Take a Carriage Ride to explore Oberstdorf

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Explore Oberstdorf and its surroundings by horse ...
Explore Oberstdorf and its surroundings by horse ...

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What could be more beautiful than exploring the neighboring surroundings of Oberstdorf (Oberstdorf vacation rentals | Oberstdorf travel guide) in a carriage pulled by beautiful and strong horses? Enjoy trips to the side valleys of Oberstdorf named Oytal, Birgsau, and Spielmannsau.

Trips around Oberstdorf are daily and for a minimum of 6 and a maximum of 15 people.

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Location, Map, and Driving Directions

Location: Ponyhof Boxler, Am Dummelsmoos 37, 87561 Oberstdorf, Germany

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Additional travel info

The carriage ride starts at the Megever Platz (in front of the Kurhaus) in Oberstdorf.



  • 16 Euros round trip
  • 10 Euros to depart from Oberstdorf
  • 8 Euros to depart from the valleys

Kids 4-10:

  • 10 Euros round trip
  • 5 Euros depart from Oberstdorf or from valleys

Kids under 4 are free.

You can buy your tickets at the carriage.

Opening Hours

Starting time: 10 a.m. (make sure to be there 15 minutes earlier)

The trip is about 1.5 hours into the valleys, you will then have about 2 hours to enjoy the area by hiking, or visiting one of the restaurants. The trip back will depart at 1.30 p.m. and will arrive in Oberstdorf by 3 p.m.

No reservations necessary under normal circumstances but during high season recommendable.

Contact Information

Phone: +49 (0) 8322 - 96210

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