Take a deep breath of invigorating alpine air!
Bad Reichenhall, this beautiful Bavarian spa is located in the midst of an area of outstanding natural beauty, surrounded by the towering Alpine mountains. Here, you can experience the very best nature, health, and culture have to offer. Bad Reichenhall is famous for its salt production and has become one of the most popular spas and holiday destinations in Bavaria. This Bavarian crown jewel has long been committed to preserving the natural gifts, with which it has been blessed. Come for a relaxing visit to the Spa & Fitness Resort Rupertus Therme after a fun-filled biking or hiking tour and soak in the delightful Bad Reichenhaller AlpenSOLE (healthful brine). Don’t miss the thermal springs and sauna, fitness centre, and beauty centre at the same facility.
Soft Mobility around Town
As a member of the Alpine Pearls organization, Bad Reichenhall guarantees mobility that protects the environment. It offers easy, sustainable mobility for your arrival and departure and for getting around the entire region. Why not take advantage of the low-carbon transport solutions (bus or train)? Enjoy friendly people, delightful scenery, lofty mountains, numerous trips and tours, cultural diversions and, of course, the outstanding regional cuisine! You can do entirely without your car (and save gas to boot). Train, bus, and bike will help you relax and get you off to a great start of a fun-filled vacation. For example, you can purchase a visitor’s card and use the bus during the day in the entire city area at no cost.
Take your bicycle with you for free! The railway companies ÖBB and LBB offer the transportation of bicycles free of charge on certain routes between Laufen, Salzburg main station and Berchtesgaden. For more Information about all routes offering this option visit www.bahn.de/fahrrad-bayern.
Special softly mobile Services
Want to scale the mountains? - Use the aerial tramway or one of our new electric bikes! The Predigtstuhl aerial tramway offers you a nostalgic experience that has no equal. It is the world’s oldest aerial tramway (still in its original design) and takes only eight minutes to help you reach the Reichenhaller, Bad Reichenhall’s local mountain towering over the town at 1,600 m. Movelo – biking for fitness: Hop on the electric bicycle SwissFlyer and explore the region. A network of rental and battery change stations makes sure you will never be stranded anywhere.
Currently no special offers available. For further information please contact the Pearl's tourist office.
Hiking / Biking / Nature
Berchtesgaden National Park, Biosphere Reserve
The National Park Berchtesgaden ist the only German national park within the Alpine region and part of the UNESCO-Biosphere Reserve Berchtesgadener Land and was founded in 1978. The park at the foot of the Watzmann is home to twelfe golden eagle couples, dozens of stags and deers and countless marmots.
You can explore the park either on your own or in one of the many guided tours. On selected trails you are allowed to cycle and can take part in a relaxing E-Bike tour.
The national park house and five more inforamtion spots have all the information about the fascination wildlife within the park. In May 2013 the "Haus der Berge" will open its doorrs for visitors in the neighbouring pearl Berchtesgaden.
Long-distance hiking trail:
Via Alpina – Purple Trail, Rupertiweg “Ruperti trail” (D, A)
Long-distance bicycle trail:
Mozart bike trail, Tauern bike trail, Bodensee-Königssee
Bahnhof (47.731484, 12.882036)
  
Bad Reichenhall (47.72779, 12.878293)
  
  
- Bahnhof (47.731484, 12.882036)
Softly Mobile Arrival and Departure
Bad Reichenhall train station, an IC station with interurban train connection, is located in the town centre. You may, for example, use the IC "Königssee", the popular holiday train, for your relaxing arrival and departure, which keeps the environment intact (and grateful!).