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Biathlon World cup

We visited for the biathlon World Cup and it’s a fantastic venue. Really well organised and and... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Hartlepool, United Kingdom
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Looks strange in summer

We had seen the Chiemgau Arena so many times on TV whilst watching the Biathlon events, all the... read more

Reviewed June 15, 2018
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3 weeks ago
“Biathlon World cup”
15 Jun 2018
“Looks strange in summer”
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Biathlonzentrum 1, 83324 Ruhpolding, Bavaria, Germany
+49 8663 4199780
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited for the biathlon World Cup and it’s a fantastic venue. Really well organised and and copes well with 20000 people no problem. The bus service was excellent to and from Ruhpolding too.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank 464simone
Reviewed September 29, 2018

Visited the arena but unfortunately they do not do any tours in English.I do speak German but my husband doesn't. Surely they could either do a handout in various languages, or even an audio giving information for visitors.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank CaravannersScotland
Reviewed June 15, 2018

We had seen the Chiemgau Arena so many times on TV whilst watching the Biathlon events, all the time white with snow and so it looked so different this time without the snow. It was wonderful to see and to talk about the races from...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank wesleyKrefeld
Reviewed February 25, 2018

The local cafe run by the Ski Club Ruhpolding with a varied menu. Ask if the pasta is on that day! Italian Cook!!!!!!

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Roger R
Reviewed February 13, 2017

Chimgau Arena is really good for cross skiing. Around the arena is a large number of trails for cross-country skiing with stunning views and beautiful scenery. Excellent access by car, with plenty of parking. Neither bus transportation is not a problem. The surroundings are blue...More

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank fischerJJ
Reviewed February 2, 2017

I recently did a report on the Biathlon Camp here at this arena and it was a great experience. Average individuals can train like biathletes, all with professional coaches. It was really fun to see how the competitive spirit takes over. All around a positive...More

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank Meggin L
Reviewed August 23, 2016

Our children have watched biathlon on TV and had seen the arena and we were all delighted to visit. Tours are twice weekly, but are only conducted in German, and are all outdoors. Our guide was excellent, and spoke hochdeutsch rather than the local dialect...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Eimear C
Reviewed August 17, 2016

The tour in itself was interesting, although entirely in German. We did get to see the ski jumps and the race track/shooting area up close and get to see some people training with the shooting which was all quite nice. The weather was not cooperative...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank lostinprague
Reviewed July 2, 2016

Being a bug biathlon fan it was a must to visit the arena. Shame the tour was only in German so we couldn't understand any of the tour guides commentary! It was fantastic to be given an opportunity to shoot a proper biathlon rifle in...More

Date of experience: June 2016
1  Thank AnnCoe
Reviewed June 10, 2016

Although the guided tour of the arena was in German, we got a general idea of the set-up at the arena. See how many targets you can hit - cost of the tour is free - 15 Euros for 10 shots at the targets, although...More

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank Matthew H
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Huw M
January 29, 2018|
Response from svdavydova | Reviewed this property |
Добрый день! Мы были в Рупольдинге в августе. Но ведь это - биатлонный центр. Конечно, там много хороших лыжных трасс. Работают подъемники. Летом можно заниматься прыжками с парашютом в виде крыла. Мне очень понравился... More
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