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Zugspitze

Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Bavaria, Germany
+49 8821 7970
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US$ 273.11*
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A Private Day Tour of the Zugspitze mountain and Partnach gorge from Munich...
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US$ 217.11*
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A Private Day Tour of Garmisch-Partenkirchen and the Zugspitze Mountain
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Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Bavaria, Germany
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+49 8821 7970
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This is my second visit to Zugspitz. The first visit was awesome, however I was very disappointed this visit. Not only were the lifts closed, but there is a ton of construction at the summit. I really wish there was better information on how little...More

3  Thank Melissa A
Reviewed 4 days ago

Whilst in Garmisch-Partenkirchen a trip to the summit of Germanys highest mountain is a must, check the weather before you set off. Getting there is easy using the special train from the local station, transfer to rack and pinion railway and then to the cable...More

2  Thank Chris383
Reviewed 5 days ago

Yes, a bit expensive (well pretty expensive), but the engineering marvel that gets you to the top of the mountain is amazing and demonstrates why it may be so expensive. IN any case, weather was absolutely perfect and the views were amazing. Highly recommend.

Thank ustophl
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great views, if the sun shines... From Garmisch-Partenkirchen it takes about 90 minutes to GIPFEL by train. take the early train. This time I was little bit disappointed, because they are rebuilding the cable car from top to Eibsee - closed this year. Still, not...More

Thank Pekka A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We did not stay long enough in Grainau so we decided to see Alpspix and arrived there by a cable car. It was an amazing day out with an easy walk down. Worth recommending for all tourist staying very briefly in Bavaria.

1  Thank marti_0083
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Plan this only if good (or relatively good) weather is forecast. Go as early as you can (07:30 or 08:15 departure from Garmisch) as it can get really busy

Thank lateano88
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Take the cable car up and the cog wheel train down (or vice versa) and you will get the full experience of what the Zugspitz has to offer!! Even if you are taking the train all the way from a further out station you can...More

1  Thank Mark S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Zugspitze has 2962 meters altitude, and is the pride of an area of special beauty, from the beautiful and mysterious south of Bavaria. The region is easily reached either from Munich on the 95 motorway, or from south through Innsbruck, Austria, or southern Bavaria, from...More

1  Thank Viocalatorul
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Zugspitze is accessible from the zugspitzebahn which is adjacent to the station (tunnels under the tracks). Check the timetables and the cameras of the peak before you go but bear in mind the weather at the top can change at a moments notice. At the...More

1  Thank cpr2exs
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was a bit pricey. However, when you take the ride and see what was involved in making it possible it helps one understand a bit better. An actual tunnel was carved into the mountain to gain access for the train. This trip is lengthy...More

1  Thank Donnette2017
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Hi, Sieg. What would you like to know about this attraction?
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Alexa S
Hello, Just wondering where we should stay and what trains/cable cars we should book since there is construction on the Elbse route in 2017?
1 May 2017|
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Response from terri0907 | Reviewed this property |
We stayed at the Hotel Zugspitze in the city center of Garmisch. Very quaint hotel with friendly staff, free breakfast and balconies with beautiful mountain views. We enjoyed it so much we stayed an extra night! Take the... More
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Bronwyn A
Hi is there snow up there to play in even in July? If so, do they offer snow tubing? Thanks.
23 April 2017|
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Response from Hema B | Reviewed this property |
Hi there. When we were there, I did no see any snow but if you have a look at some of my photos..I don't think there is any...but I maybe wrong. I think its the season as well. So I hope this helps.
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