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Address: Bergstr. 2, 82346 Andechs, Bavaria, Germany
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Private Tour: Munich Sightseeing Including Andechs Monastery

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Excellent Munich day trip

We decided to take a day trip somewhere from Munich, and read several reviews about this being a good day. Good mix of both walking as well as having a few beers. The walk is... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
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Stourbridge, United Kingdom
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Stourbridge, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We decided to take a day trip somewhere from Munich, and read several reviews about this being a good day. Good mix of both walking as well as having a few beers. The walk is about a 45mins to an hour from Herrshing station (the last station on the S8 line from Munich city centre). The monastery itself is very... More 

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Stourbridge, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Decided to visit the Andechs Monastery after reading some good reviews on the internet. We wanted a day trip from Munich that wasn't too far to get to. You get the S8 train from Munich to Herrshing which is the end of the line. From there, there is a lovely walk up through the woods to the monastery which is... More 

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St. Gallen, Switzerland
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Here is the perfect place to spend a day with your family. I highly recommend the food and the beer.

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Derby, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A truly beautiful interior, but in this part of the world there are so many beautiful interiors. Plus we'd just travelled from Salzburg, which rather spoils one ecclesiastically. Had I not had the previous rich diet it would really have been stunning. A very tranquil atmosphere.

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Munich
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Reviewed March 23, 2017

If visiting Southern Germany you have Sound of Music dreams, then this is it, with great views, the church is clad in gold and is really just beautiful. There is a beer garden restuarant next door where you can stop and have a cold beer, and some brotzeit

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Starnberg, Germany
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Reviewed March 18, 2017

difficult to get there without a car but really worth it! It is an experience to see all these people sitting outside/inside drinking their beer and eating huge plates of roast pig!! There is a fantastic atmosphere inside and out and a lovely view from the huge terrace - and once there a visit to the beautiful church right on... More 

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Reviewed January 1, 2017

Visited for lunch and took the opportunity to take in the view from the monastery. The monastery has a nice altar that is quite ornate and also a very interesting chapel. Definitely worth the time to visit. One can also climb up the bell tower and have an exceptional 360 degree view of the valley below. Not for the claustrophobic... More 

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Reviewed December 30, 2016 via mobile

It was Boxing Day & everything in Munich was closed - so we were advised to try a walk up to Kloster Andechs. It's an easy train ride from Munich & the walk was just what we needed after Christmas. The church was lovely to visit, and the food and beer were great.

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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Reviewed December 2, 2016

Bavaria is known for ornate, rococo churches but Kloster Andechs stands out. Much smaller than Wieskirche or Ettal, for example, the riotous colors and decorative style is more intense. A "must see." And don't pass up the best dark beer in the world just below the church at the Andechs Bierstube.

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Reviewed November 18, 2016

The monastery sits on a hill and is quite the walk up. The path is cobblestone and the gift shop is halfway up the hill. Tour the church. It is well worth it. The monastery is private, so not able to tour. But there is a biergarten/restaurant just down the hill. It had snowed a little the nightbefore, so the... More 

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