A real Bavarian restaurant, hotel and beer garden in Herrsching at Ammersee

Activities around Herrsching

Andechs Abbey courtyard
Kloster Andechs - Andechs Abbey
For those who enjoy hiking we recommend the beautiful, relaxed 40-minutes hike through the forest to the Andechs Abbey. You can visit the monastery and thereafter strengthen yourself with a fresh beer brewed at the monastery for the way back to Herrsching.

Trail near Herrsching with view of Andechs in distance
For sport enthusiasts
Our beautiful surroundings offer many opportunities for sport enthusiasts. Take your bike and enjoy a biking excursion through the 5-Lakes Area! For walking enthusiasts there are 24 walking and hiking routes with a total length of over 280 kilometres. The routes number 10 to 15 all start at Herrsching. Herrsching also has Germany's longest lakeside promenade, stretching eight kilometres.

El Goro's boat rentals at Herrsching sea promenade
Boat rentals
In Herrsching there is a boat rental service at the southern end of the sea promenade which rents out rowing boats, pedalos as well electro-powered boats. Further information at www.elgoro.de (Bootsverleih Stumbaum).

Herrsching pier
Directly at the main pier of Herrsching nostalgic steam boats depart on various tours of the lake. Further information at www.seenschifffahrt.de

Swimming beach near Herrsching
Swimming beaches
Around the Ammersee there are public swimming beaches with large lawns for sunbathing, as well as untouched and long deserted pebble beaches. The following beaches can be reached in 10-15 minutes by foot from the The Post:

Strandbad Seewinkel
Family friendly, sunbathing lawn, beach volleyball, jetty with diving boards, kiosk.

Swimming beaches in the northern Herrschinger Bay
Long-stretched pebble beach with sunbathing lawns and several small swimming areas.

Bathing beach along the Herrsching lakeside promenade
Wide, long-stretched pebble beach.

For families, sunbathing lawns, kiosk, 2km south of Herrsching.

Sailing on Ammersee
Sailing Club Rhein-Main-Donau
The Sailing Club Rhein-Main-Donau organises one-week sailing courses in which you can acquire the basic skills of sailing. The sailing school with its beautiful club grounds can be reached by foot within 10 minutes from The Post.

Hotel Gasthof zur Post
Andechsstrasse 1, 82211 Herrsching am Ammersee, Germany
Tel: +49-(0)8152 - 396 270 / Fax: +49-(0)8152 - 396 27 48 / Imprint / Email:

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