Hiking vacation in Germany

The most beautiful hiking trails and hiking hotels

Get out of everyday life and into a hiking adventure! Whether mountain, cultural or coastal hikes - Germany offers a varied network of hiking trails covering over 300,000 kilometers. Hike past breathtaking mountain landscapes, picturesque lakes and through idyllic forests. We will show you beautiful hiking regions, hiking trails and hiking hotels that provide comfortable accommodation and are the ideal starting point for your tours. So grab your hiking boots and let's go on a journey of discovery through Germany together!

1st hiking vacation in the Black Forest

Step by step to hiking bliss - the Black Forest is an Eldorado for hikers. Enjoy the view of the Alps, hike through forests, across lush green meadows and mountains. The Black Forest is a popular destination for hiking vacations at any time of year.

Discover beautiful long-distance hiking trails, leisurely walks and stroll through the Black Forest.

Spend the night at the Dorint Thermenhotel Freiburg

With a beautiful view of the forests, you can relax at the Dorint Thermenhotel Freiburg. You can warm up in the spa and wellness center with heated indoor pool and sauna, especially in the cooler months of the year.


  • Schluchtensteig
  • West Trail
  • Pleasure trail - Wolfacher Schlossblick
  • Kaiserstuhl Trail
  • Muggenbrunn barefoot path

2. hiking vacation in Bad Gögging

Whether an adventure hike in the footsteps of the Romans, a walk on the natural moor or a hike through the beautiful nature with forests and meadows - in Bad Gögging in Lower Bavaria, wonderful tours for your hiking vacation await you.

Spend the night at the Hotel Dorint Marc Aurel Resort Bad Gögging

You can explore some of the 300 kilometers of cycling and hiking trails in the picturesque Danube landscape right outside the hotel in Bad Gögging. Afterwards, you can relax in the spa area and fortify yourself in the restaurant.



  • Roman Hiking Trail
  • Spa Park Trail
  • Hop round
  • Moor path
  • Roman loop on the Jura Trail

3. hiking vacation in Garmisch-Partenkirchen

Garmisch-Partenkirchen is not only a popular destination for skiing in winter, but also for hiking. The idyllic hiking trails with views of the mountains lead along cow pastures, through shady forests and to crystal-clear mountain lakes. If you climb to the top of the mountain, you can easily take the gondola back down afterwards.

Spend the night at the Dorint Sporthotel Garmisch-Partenkirchen

With a fantastic view of the Zugspitze, you can spend the night at the Dorint Sporthotel Garmisch-Partenkirchen in the middle of the alpine mountains. The wellness and fitness area as well as numerous sports activities on the doorstep complete the offer.


  • Partnach Gorge
  • Graseck/Eckbauer/Wamberg circular hiking trail
  • Hike to the "Caribbean" Eibsee lake
  • Hut round tour to the Rießersee

4th hiking vacation in Wiesbaden

Varied hikes along the Rhine, through orchards and vineyards, forests, banks and castles invite you to explore the Hessian countryside step by step. Long-distance hiking trails lead you through the Upper Middle Rhine Valley all the way to Bonn - where you can explore Central European cultural history and historic areas and enjoy the romance of the Rhine.

Spend the night at the Hotel Dorint Pallas Wiesbaden

The Hessian capital is not only an ideal starting point for a hiking vacation, but also offers magnificent buildings and parks. Enjoy understated luxury at the Dorint Hotel Pallas Wiesbaden. Indulge in culinary delights and relax in the modern wellness area including fitness room.

Top Wanderwege:

  • Rheingold Trail
  • Taunus circular hiking trail
  • Anniversary Circular Trail
  • Rheinsteig from Wiesbaden to Bonn
  • Circular trail in Heßloch

5. hiking vacation at the Baltic Sea

Beach walks, coastal hiking trails and tours through the hinterland with forests and dunes await you at the Baltic Sea. Let the sea air and the sound of the sea take over your body and mind. In between, you can refresh yourself with a dip in the sea or enjoy empty beaches in the fall.

Spend the night on Rügen, Usedom and Wustrow

Three Dorint hotels await you on the Baltic Sea islands of Rügen and Usedom. At the Dorint Seehotel Binz-Therme Binz on the Baltic seaside resort of Binz with its fine sandy beach, you can enjoy the spa with thermal brine floating pool and saunas. The Dorint Strandhotel Binz/Rügen also offers a heated indoor pool, various saunas and a fitness area.

Would you like to spend an idyllic night in a sleeping beach chair after your Baltic Sea hike? Then come to the Dorint Resort Baltic Hills Usedom. Spa and golf course complete the hotel offer.

On the Fischland-Darss Zingst peninsula, miles of sandy beaches and nature parks also await you. Afterwards, you can relax in the cozy rooms and spa at the Dorint Strandresort & Spa Ostseebad Wustrow.

  • Bodden Panorama Trail
  • North Baltic Sea hiking trail
  • Island hike North Usedom
  • High shore trail Jasmund
  • Star tours on the Darß

6th hiking vacation in the Rhön

Bad Brückenau is known for its healing springs and a popular health resort in the Rhön. The beautiful nature in the middle of the UNESCO Rhön Biosphere Reserve is ideal for hiking, cycling and Nordic walking.

Stay overnight at the Dorint Resort & Spa Bad Brückenau

The Dorint Resort & Spa Bad Brückenau is located in the middle of the blossoming park landscape in the heart of Franconia and on the edge of the Bavarian Rhön. In addition to hiking in the region, you can enjoy the 2,800 m² spa area and put your feet up after your hike. Special hotel offers with discovery maps, culinary arrangements and wellness specials await you for your hiking vacation.


  • Rainbow Road
  • The royal road

5 reasons for a hiking vacation in Germany

  1. Diverse landscapes: Germany offers wonderful landscapes - from the Baltic Sea coast to the Alps. Hike through forests, river valleys and mountains.
  2. Optimal network of trails: The hiking trails are well developed and signposted. Whether you are a beginner or an advanced hiker - choose the route that suits you best.
  3. Cultural highlights: In addition to breathtaking nature, you can choose routes that take you through historic towns, castles, palaces and ruins.
  4. Walking is healthy : Hiking in the countryside allows you to both relax mentally and keep fit physically.
  5. Sustainability : exploring the surrounding area on foot is good for the environment.

Hiking and wellness - the perfect duo for body and soul


Dive into the fresh water and relax in the sauna after an eventful day of hiking? You can do this in many of our Dorint wellness hotels.


to our wellness hotels

Stay overnight in the Dorint Standard

Would you like to discover nature, go hiking and not miss out on any comfort during your overnight stay?

The Dorint brand stands for the highest quality and personal service.

Our aim is to give you the best possible relaxation for your hiking vacation so that you are completely satisfied. With us, tradition meets modernity and characterizes the individual charm of our hotels and resorts. That is the "Dorint feeling".



More places for your hiking vacation in Germany

Germany is a paradise for hikers. There are fantastic hiking trails in many places. How about combining a cultural city break with a hike? Select a Dorint Hotel from the following map and let us advise you on hiking tips and trails.