Andechs Monastery

Klostergasthof Blick auf Erling ©Tourismusverband Starnberger Fünf-Seen-Land

On the holy mountain great emphasis is put on the idea of Pleasure for body and soul. The most famous product is the beer from the monastery´s brewery. „

But the Andechs Monastery has more to offer than culinary delights.

The Andechs monastery, located above Lake Ammer, offers a variety of possibilities to guests and visitors to experience the oldest place of pilgrimage in Bavaria.

The manor of the Benedictine abbey St. Bonifaz near Munich is a place where the monastery brewery, gastronomy, agriculture can be found altogether in one location. You can experience baroque history of art, events as well as culinary pleasure. The local monastery brewery does not only produce beer specialties based on a tradition of hundreds of years, it also offers a great variety of the self-made  liquor “Andechser Schnaps”

No matter if you want to follow the traces of Carl Orff, who is buried in Andechs, go for a walk with scenic views of the Alps, try the Bavarian specialties in the legendary brewery tavern “Bräustüberl” or if you just visit at the beer garden and taste the traditional high standard kitchen in the monastery, Andechs is always worth a visit!