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Terrainkurweg 1: Through the Lain valley around the Lautersee lake

:Round tour

Start: Mittenwald train station - Destination: Mittenwald train station

Tour dates

  • Duration1:49 h
  • Distance6.6 km
  • Difficultyeasy
  • Altitude115 m
  • Lowest point914 m
  • Highest point1036 m

Tour highlights

    Tour description

    On theTerrain Cure Trail 1 through the Lain Valley around the Lautersee our spa guests experience the idyllic Lain Valley with a large waterfall and the excellently maintained hiking trails at the Lautersee on a varied circular tour against the unique backdrop of the Wetterstein Mountains.


    The highlights of the tour

    • spectacular waterfall in the Laintal
    • rich in fresh air through large forest areas
    • idyllic Lautersee circular trail. with views of the Wetterstein

    The tour description

    The starting pointof the Terrainkurweg 1 through the Laintal valley around the Lautersee is the railway station in Mittenwald. This is easily reached by train and various buses. From there, you walk past the pedestrian zone and the striking church tower into the Laintalstraße of the historic district of Gries. At the end of the street, the Laintal begins with a slight ascent. The ascending hiking trail leads upwards to the right of the Laintalwaterfall and on to the Lautersee. The Lake circuit goes around the Lautersee and then back through the Laintal back to the starting point in Mittenwald.

    Your stops along the way

    • Lauterseealm (closed on Mondays in bad weather)
    • Seehof (closed in winter on Tuesdays)
    • Lautersee-Stub'n
    • Gastronomy in Mittenwald

    Tour numbers

    • 826
    • 819

    General information about the tour

    Alternative route & further tips

    Use the free connections of the guests and hiking buses of Alpenwelt Karwendel with your guest card. So you can take the hiking bus (during the summer months) from the Lautersee or the Ferchensee back to Mittenwald .

    Public transport

    • Mittenwald railway station (DB Munich - Garmisch-Partenkirchen - Innsbruck)
    • Mittenwald railway station bus stop (Alpenwelt Karwendel guest and hiking bus -. Oberbayernbus line 9618)


    • "P1" - car park at the railway station in Mittenwald (chargeable)
    • "P2" - car park at the Dekan-Karl-Platz in Mittenwald (chargeable)

    Best season

    • All year round walkable

    In emergencies:

    In case of emergency, please contact the nearest rescue control centre. This can be reached regardless of location and throughout Germany under 112.

    The ascent or ascent of all described tours of Alpenwelt Karwendel is at your own risk. The topicality and completeness of the contents cannot be guaranteed.

    Height profile