The Bohemian Forest (Bohemian Forest) is situated in the northern area of Upper Austria and is one of the most ancient mountain ranges in Central Europe. Caused by erosion the once karstic rock formations have given way to today’s softer shapes. Ulrichsberg and its hilly surroundings are an insider's tip for hikers, naturopaths and those who seek some time to relax. In Germany the Bohemian Forest is also called Bavarian Forest, in the Czech Republic Šumava. Thanks to the good cooperation of Germany, Austria and the Czech Republic free tourist border crossing is possible at seven spots. So enjoy biking, hiking and cross-country skiing in Germany, Austria and the Czech Republic. There is also a wide range of sports activities on offer in the summer. The area boasts numerous beautiful hotels and restaurants with top service. Do not miss to visit the neighbouring village of Klaffer am Hochficht, where you can take a leisurely stroll through Austria's largest natural herb garden. Moldaublick platform offers a beautiful view of Moldawa Barrier Lake in the Czech Republic , from a second panorama platform you see Bavaria. Every year Ulrichsberg hosts the well-known Ulrichsberger Kaleidophon Jazz Festival featuring musicians from Austria, Germany, Czech Republic, Italy, Switzerland and many other countries.