Hike to the Maria Rast chapel near Krün

Hiking (round trip),

On this easy hike to the idyllically situated Maria Rast chapel, you will enjoy a wonderful view of the surrounding mountain ranges. This beautiful tour leads you through the unique Buckelwiesen "hummock meadows" near Krün...

Highlights of the tour

  • Visit the Maria Rast chapel
  • One of the most beautiful geotopes – the Buckelwiesen "hummock meadows"
  • Beautiful view of the Karwendel, Wetterstein and Ester mountain ranges with the Zugspitze massif.

Tour description

The starting point for this hike is the parking lot at the cemetery in Krün. Follow the signs for the Maria Rast chapel along the edge of the meadows and forest, through the underpass. From here, take a short climb through the sparse woodland to the chapel, which is located on the unique Buckelwiesen geotope, the "hummock meadows." Benches in front of the chapel also offer a place to rest. For the way back, follow the signs on Hochstraße back to Krün.

Refreshment stops along the way

  • Restaurants and cafes in Krün

Trail numbers

  • 402
  • 400

General information about the tour

Alternative routes & other tips
The chapel can also be reached via Hochstraße from the parking lot on Krottenkopfstraße in Krün.
Parking options
  • Parking lot at the cemetery in Krün (free with parking permit)
  • Parking lot at the Krottenkopfstraße in Krün (free with parking permit)
Best time of year
  • Accessible from March to November (weather-dependent)
In case of emergencies:
In case of emergency, please inform the closest rescue coordination center. You can reach this regardless of your location, and across Germany, at 112.

Alpenwelt Karwendel Mittenwald Krün Wallgau Tourismus GmbH
Alpenwelt Karwendel Mittenwald Krün Wallgau Tourismus GmbH
hubermedia GmbH - eT4
Zuletzt geändert am 16.01.2019 09:01:00

tour data

  • Duration: 01:00 h
  • Distance: 1500 m
  • Altitude: 78 m
  • Difficulty:Very easy


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