Ruhpolding, with its 6,500 residents, is a big, enchantingly romantic village in Upper Bavaria, serving up nature at its finest in every season of the year. It's an El Dorado for anyone who loves nature, and for those in search of active recreation amid wonderful scenery, combined with the warmth and hospitality for which Bavaria is so renowned.
View the Ruhpolding website.
NB: The BASI Office telephone number is 01479 861717. The office is open 10.00 to 13.00 and 14.00 to 17.00 Monday to Friday. In case of emergencies outwith these times, please call the BASI emergency number on 01479 780011.
In winter, visitors are drawn by the magnificent, variety-packed ski slopes and cross-country trails. Every year, Ruhpolding hosts the Biathlon World Cup and a World Cup event in the Nordic Combined, transforming this idyllic village into a mecca for thousands of fans.