|o Mayor||Anna Elisabeth Neppel (Ind.)|
|o Total||40.44 km2 (15.61 sq mi)|
|Elevation||690 m (2,260 ft)|
|o Density||93/km2 (240/sq mi)|
|Time zone||CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)|
Andechs is a municipality in the district of Starnberg in Bavaria in Germany. It is renowned in Germany and beyond for Andechs Abbey, a Benedictine monastery that has brewed beer since 1455. The monastery brewery offers tours to visitors.
The 20th-century German composer Carl Orff is buried in the chapel of Andechs Abbey.