Berchtesgaden is a small, picturesque and historic town located in the southeast of the state of , within a small enclave surrounded on three sides by the border.
Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.
Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Notable Places in the Area

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The was Adolf Hitler's home in the of the near Berchtesgaden, , Germany. is situated 3 km east of Berchtesgaden. Photo: Heinrich Hoffmann (photographer), CC BY-SA 3.0 de.

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The Kehlsteinhaus is a Third Reich-era building erected atop the summit of the , a rocky outcrop that rises above the near the town of Berchtesgaden. is situated 3½ km southeast of Berchtesgaden. Photo: Florian S., CC BY-SA 3.0.

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Dokumentation Obersalzberg is a museum in the resort near Berchtesgaden, providing… is situated 3 km east of Berchtesgaden. Photo: Werudolf, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

is a municipality in the district of in in . is situated 3½ km northwest of Berchtesgaden. Photo: Papa1234, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Schönau am Königssee is a municipality in the district of in the state of . is situated 3½ km southwest of Berchtesgaden. Photo: Wetterman-Andi, CC BY-SA 2.5.


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