The area around Gars is wonderfully endowed with fabulous things to see and do, from firm tourist favorites to hidden gems that still await discovery. You'll find Kirchseeon, 19 miles (31 kilometers) to the east, and Otting 19 miles (31 kilometers) to the west.
Approximately 30 miles (48 kilometers) to the southeast of Gars is Ruhpolding, a regional city where you go see Barthlomaus Schmucker Heritage Museum, Ruhpolding Amusement Park and Golf Club Ruhpolding. If you have time to spare, it's worth investigating Vita Alpina, Unternberg Ruhpolding and Church of Saint George before returning to Gars.
If it starts raining cats and dogs, don't panic, Upper Bavaria features some terrific nature museums, art galleries and history museums, guaranteed to keep you and your family happily occupied. History lovers will enjoy the area's fascinating old towns, castles and historic palaces.
Have a go at some of the area's most popular winter attractions. Locals and tourists alike enjoy skiing here. Snowboarding is also popular. There are plenty of adventures waiting for you in the region around Upper Bavaria. Try tobogganing or hiking to get your adrenaline pumping.
When the time comes to leave Gars, spend the last of your euros on last minute keepsakes and say Tschüss (farewell).