Andechs Monastery, Andechs

Discover the intersection of fine Baroque architecture and the art of brewing beer at the idyllic Andechs Monastery. Perched atop a hill overlooking Ammer lake, the monastery features an impressive 18th century church. This is the oldest pilgrimage site in Bavaria, as well as a fully functioning brewery. You can take a brewery tour to learn about the monks' brewing tradition. You'll be able to taste the seven varieties of local beer, then have a traditional Bavarian lunch at the onsite restaurant. Wander the grounds to take in the spectacular views of the countryside. Put Andechs Monastery and other Andechs attractions into our Andechs online attractions planner , and watch your holiday take shape.
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  • We Day tripped to Andechs on a Cold sunny day in March and enjoyed the walk up to the Monestary with the views from the Monestary of the Valley.We had a nice lunch with pork knuckle,pretzel and Beer.T...  more »
  • Beautiful place nestled in the countryside and in the lakes outside Monaco. Complex with very famous brewery. A lot of internal rooms and outside terraces where you will enjoy beers produced by monks. Very suggestive monastery to visit. The fabulous shin the best of all Monaco! I recommend the dark beer... Excellent! We will return in September!
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  • Nice monastery in the Bavarian countryside. I love to walk among the nature from the train station and reach the top at the monastery, to finish with a beer in its garden.
  • A very nice location, historical building. Good Bavarian food. Will return for sure!
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