Our Hotel Am Kamin lies on the outskirts of Kaufbeuren in the Northeastern part of the Allgäu. Therefore it is the perfect spot for taking trips into the beautiful Allgäu and Oberbayern. It doesn’t matter if you’re planning on doing sports, sightseeing or taking a break from everyday life – the region offers a big variety of things to do. Find a small selection of destinations and leisure activities here:
Old Town Kaufbeuren
The once free imperial city Kaufbeuren is shaped by it’s medieval townscape. Other than the historic old town with it’s shops, restaurants and history there are lots of other sights that make a visit attractive. Read more on the website of the tourist information. Tourist Information
Neuschwanstein Castle (40 min. by car)
Neuschwanstein is the most famous of Louie II.’s castles and one of the most well-known sights of Germany. Often referred to as fairytale castle, it can be visited nearly throughout the year. Website
Old Town Füssen (30 min. by car)
Located in dreamlike, royal landscape, nestled in soft hills and guarded by stone wardens the high castle rises, clear for everyone to see. Beneath, the old town of Füssen stretches out. Different epochs combine in a scenery that makes an unforgettable experience out of any trip. The narrow and winding alleys are witnesses of a flourishing medieval town. Above, high gothic gables spread out in the skies. Besides the richly decorated churches from the Baroque and rococo ages the remains of the old town wall can be found.
Allgäu Skyline Park/Thermal Bath Bad Wörishofen (20 min. by car)
Thrill rides, pulse acceleration, breathless suspense and an eerily beautiful tingle throughout the body: I you are looking for action, Skyline Park in Bad Wörishofen is the place to go. Those who are brave enough can check out the Sky Wheel, Europe’s highest upside down rollercoaster. Should the weather be bad, one can still go to the nearby Thermal Bath.
Allgäuer Alps / Tannheimer Tal with cable railway (30 to 60 min. by car)
Füssen, Pfronten, Nesselwang (Allgäu) and the Tannheimer Tal (Österreich) in the middle of the imposanter alps. Explore the mountains by foot or with the cable railway. Enjoy signposted walking routes or bike paths - wonderful moments of your holiday. The named places with their amazing mountains and valleys are the first hiking- and skiing areas on your way from north to austria.
Breitachklamm/Oberstdorf/Kleinwalsertal (1 h by car)
This one-of-a-kind natural monument is the deepest one of the most imposing couloirs of Middle Europe and marks one of the most beautiful geotopes of Bavaria! It is worth visiting throughout the year: Even by rain, the more water flows down, the more impressive is the appeal of the Breitachklamm..
Ammersee/Andechs Monastery/Starnberger Lake (30 min. by car)
The trip from Kaufbeuren to the northern shore of the Ammersee is only half an hour. Enjoy a steam boat ride over the lake or just watch the scenery from the shoreline – it’s always beautiful. If you make the drive up to Andechs, you can climb up the holy mountain and visit the abbey. The view is fantastic and the Starnberger Lake isn’t far away either. These famous and honorable places between Allgäu and Munich are always worth a trip.