ARNIKA Garni in Oberammergau


Winter vacation in Oberammergau! Here, not only snowball fights await, but also relaxation in the sauna and steam bath. Enjoy wellness & spa amidst snowy mountains and create unforgettable family moments. Winter fun for the whole family.

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Let the adventure begin! The winter season is officially open.

Oberammergau – The perfect winter paradise for the whole family!

Oberammergau and its surroundings offer a variety of activities and winter sports, ranging from skiing to tobogganing and cross-country skiing.

The slopes around Oberammergau cater to both beginners and advanced skiers, ensuring everyone finds their suitable descent. The picturesque winter landscape and perfectly groomed slopes make skiing a true delight for both young and old.

For those preferring a family-friendly downhill experience, tobogganing in Unterammergau is the perfect choice. Specially designed tracks for sledding provide fun and excitement for all ages. Experience the thrill of the descent together and enjoy the crisp winter air.

Those inclined towards a more leisurely winter sport can indulge in cross-country skiing. Oberammergau offers a variety of trails winding through the snow-covered landscape.

Explore winter wonderland Oberammergau with your family and create unforgettable memories amidst the snowy Bavarian Alps.

The trailhead (Sonnenrunde) is located directly behind the ARNIKA Garni Hotel.



Ski slopes & 22 lifts & mountain railways in the area

Discover the perfect combination of wellness and winter vacation in Oberammergau!

Immerse yourself in a world of relaxation and enjoyment with our exclusive wellness offer. From soothing sauna and steam bath experiences to unforgettable winter moments in the picturesque mountains – here you can experience a holiday as it should be. Welcome to the winter wonderland of Bavaria!

Hotel ARNIKA Garni. Your perfect retreat for an unforgettable winter vacation! Here, you can look forward not only to family snowball fights but also the cozy warmth of our sauna. Immerse yourself in an oasis of relaxation with sauna and steam bath, leaving the stresses of everyday life behind. Oberammergau not only offers idyllic winter mountains but also a comprehensive range of activities for the whole family. Enjoy wellness and spa amidst a snowy mountain landscape.

Your winter holiday begins here at the Hotel ARNIKA Garni!

Winter Highlights

König Ludwig Lauf – Germany’s largest popular cross-country skiing

The König Ludwig Lauf in Ettal attracts Nordic skaters from around the world to the Bavarian Alps. With various course lengths, this renowned cross-country skiing event provides the perfect challenge for both professionals and beginners alike. The groomed trails wind through picturesque villages and snow-covered forests.

Taking place between Ettal and Oberammergau, the event is known for its breathtaking scenery, drawing thousands of participants each year. With enthusiasm and a festive atmosphere, the race creates a unique ambiance as athletes showcase their endurance and technique.

The König Ludwig Lauf is not just a sporting highlight but also a social occasion. Friends, family, and spectators contribute to an exhilarating backdrop as participants conquer the trails. The event remains an unforgettable experience not only for the athletes but also for the spectators.

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Ski Jumping – Vier-Schanzen-Tournee

The Ski Jumping Tournament in Garmisch-Partenkirchen promises high-caliber ski jumping in a breathtaking setting. Athletes from around the world will compete for victory on the legendary ski jumps. The tournament consists of four stages, including the iconic Great Olympic Hill in Garmisch-Partenkirchen. Renowned for its stunning flight distances and exciting competitions, the tournament challenges the ski jumping elite every year.

The Ski Jumping Tournament in Garmisch-Partenkirchen is an essential highlight in the ski jumping calendar, attracting sports enthusiasts and families alike. With its spectacular moments, the tournament remains a memorable winter experience for both athletes and spectators.

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Ski-World Cup

The Ski World Cup in Garmisch-Partenkirchen promises thrilling competitions and world-class skiing in one of the most renowned winter sports destinations. Athletes from around the globe will challenge themselves on the challenging slopes of the Kandahar downhill and Super-G, aiming to gather crucial points in the overall World Cup standings.

The races on the Kandahar course are known for their demanding sections and fast descents, putting the skills of the ski racers to the test. Spectators can anticipate spectacular descents, breathtaking turns, and impressive speeds.

With a view of the Zugspitze and the snow-covered Alpine peaks, the Ski World Cup in Garmisch-Partenkirchen not only provides intense sporting excitement but also a picturesque backdrop for a winter spectacle.

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Hornschlittenrennen – Horn Sled Race

The Horn Sled Race in Partenkirchen is a winter spectacle full of tradition. The horn sleds, handcrafted sleds with characteristic horns, are steered by participants down the challenging course into the valley. The racing atmosphere is characterized by a mix of competitive spirit and festive mood. Families, friends, and locals gather to cheer on the sled pilots and experience the thrill of the descent.

The Horn Sled Race in Partenkirchen is not just a sporting competition but also a tribute to alpine tradition. The event provides the perfect opportunity to admire the unique craft of horn sled manufacturing and enjoy the community spirit in the winter atmosphere.

With the picturesque backdrop of the Bavarian Alps, the Horn Sled Race becomes a visual spectacle. Participants compete for victory, while spectators can watch the race from various points and revel in the convivial atmosphere.

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