The western forests are THE local recreation area in our region. The nature park, which is one of the largest in Bavaria with a total of 1,200 km², begins less than 10 minutes by car west of Augsburg. The variety of species, the many small streams, lush green meadows and an excellently developed network of paths make the western forests a paradise for nature lovers and hikers. We will show you two of the most popular routes through the nature park and present our hiking package. Combine movement and enjoyment for a week in the Alte Posthalterei near Augsburg.
ROUTE TIPS FOR WALKING THROUGH THE WESTERN FORESTS
Pfarrer-Kneipp-Wanderweg If you want to experience some of the most beautiful corners of the western forest, it is worth following the Pfarrer-Kneipp-Wanderweg. Numerous medicinal plants, vantage points, natural springs and streams line the path. With a total of 84 kilometers, this is too long for a single day hike, but can be divided into stages. To the Pfarrer-Kneipp-Wanderweg Jakobus pilgrimage route The Jakobsweg, Europe’s most famous pilgrimage route, also leads through the western forests and is a scenic route as part of your hiking holiday. A 22 km section of the Way of St. James takes you directly from Augsburg to the Oberschönenfeld monastery, where a beer garden awaits you for refreshment and refreshment.
Gather energy for the beautiful things in life. Discover the most beautiful places in the Western Forests and then let yourself be pampered in our restaurant. These days of vacation at the Romantik Hotel Alte Posthalterei give you back the freshness and strength you need for everyday life.
Hiking near Augsburg – Naturpark Westliche Wälder