Questions and answers about your visit to the Treetop Walk

Can I take my dog?

Dogs* or any other animals are unfortunately not allowed on the walkway. 
However, dog kennels are available at the Treetop Walk and at the Hans-Eisenmann-Haus, which you can use free of charge. 
You can find further information at the ticket Office.

*Exception: Disabled companion and assistance dogs.

Where can I get tickets for the Treetop Walk Bavarian Forest?

Tickets can be purchased at the Treetop Walk ticket office. Please note that credit cards are not accepted. 
You can buy tickets and enter the Treetop Walk until 1 hour before closing time. 

Click here for our admission prices and opening times!

Can I visit the Treetop Walk in bad weather?

Yes, the walkway is open when it rains, and it is cleared of any snow in winter. 

We only reserve the right to close the walkway for safety reasons in case of thunderstorms, hail, storms and ice. 

Are children allowed on the Treetop Walk?

Of course, children are allowed on the Treetop Walk. However, children under the age of 14 need to be accompanied by an adult. 

The walkway is also accessible, i.e. you can also comfortably access the Treetop Walk with a pushchair or wheelchair. 

Families benefit from a family tariff!

Can I use the Treetop Walk with inline skates?

Unfortunately, no! You are not allowed to use the Treetop Walk on inline skates, skateboards, city scooters or bicycles for safety reasons.

How long does a visit to the Treetop Walk take?

The Treetop Walk has an overall length of 1,300 metres. 
Visits can take anything between 1 and 2 hours. 

What else is there to see or do apart from visiting the Treetop Walk?

Right by the exit of the Treetop Walk is the Waldwirtschaft restaurant, which has a large beer garden and adventure playground for the little ones, 
as well as Café EISENMANN, where you can rest and recover your strength. 

In addition, you can visit the animal reserve or the exhibition in the Hans-Eisenmann-Haus.

Are there car parking spaces for people with disabilities?

Parking spaces for people with disabilities are available in car park P1. These are marked, and located 500 metres from the entrance to the Treetop Walk.
Text: Detailed arrival information


Is the Treetop Walk accessible with a wheelchair or pushchair?

The access point, the Treetop Walk and the View Tower are all designed to be accessible. At the car park by the animal reserve, 
access is via a tower with a lift, which allows easy and comfortable access for seniors, 
wheelchair users and parents with pushchairs. 

The walkway has a maximum gradient of 6 %, and can therefore also be used by wheelchair users or parents with pushchairs. 
There are several level resting areas along the way. 

The 44-metre-high View Tower is located at the end of the walkway. 
Wheelchair users can only reach the second platform at 40 metres, which offers comparable views. 
Here, additional information and direction signs for wheelchair users are available. 
It is also possible to park pushchairs before climbing the last 4 metres up a staircase.

Both our catering businesses, the Waldwirtschaft restaurant and Café EISENMANN
as well as the Hans-Eisenmann-Haus, are also accessible.

For more information, see National Park for All.

Is the Forest Island accessible for people with disabilities and senior citizens?

The Forest Island platform is accessible via a stair lift.

Are there accessible toilets on the Treetop Walk?

Disabled toilets are available at car park P1, the Waldwirtschaft restaurant and the Hans-Eisenmann-Haus.

Is there a baby changing room?

A baby changing room is available in our Waldwirtschaft restaurant, free of charge.

Can I hire a wheelchair or walker?

There is a wheelchair service at the Treetop Walk Bavarian Forest. Wheelchairs and walkers can be borrowed free of charge; please book by telephone. 
Telephone reservations on +49 8558 974074.

Important information:

• When visitor numbers are particularly high, it is possible that all our wheelchairs and walkers are being used. We thank you for your understanding.

• Please note that a valid photo ID must be left at the ticket office as a deposit.

• You should collect your ID from the ticket office at least 1 hour prior to Closing.

• The following can also be borrowed free of charge from the keeper's lodge at the Neuschönau animal reserve:

electric wheelchairs
folding chairs
wheelchairs
carts

Reservation on tel.: 08558/9729823.

Can I borrow a pushchair or a cart for children?

Carts and buggies can be borrowed free of charge; please book by telephone. 
Telephone reservations on +49 8558 974074.

Important information:


• When visitor numbers are particularly high, it is possible that all our buggies/carts are being used. We thank you for your understanding.

• Please note that a valid photo ID must be left at the ticket office as a deposit. 

• You should collect your ID from the ticket office at least 1 hour prior to Closing.

• The following can also be borrowed free of charge from the keeper's lodge at the Neuschönau animal reserve:

electric wheelchairs
folding chairs
wheelchairs
carts

Reservation on tel.: 08558/9729823.

Cookie Disclaimer: This site uses cookies in order to improve your user experience. Detailed information on the use of cookies on this website is provided in our Privacy Policy. By using this website, you consent to the use of cookies.  Privacy Policy