 km)
  • Sumava National Park (19.3 mi / 31.1 km)
  • Drachensee (20.6 mi / 33.1 km)
  • Japanischer Garten (20.7 mi / 33.3 km)
  • Wildgarten (21 mi / 33.7 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Bavarian Forest

If you prefer to travel by train, Böhmhof Station, Bodenmais Station and Teisnach Station are the main stations in the area.

How many holiday rentals are available around Bavarian Forest?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 2,383 holiday lettings around Bavarian Forest. From 313 houses to 17 cabins, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Bavarian Forest?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Bavarian Forest. From travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Austria: 22,105 holiday homes
  • Czechia: 3,148 holiday homes
  • Hauzenberg: 342 holiday homes
  • Northern Europe: 241,177 holiday homes
  • Regensburg: 103 holiday homes offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Bavarian Forest! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Bavarian Forest?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Bavarian Forest with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • Hauzenberg: 342 holiday lettings
  • Regensburg: 103 holiday lettings
  • Röhrnbach: 415 holiday lettings
  • Vimperk: 21 holiday lettings
  • Rinchnach: 604 holiday lettings

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near in Bavarian Forest? offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Bavarian Forest. From travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Bayern-Park: 62 holiday rentals
  • Eggenfelden Mitte Station: 249 holiday rentals
  • Grosser Arber Ski Resort: 1,192 holiday rentals
  • Bavarian Forest National Park: 876 holiday rentals
  • Villa Sinnenreich Museum: 35 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Bavarian Forest listed on where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday accommodations.