The Tegernsee valley - peace, quiet and Bavarian "Gemütlichkeit"
Kreuth covers a space of 123 square kilometres, its 17 districts lie in the wide Weissach river valley between Tegernsee and the Austrian / Tyrolean border, at an altitude of 800 to 1,800 metres. Our church, St. Leonhard Church, was built in 1491. The most important traditional feast day in Kreuth is St. Leonard's day, which is celebrated with a pilgrimage by horse and carriage to honour Saint Leonhard on the 6th November of each year. The mineral springs in Wildbad Kreuth were already appreciated for their healing quality in the middle ages. The "old baths" with a chapel and baths were created as early as 1696.
Leisure activities at the Youth Hostel
Table tennis/disco room (35 sqm)
1 play room (25 sqm)
2 table football tables
Games and DVDs on loan
Playing green (no football) with badminton net, ping-pong tables and basketball basket
Playground with slides, balances and swings, barbecue area, trampolines
Readily prepared rallys around the house
Leisure activities in the area
Tegernsee lake has everything your heart desires, from A to Z: bathing, windsurfing and sailing. Gentle walks and more ambitious hikes in the mountains, half-day and full day trips all start directly at the Youth Hostel.
Tennis courts, mini golf course, hot baths, cinema and mountain bike and bike rental services nearby.
Alpamare water park in Bad Tölz.
In winter: ski slopes (10 minutes away), cross-country skiing track directly at the Hostel (length of track 38 km), sledge run (5 minutes away).
Winter sport offers in Kreuth.
Outings and excursions
Outings to the many tourist attractions in Upper Bavaria and Tyrol