Ammergau Alps Meditation Trail: 2nd Stage – Rottenbuch Abbey - Soier Lake

Long distance hiking trail

Stage from Rottenbuch Abbey (Station 2) to the Soier Lake (Station 3) near Bad Bayersoien

  • Type Long distance hiking trail
  • Difficulty easy
  • Duration 3:15 h
  • Distance 10,8 km
  • Ascent 241 m
  • Descent 213 m
  • Lowest point 695 m
  • Highest point 871 m
From the abbey grounds at Rottenbuch, your route will take you towards the Ammer Mill, across the Ammer and on to Schönberg.

Passing the parish church and crossing the village via the thoroughfare, proceed along Südhang and leave Schönberg via Hörnleweg.

Follow the main road for about 40 metres before turning right into Wiesenweg at a small chapel. Keep following the signs for Bad Bayersoien. Stay on the same road and turn right at the crossroads before bearing left just before you reach Lettigenbichl.

Follow the marking for the Ach-Rundweg. Take a right at the next crossroads. Cross the small stream to your left at the next opportunity and turn left.

At the next crossroads, bear left on Schleifmühlweg and immediately follow a footpath which takes you directly onto the Kapellenberg near Bad Bayersoien.

Descend via steps, go left at the bottom and turn left into Kirmesauer Straße. On the right-hand side, a footpath leads directly to the lake and the lake tour.

You can enjoy an unforgettable hiking experience in the Ammergau Alps as long as you have the right gear. Visit the "Best of Wandern" Test Centre in Bad Kohlgrub to try out the latest outdoor equipment free of charge.

- GPS devices

- rucksacks, child carriers, children's jackets

- multifunctional jackets

- hiking boots

- sticks and head lamps

- binoculars

- tour software

- snow shoes

- backpacking umbrellas

The Best of Wandern Test Centre is located at Hotel Schillingshof, directly opposite the Hörnlebahn ski lift. adress: Fallerstraße 11, Bad Kohlgrub tel.: +49 8845 7010.

For more information, visit: www.ammergauer-alpen.de/testcenter

Wenn Sie aus Richtung Schönberg nach Bad Bayersoien kommen, dann besuchen Sie die Krieger- und Gedächtniskapelle auf dem Hang. Von dort bietet sich ein herrlicher Blick auf den See, das Dorf und die Ammergauer Alpen.
Im Notfall verständigen Sie bitte die nächstgelegene Rettungsleitstelle. Unabhängig vom Standort erreichen Sie diese deutschlandweit unter der Telefonnummer 112.
A95, Murnau St 2062, B23 via Bad Bayersoien to Rottenbuch
Franz-von-Heeren-Straße, free of charge
bus stop: Rottenbuch Alte Post
9606 Garmisch-Partenkirchen - Oberammergau - Wieskirche - Füssen

Guests in the Ammergauer Alps Region can use their electronic guest pass or the "KönigsCard" to obtain free bus travel. 

Einen Reiseführer zum Wandern auf dem Meditationsweg finden Sie in unserem Onlineshop unter www.ammergauer-alpen.de/onlineshop
Kartenmaterial erhalten Sie im Onlineshop der Ammergauer Alpen GmbH unter www.ammergauer-alpen.de/onlineshop oder in den Tourist-Informationen vor Ort.

Map and arrival

Elevation profile