Adm. region Oberbayern
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
Local time Tuesday 9:54 PM
Team SV Kirchanschöring
Vehicle registration TS
Administrative region Upper Bavaria
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Points of interest Chiemsee, Herreninsel, Märchen‑Erlebnispark Marquartstein, Geigelstein, Hochfelln
Traunstein is a Kreis (district) in the southeastern part of Bavaria, Germany. Neighboring districts are (from the north clockwise) Mühldorf, Altötting, the Austrian states Upper Austria and Salzburg, the district Berchtesgadener Land, the Austrian states of Salzburg and Tyrol, and the district Rosenheim.
Map of Traunstein, Germany
The district is located in the northern foothills of the Alps. The Chiemsee is located in the west of the district.
In 1972 the district was merged with parts of the former district Laufen, and the previously independent urban district Traunstein.