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Summit Aspirations

Best Vistas and Lovely Mountain Pastures

This tour in a nutshell

This guided day trip from Munich takes us to the Mangfall mountains near Spitzingsee and through mountain pastures typical of the Alps. Our ancestors formed these cultural landscapes over the centuries and they knew how to thrive in unison with nature. The resulting pastures are rich in biodiversity and are themselves worth protecting.


Our hiking destination is a famous local summit. It will seem like a lot of work but it is so worth it: Views of Tegernsee, Schliersee and Munich to the north and of numerous mountain ranges to the south await. And it is all topped off by a well-earned lunch at a local chalet. The food here is excellent and the views lovely. But beware – the portions are enormous! Final highlight of the tour: a beautiful mountain lake and a short stroll along its shores.

Short facts

  • Guided mid-level hike

  • Hiking distance: 8.5 km

  • Hiking time: 3h30

  • Elevation gain: 550 m

  • Meet-up at Munich central station: 8.50 am

  • Train / bus ride: approx. 1h15 h one way

  • Total duration: approx. 8 h (depending on walking speed / transport)

What's included

  • Your personal knowledgeable guide

  • Public transportation tickets

  • Hiking poles, basic raincoats

  • Snacks to keep you going between meals

What's extra

  • Food and drink

What to bring for your hike

  • Sturdy walking shoes with profile / grip

  • Sunglasses

  • Warm clothes (several layers) – the weather can change quickly in and near the mountains

  • Water (1.5 to 2 litres)

  • ID for the train

Fitness level

Please see our "Must know" section for more info on the required fitness levels.​


Please note that the return time may vary according to the amount of time we spend hiking as well as the public transport from and to Munich. Please let us know if you have any time restrictions. 

Due to the weather conditions, we may have to opt for a different hiking destination at short notice. Kindly check your e-mail the night before your tour. If you haven't heard from us after 7 pm, the tour goes ahead as planned. Otherwise, we will send you all the details regarding the new plan. All our tours are equally beautiful, so don't worry – you will enjoy the alternative tour just as much!

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