A family holiday in Germany perhaps doesn’t spring to mind as the most obvious destination for travellers from the UK, but this expansive country, within a couple of hours of flying time, actually offers a broad range of attractions all year round.

Nueschwanstein Castle in BavariaThe beautiful region of Bavaria to the south, bordering the Czech Republic, Austria and touching Switzerland, is Gemany’s largest state and caters for those who like an active holiday and a short break in Germany is perfect if skiing or walking is high on your list of priorities.

If you are looking for a family break in Germany, try the AlpenClub in Schliersee with its idyllic setting in the Bavarian Alps – in winter, it offers access to miles of excellent skiing and in summer it offers walking, cycling and excursions to the beautiful city of Salzburg in Austria. Also nearby is the amazing castle at Neuschwanstein.

If a family break in Bavaria is for you, scheduled flights to Munich are available with a range of carriers including British Airways, Lufthansa and Easyjet.

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