Bicycling

The Bavarian Forest National Park typifies gentle tourism. Therefore, those mountain bike tours are strictly prohibited, that lead directly through the core area. Nevertheless, cyclists will find a number of fascinating routes within the national park. A bike path network with a length of more than 200 kilometers is well signposted. Cycling - whether with conventional bicycles or e-bikes - is only allowed on these clearly marked and well maintained routes within the national park.

The neighboring Czech Šumava National Park can perfectly be discovered by bike too. For cross-border excursions, you can use the border crossings points at Bayerisch Eisenstein, Finsterau and Gsenget.

Further tips concerning your stay in the Bavarian Forest National Park can be found in our Frequently Asked Questions.

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