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An ideal starting point


Between Munich and Garmisch-Partenkirchen in the idyllic alpine foothills landscape, 7 km from the A 95 freeway, Bichl is a community of 2100 residents at the foot of the Benediktenwand ridge

Welcome to the base for explorers
By bicycle or on foot, discover and enjoy the idyllic and impressive Loisach-Kochelsee marsh landscape. It was formed more than 15,000 years ago during the Würm glacial stage and has influenced even expressionist painters such as Franz Marc, Gabriele Münter and Wassily Kandinsky.
Just 2 km from Bichl lies the Benediktbeuern monastery featuring countless cultural events. As one of the oldest Benedictine monasteries in Bavaria, it was founded around the year 725.
The Schlossmuseum castle museum and Münter Haus (the so-called “Russian villa”) in Murnau, the Franz Marc Museum in Kochel am See and the Günther Buchheim Museum in Bernried on Starnberger See (lake) are easily reached by train or along bike trails through the marvelous landscape.
Bichl is the perfect base for mountain and winter sport enthusiasts. From mountain hiking and mountain biking to downhill and cross-country skiing before the dreamlike backdrop of Kar Wendel or the Wettersteingebirge mountains with Germany’s highest peak. This is where nature lovers can explore to their heart’s content right outside their front door. The winter sport destinations of Lenggries and Garmisch-Partenkirchen make the heart of every skier, snowboarder and freestyler beat faster. Enjoy peace and quiet on the cross-country ski runs in beautiful Bichl.

Gemeinde Bichl
Kocheler Str. 9
83673 Bichl
Phone: 08857/238
Fax: 08857/697838

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Gefördert durch das Bayerische Staatsministerium für Ernährung, Landwirtschaft und Forsten und den Europäischen Landwirtschaftsfonds für die Entwicklung des ländlichen Raumes (ELER)