The Augustine monastery in Berchtesgaden was founded in1080. Old world houses, the castle and the Gothic Church of St. Peter and t. John form the historical park of the town.

Other well known attractions are the salt works, the documentation center on the Obersalzberg and Hilter’s summer residence, also known as the Eagle’s Nest.

The Königsee lies between high mountain ridges in a romantic national park, a silent boat rides to see St. Bartholomae Chapel is mostly recommended.

 Barbara Schöne, tour guide in German, English and French since 40 years