Herrsching, which is situated on the 48th degree of latitude southwest of Munich is a former fishing village. There are numerous possibilities for rest, relaxation, sport or culture. Some highlights are a 8 km promenade along the "Ammersee"and the Kurpark-castle with varying exhibitions.
One can make a steamboat trip on the "Ammersee" or the exiting hiking trail to Andechs, a picturesque village with a famous monastery. With the suburban train, Munich is only half an hour away.
There are many hotel/motels, restaurants and a picture gallery. Towns in the near surrounding are Berg at the lake Starnberg, Feldafing, Gauting in the Wurm-Valley, Gilching, Herrsching at the Ammersee, Inning at the Worthsee and Ammersee, Krailling also in the Würm-Valley, Pocking, Starnberg and Tutzing at the lake Starnberg, Seefeld at the Pilsensee, and of course Wessling at the lake Wessling.