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About 17 miles to the southeast of Elmau sits the city of Innsbruck.
Plan a trip to Zirl, 12 miles to the south of Elmau. It has a nice selection of tourist hotspots. Court Church (Hofkirche) and Imperial Palace (Hofburg) are recommended options. And don't forget about Cathedral of St. James.
If you enjoy the great outdoors, visit at least one of the Elmau region's natural attractions. Lake Baggersee is located 18 miles from Elmau, while Patscherkofel Mountain Bahn sits 19 miles away.
Snowboard on the trails and slopes of Ahorn Ski Area or Vans Penken Park. The first is 40 miles from Elmau, while the second is 35 miles.
Travel to Klais to visit Karwendel Cable Car and Leutaschklamm Gorge. It's 3 miles away from Elmau, and well worth the trip. Werdenfels Museum and Richard Strauss Institute are some more places. These are 3 miles from Elmau, in Kruen.
The regional hub of Ludwig Street, just 4 miles northwest from Elmau, is where it's all at. It has numerous attractions worth making the distance for, such as Werdenfels Castle Ruins, Museum Aschenbrenner and King's House on Schachen. Ettal Abbey and Casino Garmisch-Partenkirchen are also safe bets for hours of fun.
What's a vacation without digging your teeth into some tasty food? Upper Bavarian Alps and Lakes is a wonderful place to satisfy your cravings!
Visitors are certain to notice a lot of beef and potatoes, two of the most popular regional ingredients.
Your getaway wouldn't be complete if you don't try kartoffelsalat (potato salad) and pichelsteiner meat and vegetable stew).
If you're craving something sugary, zwetchgenkuchen (plum cake) is recommended.
Relax with a couple of bottles of Weihenstephaner Hefeweissbier, a much-loved beer.
It's always a great idea to have a regional wine in hand when you dine out in one of the local eateries. Franken Bacchus and Franken Kerner are two popular options around here.
After you have spent all your euros and it's time to head back home, remember to say a final "Auf Wiedersehen" to Elmau.
When you're ready to head to the airport, know that Kranebitten Airport is roughly 16 miles to the southeast.
Elmau has accommodations to suit both families and individuals. Through the Expedia booking guide, visitors can compare up to 32 Elmau hotels and motels.
Two examples of the upscale Elmau hotels are the Das Kranzbach, at Kranzbach 1, and the Sporthotel Xander, at Kirchplatz 147. The Hotel Schöne Aussicht Garni, at Gsteigstraße 36, and the Ferienwohnung Johannesklause, at Partenkirchner Str. 38 are two lower priced listings that may be worth investigating if you're looking to save a bit of cash.
Located near the slopes, this Innsbruck City Centre hotel is in the city centre, and within a 5-minute walk of Golden Roof, City Tower and Imperial Palace. Court Church and Nordkette Cable Car are also within 3 mi (5 km).
Located in the heart of Innsbruck, this boutique hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Triumphal Arch and Galerie im Taxispalais. Tyrolean Provincial Museum and Golden Roof are also within 15 minutes.
Conveniently located near the ski slopes, this Garmisch-Partenkirchen hotel is situated in the city centre, within 2 miles (3 km) of Casino Garmisch-Partenkirchen and Garmisch-Partenkirchen Ski Resort, and is convenient for winter sports, such as cross-country skiing. Richard Strauss Platz and Museum Aschenbrenner are also within 15 minutes.
Located near the slopes, this Innsbruck City Centre hotel is situated in the city centre and within a 10-minute walk of Alpenverein-Museum, Tyrolean Provincial Museum and Galerie im Taxispalais. Court Church and Imperial Palace are also within 15 minutes.
Located in Innsbruck City Centre, this hotel is steps away from Rathaus Galerien Shopping Centre, Anna's Column and Kaufhaus Tyrol.
Situated in Garmisch-Partenkirchen, this hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Werdenfels Museum and Garmisch-Partenkirchen Ski Resort. Richard Strauss Institute and Olympic Hill are also within 15 minutes.
Located near to the slopes, this Garmisch-Partenkirchen hotel is within 1 mile (2 km) of Olympic Hill and Garmisch-Partenkirchen Ski Resort, and is convenient for winter sports, such as cross-country skiing and skiing lessons. Werdenfels Museum and Richard Strauss Institute are also within 1 mile (2 km).
This family-friendly Garmisch-Partenkirchen hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Werdenfels Museum and Garmisch-Partenkirchen Ski Resort. Richard Strauss Platz and Richard Strauss Institute are also within 1 mile (2 km).