Characterized by the Mangfall mountains and the Chiemgauer Alps extends around 60 kilometers around Munich one oft he most popular hiking regions in Bavaria. About 1500 km of hiking trails at all levels of difficuliy run thruogh the Chiemsee Alpenland and lead hikers on spectacular tours. The hilly foothills oft he Alps are home of a colourful variety of species of plants and animals, for example in the nature conservation areas such as the Eggstätt-Hemhofer Lakes or in the various moors. The numerous viewing and obervation towers guarantee unique views and insights into nature. Four town characterized by the Inn Salzach style, special chapels, monuments and historic sites are spread throughout the region, they represent a worthwile destination and can be combined with a leisurly hike. There are also exciting things for childen to explore in the region, as theme trails and adventure stations.

That the Chiemsee Alpenland is an excellent backdrop for a movie has been known at least since the Rosenheim Cops, but many other film and television locations can also be discovered there.