Ruhpolding have 6500 inhabitants and is a large, romantic dreamy village in Bavaria, which offers pure nature in all seasons..
Ruhpolding is an Eldorado for those who love nature
in winter, you can enjoy wonderful ski slopes and varied cross-country skiing trails. Ice skating and curling in the Ruhpolding ice rink or tobogganing on the natural cable car are a winter fun for the whole family. And if you do not like it, you can enjoy the winter landscape by riding a horse sled. Guests in Ruhpolding can also see at the international winter sports events the „stars“ from all over the world. Every year in Ruhpolding the Biathlon World Cup and a World Cup event take place in the Nordic Combination and the idyllic village becomes a mecca for thousands of fans.
In the spring, when the nature slowly comes to life again, romantic walks through fragrant meadows, hiking along the river Traun, trips by bike or some laps on the golf course are a wonderful opportunity to capture the first rays of the sun.
Hiking or mountain bike tours with the view over the magnificent panorama of the Alps make your summer holiday a unforgettable experience. You simply take one of the ropeways in Ruhpolding, which go up to the Rauschberg and the Unterberg mountain and enjoy the view over the Bavarian mountain range.
When the summer sun shines with all its might from the sky, the outdoor pool or the lakes invite you to a cool bath in the surroundings. A special attraction for children is the amusement park Ruhpolding, which take the young guests into a charming phantasy, as well as the wave pool Vita Alpina with giant slide and saunas.
Autumn is the ideal time to hike through the colorful forest, or to walk through the forest
Art and culture experts can get to know the history of Ruhpolding by visiting the local museum in the former hunting lodge, the hard life of the woodworkers in the Holzknechtmuseum, the art of the bell forging or the baroque parish church of St. Georg with the Romanesque Madonna from the 12th century
Numerous traditional events reflect the Bavarian customs, the Raffneralm and the Unternberghof invite you to hut evening and a variety of first-class restaurants and hotels offer culinary delights of Bavarian as well as international kitchen
In the surroundings of Ruhpolding there is also a lot of interesting things to discover: a trip to the Chiemsee lake with a visit to Herrenchiemsee Castle, a visit to the Old Saline in Bad Reichenhall, a trip to the Königssee with shipping to St. Bartholomä and of course one city tour in the Mozartstadt Salzburg.