Herrsching Tourism

Herrsching am Ammersee is a municipality in Upper Bavaria, Germany, on the east shore of the Ammersee, southwest of Munich. The population is around 8,000 in winter, increasing to 13,000 in summer. Situated at one terminus of the Munich S-Bahn line S8, the village is popular with travellers for its water-sports and as the starting point of trips to the Benedictine Andechs Abbey. Herrsching is also a stop for touring steamships of the Bavarian Seenschiffahrt or lake fleet. Prior to WW-II Herrsching was home to the "Reichsfinanzschule Hersching" (finance school). In 1945 and 46 the school was converted into a POW hospital and rehab facility for soldiers who had lost limbs.


This is a comprehensive travel guide for Herrsching in Germany. From budgeting tips to finding the best spots, this travel guide has got all the insider information to explore Herrsching like a local. This city is located in the close proximity of a major city Munich, Germany. So, ideally any vacation planner would recommend you to visit Munich for its bountiful attractions like Marienplatz, Cathedral Of Our Lady, The Neue Pinakothek on your trip to Herrsching. Also, to reach Herrsching, you'll have to take a flight to Munich; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. Most online packages to this city are of 1-2 days.

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  • Know the pollution level of Herrsching before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 22 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 13.85 (Very Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 35.82 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 12.68 (Very Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 12.14 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 14.02 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 15.36 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 16.3 (Very Low)
  • How safe is Herrsching for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Herrsching.

    • Burglary and Theft 15.72 (Very Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 12.27 (Very Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 9.79 (Very Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 15.68 (Very Low)
    • Car Stealing 9.45 (Very Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 14.72 (Very Low)
    • Attacks 18.75 (Very Low)
    • Drug offense 18.67 (Very Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 93.79 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 80.21 (Very High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 21.78 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 13.11 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 21.84 (Low)
  • Quality of Life Index of Herrsching is 186.41 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 83.12 (Very High)
    • Climate Index 75.98 (High)
    • Pollution Index 21.76 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 33.54 (Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 73.36 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 80.85 (Very High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 16.61 (Very High)
    • Purchasing Power Index 106.01 (High)
    • 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.

  • Here's how much it will cost to shop in Herrsching

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.11 USD
    • International Movie per seat 12.52 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 36.18 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 95.67 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 85.59 USD

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