Bavarian Forest Tourism

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The Bavarian Forest (German: ) is a wooded low-mountain region in Bavaria, Germany. It extends along the Czech border and is continued on the Czech side by the Šumava (Bohemian Forest). Geographically the Bavarian Forest and Bohemian Forest are sections of the same mountain range. A part of the Bavarian Forest belongs to the Bavarian Forest National Park (Nationalpark Bayerischer Wald) (240 km²), established in 1970 as the first national park in Germany. Another 3,008 km² belong to the Bavarian Forest Nature Park (Naturpark Bayerischer Wald), established 1967, and 1738 km² to the Eastern Bavarian Forest Nature Park (Naturpark Oberer Bayerischer Wald), established 1965. The Bavarian Forest is a remnant of the Hercynian Forest that stretched across southern Germania in Roman times. It is the largest protected forest area in central Europe. The highest mountain in the region is the Großer Arber ("Great Arber", 1,456 m). The main river is the Regen, which is formed by the conjunction of White Regen and Black Regen and leaves the mountains towards the city of Regensburg.

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Facts and Stats for Bavarian Forest*

  • Pollution Statistics in Bavarian Forest

    Know the pollution level of Bavarian Forest before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Water Pollution 8.33 (Very Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 41.67 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 16.67 (Very Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 41.67 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 8.33 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 5 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 12.5 (Very Low)
  • Bavarian Forest: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Bavarian Forest for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Bavarian Forest.

    • Burglary and Theft 50 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 25 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Car Stealing 25 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 25 (Low)
    • Drug offense 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 100 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 75 (High)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 12.5 (Very Low)
  • Living in Bavarian Forest - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 81.25 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 19.08 (Very Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 22.75 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 91.67 (Very High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 9.96 (Moderate)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Bavarian Forest

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Bavarian Forest

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.17 USD
    • International Movie per seat 11.74 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 52.84 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 88.06 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 86.11 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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