The Bavarian Forest National Park is one of the most popular destinations in eastern Bavaria. Every year, about 1.3 million people visit the wild nature between Falkenstein, Rachel and Lusen. In addition to day excursion, the region is also great for holiday travels.


Whether homey holiday apartment, four-star hotel with all amenities, or familiar bed and breakfast guest house - the holiday region at Bavarian Forest National Park offers any kind of accommodation. Our tip for your stay: our national park partners. This is where the visit to the national park begins right at the accommodation. The national park honors its partner companies for quality, regional focus and environmental awareness. These hosts are enthusiastic national park fans, who like to pass on knowledge, tips and advice concerning this area. Hotel, apartment, guest house and youth hostel – everyone will find the ideal accommodation - as well as national-park-fascination.

Click here for the national park partners:

Nothing found? The regional tourism organizations and tourist info points of the communities will gladly help you to find an appropriate accommodation. The Ferienregion Nationalpark Bayerischer Wald is available as a point of contact and gladly helping you on site and right at the national park. Offers and tourist information can be found at

Vacation allowances and accommodation offers are tendered nationwide by Tourismusverband Ostbayern at

Refreshment points

National park centres

Visiting the national park centres, there is the opportunity to enjoy great cuisine. At Falkenstein National Park Centre, the restaurant offers ecological, fair and regional cuisine. In order to get further information and opening hours see:
There are also two refreshment points at Lusen National Park Centre: Café Eisenmann and Waldwirtschaft. In order to get further information and opening hours see: In addition, the Waldstüberl can be attended right at the parking area. For more information call: 08552 973404.


During a tour through the wild forest nature, one can also enjoy regional delicacies and quaint flair by taking a break at the shelters and excursion restaurants within the national park. All information can be found in the Frequently Asked Questions (See: Does the National Park feature any mountain huts serving food and drink?).

National park partners

Logo der Nationalpark-Partner des Nationalparks Bayerischer Wald

For refreshment at the holiday or excursion destination, we especially recommend our national park partners, standing for quality and regionality. They are also honored regularly for those principles. You will find all honored partners at

At the holiday locations

The local tourist information points offer the best tips for a pleasurable stop in and around the national park. Click here for these tourist information points:

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