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Address: Bergstr. 2, 82346 Andechs, Bavaria, Germany
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Small-Group eBike Day Tour to the Wieskirche and Andechs Abbey from Munich...
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Private Tour: Munich Sightseeing Including Andechs Monastery

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Visited for lunch and took the opportunity to take in the view from the monastery. The monastery has a nice altar that is quite ornate and also a very interesting chapel... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 January 2017
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017

Visited for lunch and took the opportunity to take in the view from the monastery. The monastery has a nice altar that is quite ornate and also a very interesting chapel. Definitely worth the time to visit. One can also climb up the bell tower and have an exceptional 360 degree view of the valley below. Not for the claustrophobic... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

It was Boxing Day & everything in Munich was closed - so we were advised to try a walk up to Kloster Andechs. It's an easy train ride from Munich & the walk was just what we needed after Christmas. The church was lovely to visit, and the food and beer were great.

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 December 2016

Bavaria is known for ornate, rococo churches but Kloster Andechs stands out. Much smaller than Wieskirche or Ettal, for example, the riotous colors and decorative style is more intense. A "must see." And don't pass up the best dark beer in the world just below the church at the Andechs Bierstube.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 November 2016

The monastery sits on a hill and is quite the walk up. The path is cobblestone and the gift shop is halfway up the hill. Tour the church. It is well worth it. The monastery is private, so not able to tour. But there is a biergarten/restaurant just down the hill. It had snowed a little the nightbefore, so the... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

Had been here years ago and always planned to come back. Worth the effort in my opinion. Coming in off-season was nice as easier to look around. Our meal here (self service) was really great. We all had the roast pork loin and a beer. I am not much of a beer drinker, but when in a centuries old Monastery... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016

My husband and I took the train from Munich to Herrshing then hiked up to Andechs. It was a beautiful walk that let us see more of the countryside but it was a steady uphill hike so you have lots of time or you can take public transit right to the monastery. We were well rewarded with great food, beer... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016

I'll be honest, I went for the beer. We took the train from Munich, very easy relaxing ride. It was a rainy cool day, so we just ate, drank and went on our way. The beer was good, but a little disappointing, our lunch was good, have the potato salad and try the sauerkraut, both are delicious.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016

Not only did I grow up going to Andechs about every other weekend, but every time I go back to the "old country" I have to go and have a beer. The Monks make the best beer, cheese & sausages. The history of the monastery is very interesting (and very old history). You can buy Andechs beer in the bottle... More 

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016

Went there for a business dinner. Location is nice but the service was really slow and poor. Ordering takes a while and when you eventually get served by the dedicted waiter (1 for 16 guests) it tkaes ages to be served. I ordered a bottle a wine before the main course and got it 5 minutes after I finished my... More 

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Conversano, Italy
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

Come ogni anno ritorno ad Andechs con la mia famiglia. Birra eccezionale. Cibi deliziosi. Personale cordiale Visitarlo ogni anno è bellissimo. Passerete una gironata bellissima con amici e parenti. Grazie..💖💖💖💖💖💖 Like every year return to Andechs with my family. exceptional beer. delicious foods. friendly staff Visit it every year is beautiful. You will pass a beautiful gironata with friends and... More 

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