Eching & Surroundings


München Olympiapark

Just a stone's throw away.
Due to Eching's location near Autobahn 9 and 92, you can reach Freising, the airport or Munich in just a few minutes by car.

No car? No problem!
The nearest bus stop is a 5-minute walk away. From here, regional bus 695 will take you to Garching-Hochbrück, for example, where you can change to subway U6 towards Campus Garching or Munich. Eching also has its own suburban train station. Line 1 connects Eching directly with Munich Central Station, Freising and the airport. The station can be reached by bike in about 5 minutes.

Netzplan MVV
Network map suburban trains

Welcome home!

Ortsschild Eching

Eching is a lovable and livable suburb of Munich with many cultural, culinary and sporting offerings for every age group. In the surrounding area there are several recreational areas and nature reserves, ideal for relaxing, hiking, jogging or cycling. Below you'll find some suggestions for your spare time activities in and around Eching.


Lake Eching

Recreational area

Popular bathing lake with sunbathing lawns, bathing island, barbecue areas and kiosk. Within a 15-minute walk from the boarding house.

Hollerner See

Lake Hollern

Recreational area

Following Klosterweg for 10 minutes by foot, you'll reach recreational area Hollerner See with bathing lake and kiosk.


Community center


Interested in cabaret, readings, concerts? Then have a look at the calendar of events of the Echinger Bürgerhaus.

Echinger Weiher

Echinger Weiher


Not a swimming lake, but a small lake for divers. Lessons and equipment are offered by ABC-Divers in Eching.


Echinger Lohe

Nature reserve

Take a hike at natural forest reserve Echinger Lohe.

Restaurant Akram's


Food & beverages

A real eye-catcher: The facade of Akram's Restaurant.

Garchinger Heide

Garching Heath

Nature reserve

Here you can find plants that are usually found only in the Alps or even in the Russian steppes.




Eching is the location of Germany's oldest IKEA. IKEA opened its first store in Eching back in 1974.


Flugwerft Schleißheim


Flight enthusiasts will get their money's worth at the Flugwerft museum with adjacent airfield.

Schloss Schleißheim

Schleißheim palace


The extensive palace grounds invite you to sightsee and take a walk. The adjacent beer garden rounds off the visit.


Beer garden Bergl

Food & beverages

In the neighboring village of Oberschleißheim, located in the middle of a forest, you will find one of the oldest beer gardens in the region.



Hiking & Cycling

Take a bike tour or hike along the Isarauen in dreamlike nature. Reachable within 20 minutes by bike.


Allianz Arena

FC Bayern München

Attend a FC Bayern game or book a tour of the arena. Reachable in 10 minutes by car.


Therme Erding

Thermal spa

In about 25 minutes driving time you can reach the largest thermal spa in the world.