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Address: Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Bavaria, Germany
Phone Number: +49 8821 7970
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At nearly 10,000 feet, Germany's highest peak is a popular ski area during...

At nearly 10,000 feet, Germany's highest peak is a popular ski area during the winter and a challenging hiking trail during the rest of the year.

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The Zugspitze is the largest mountain in Germany and is about 9,000 feet above sea level. This mountain is located about 70 miles south of Munich and is easily accessible by... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The Zugspitze is the largest mountain in Germany and is about 9,000 feet above sea level. This mountain is located about 70 miles south of Munich and is easily accessible by train. This mountain is part of the Bavarian Alps which you can start seeing see about a third of the way from Munich. At the top of the mountain... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Getting to view Germany from her highest peak is worth the trip from Munich. You can drive, or take the DBhan. We drove then took the cogwheel train to the base of the mountain and then took a cable car to the top. The way back down we took the cogwheel train thru the mountain. Your ticket allows you to... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Wow, Zugspitze was amazing in every way, from the train ride up to the cable car, to drinking a beer overlooking the alps and skiers. It was a perfect sunny day you could see forever and soooo much snow. The trip was one I'll never forget.

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Otterberg, Germany
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Love every minute of our trip to the top of Germany. Cold but the scenery was fantastic. I recommend if you are in Garmish make a trip to Zugsptize.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited Zugspitze during our Christmas Market tour of Germany and Austria and wow was it a great addition to our trip. The cable car ride is heart wrenching and the views are to die for!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Absolutely worth the money to ride the cable car to the top. The view is breathtaking, you can see for miles and miles. If you are afraid of heights I might recommend taking the train opposed to the cable car, as it is a fairly steep incline and it made me a bit nervous although I am not afraid of... More 

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have been to the peak of other alps and therefore was a bit disappointed with this peak. Having said so, you can have a view of the swiss alps, and Austria alps here.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you are in Garmisch -Partenkirchen then you must go to zugspitze. The view is amazing and the restaurant at the top is nice too. You can enjoy a great coffee or hott chocolate for the kids and they had a delicious rubarb cake that hit the spot.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We took the gondola ride up to the top of the Zugspitze . It is awesome! For 3 adults and 1child(age 12) we spent about 140 euros. This is a must see when traveling to Bavaria . We heard it was icy so we decided not to ski. We enjoyed the view both inside and outside. Inside we had cappuccino... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After deciding we wanted to get out of the city and enjoy one of the last beautiful fall days, Garmisch-Partenkirchen was our destination and a trip up to Zugspitze. We were staying close to Marienplatz in Munich, and while in the station noticed the DB ticket machines where we made our ticket purchases. At the time we managed to catch... More 

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