Eching and Surroundings


Boardinghaus Eching is located in the immediate proximity of Autobahn 9, which will bring you to Munich, Freising or the airport in just a few minutes.

The nearest bus stop is a 5-minute walk away. From here, regional bus 695 will take you to Garching, for example, where you can change to subway U6 towards TUM Garching or Munich. Eching also has its own S-Bahn station. Line 1 connects Eching directly with Munich Central Station, Freising and the airport. The station Eching can be reached by bike in about 5 minutes.

Boardinghaus Eching

Obere Hauptstr. 10e
85386 Eching




Technische Universität München Garching, Forschungszentrum

Allianz Arena


TUM School of Life Sciences


LMU (Teile der tierärztlichen Fakultät)

Messe Riem

Enjoy your free time


The municipality of Eching, which has about 14T inhabitants, is a lovable and livable place with many cultural, culinary and sporting offers for every age group. In the surrounding area there are several recreational and nature reserves, ideal for relaxing, hiking, jogging or cycling. Below are 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 it's worth taking a look at the calendar of events at the Echinger Bürgerhaus.

Echinger Weiher

Echinger Weiher


This time not a bathing lake, but a small lake for divers. Equipment and lessons are offered at ABC Divers.


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 with integrated LEDs.

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. Sightseeing flights are offered at the adjacent airfield.

Schloss Schleißheim

Schleißheim palace complex


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.



landscape protection area

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 within 10 minutes by car.


Therme Erding

Thermal spa

In about 25 minutes driving time you can reach the largest spa in the world. Definitely worth a visit!