Variety is key when walking in Germany, whether you're searching for hutting holidays, fancy strapping on your snowshoes or just taking a relaxed walk and sampling some German beer.

Germany has a huge choice of outdoor locations to explore on foot for a variety of interests and walking grades. From the impressive mountain ranges to the dramatic and romantic Rhine valley, there is a walking holiday to suit everyone. The picturesque 70-mile Malerweg trail was voted Germany’s most beautiful walk in 2007. Tours through the national parks are a great way to get closer to nature, but there are also lots of interesting areas to discover in and around Germany's cities, including the famous Christmas Markets. With small, friendly and informal groups brought together by Ramblers Worldwide Holidays, you will enjoy a holiday that is invigorating and inspiring. Our experienced guides will show you the best of this gloriously scenic land, and you can be secure in their knowledge and competence.  Catering to all levels of experience, Ramblers Worldwide Holidays will offer you the holiday of a lifetime.

See below for a selection of our walking holidays in Germany.

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Our Germany Walking Holidays

Kufstein to the Konigssee
A classic mountain hutting holiday through the Austrian and German Alps.
Our route wends its way through several mountain ranges, including the Wilder Kaiser, Zahmer Kaiser, Kitzbühler Alpen including the famous Hahnenkamm (of Franz Klammer fame), Leoganger Steinberge and Steinernes Meer. It culminates beneath the mighty Watzmann range, with many options for extra peaks, energy levels and time permitting.
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Across the Alps
A trek from Bavaria’s Allgäu to Italy’s South Tirol
Our route from southern Bavaria through Austria and Switzerland into Italy has become our most popular hutting holiday! It’s a great trans-alpine journey, with 3000m peaks, high passes and gorges.
Next Dept: 16 Jul 15      For: 14 nights       From: Heathrow
Types:    Hutting     Grades: C/C+
Price from: £1,330
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The Bavarian Beer Garden Holiday
With lakes, castles and stunning alpine views too!

Our holiday is based in the charming small Bavarian village of Bad Kohlgrub in the Ammer valley. During our week we’ll walk to beautiful lakes and waterfalls near Bad Bayersoien and Murnau, walk in and around the high mountains above Oberammergau and Garmisch, and visit some stunning Rococo buildings.
Next Dept: 28 Jun 15      For: 7 nights       From: Heathrow
Types:    2 Leaders Special Selection Hotels     Grades: D/D+/Sightseeing
Price from: £999
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Rhine Castles & Vineyards
A week amongst waterside castles and vineyards
The loveliest stretch of the Rhine lies between Mainz and Koblenz; the remains of over 50 medieval castles line the banks of the river which runs through a 50 mile gorge. We walk in the footsteps of medieval minstrels and English Romantic poets; climb between river and hill-top castles.
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Walking the Moselle Trail
A week walking some spectacular highlights of the Moselsteig long distance path
NEW Our wonderful week of walking allows us to get high above the Moselle to enjoy some spectacular views; we walk through vineyards and cherry orchards. Explore historic towns such as Cochem and Trier, enjoy a fascinating guided tour of Burg Eltz Castle, and of course there are plenty of opportunities to sample the local wines.
Next Dept: 08 Jun 15      For: 7 nights       From: Heathrow
Types:        Grades: D/D+
Price from: £799
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Bohemian Rhapsody
The beautiful Elbe Valley from Prague to Dresden.
NEW Since the 1790s travellers have been fascinated by the beauty, the unique and intriguing landscape, the cultural heritage of Saxon and Bohemian Switzerland. Great painters and musicians have sought inspiration there such as Caspar David Friedrich, Weber, and Wagner.
Next Dept: 05 Jun 15      For: 14 nights       From: Heathrow
Types:        Grades: D/D+
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The Route of the Orient Express
A classic route through six capitals of Europe.
NEW The Orient Express is the best known train in the world. We will follow the original route of the first train which ran in 1883 through France, Germany, Austria, Hungary and Romania and then take the route introduced in 1889 through Bulgaria to Istanbul and the Orient.
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Dresden & Berlin
Festive enjoyment of two great central European cities
NEW During our first departure we will explore the traditional Christmas Markets, such as the charming and romantic display at Charlottenberg Castle, located in the most beautiful squares in the city. During our second departure we will see in the New Year with the locals and watch the impressive fireworks display from one of many locations around the city.
Next Dept: 24 Dec 14      For: 8 nights       From: Heathrow
Types:    Festive Walking New Holiday     Grades: D/Sightseeing
Price from: £1,190
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