Top rated rentals — Walchensee
Destination guide

Travel to cozy Walchensee

The mountains and glaciers create a pretty picture of Walchensee. Travelers to this walkable city praise the skiing, hiking and cheese shops. If you need more space to accommodate a family vacation or friends trip, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.

Things to do

Sightseeing in and around Walchensee

Are you hoping to find attractions to visit in the area? You'll be sure to enjoy Walchensee for its skiing and hiking. Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that Walchensee has to offer. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Kristall Trimini (4.9 mi / 7.9 km)
  • Garmisch-Partenkirchen Ski Resort (11.7 mi / 18.9 km)
  • Alpspitz (12.3 mi / 19.8 km)
  • Garmisch-Classic (14.3 mi / 22.9 km)
  • Herzogstand Ski Resort (0.5 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Bergtal Knottenried (5.8 mi / 9.4 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Walchensee

Walchensee is well known for its skiing. If you've planned your trip around snowy activities, consider visiting in December, January, February or March, when snowfall averages 2 inches and temperatures average 30°F.

Natural features

Exploring the mountains and other natural features in Walchensee

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, Walchensee is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Walchensee (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • Kochelsee (4.1 mi / 6.6 km)
  • Murnauer Moos Nature Reserve (7.7 mi / 12.3 km)
  • Lake Staffelsee (9.9 mi / 16 km)
  • Wank Mountain (11.3 mi / 18.1 km)
  • Ferchensee Lake (11.4 mi / 18.4 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Walchensee

The nearest airport is in Kranebitten Airport (INN), located 23.1 mi (37.1 km) from the city center.

Can I find short term rentals in or near Walchensee?

Whether you're chasing a comfy cottage or a house with enough space for the family, you'll find the perfect place on Vrbo. Sneak in a mini break at one of these top picks in or near Walchensee:

  • Within close reach of central Walchensee, Apartment rolls out the welcome mat for short-term guests. When you're not relaxing in your comfortable digs, get out and explore everything that's around you.
  • Alternatively, spend a few nights at Seehotel Grauer Bär - Single Room, 1 Twin Bed, Lakeside. This comfy, conveniently located property makes it easy to explore the area's sights.