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Partnach Gorge

Address: Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Bavaria, Germany
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Canyons, Geologic Formations, Nature & Parks
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Type: Canyons, Geologic Formations, Nature & Parks

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33 reviews 33 reviews
9 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015 NEW

Taking the public transport to the gorge makes the walk quite long in winter to just reach the ticket center but it is 100% worth it. The gorge is beautiful and does require you to have some good walking shoes/boots in winter. There are patches of ice during the winter so please be aware of this if you plan on... More 

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Adelaide, Australia
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91 helpful votes 91 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015 NEW

I was pleasantly awe-inspired by this gorge, by its narrowness and thundering sound of water. It doesn't appear that you can drive up to the start, so there is an unexpectedly long 30 minute walk on the road to the Gorge ticket booth from the carpark at the old Olympic Skijump Stadium (worth a look inside !) - it may... More 

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Ubon Ratchathani, Thailand
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80 reviews 80 reviews
26 attraction reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

Outside our hotel in Garmisch we caught a bus. The bus took us to the train station where we changed buses and caught one to take us to the Olympic park. That was a nice view but it wasn't our goal. We were on our way to Partnach Gorge. Taking a few moments to take in the scene of the... More 

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Gladstone, Australia
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40 attraction reviews
167 helpful votes 167 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015

This gorge is so pretty in winter. It's a short walk from the Olympic Stadium to the entrance of the gorge and definitely worth it. Make sure to wear sturdy footwear as it can be very slippery. Can talk for hours about this small and stunning gorge, but will let the photos do the talking.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2015

An interesting walk alongside the gushing waters and finally opening up into a full stream of melted fresh snow, is worth the experience

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Fort Walton Beach, Florida
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38 reviews 38 reviews
28 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

Such an amazing cross between nature and human ingenuity. I saw a show in the US about the people who keep this attraction open by reworking the paths and bridges each spring and I knew I had to visit.

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Chisinau, Moldova
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

This should be one of the "must see" places to visit in GAP. The gorge is spectacular in both summer and winter. However, even in summer it can get a bit chilly in there with little sun and all the water splashing around, so take a sweater or fleece. In summer a light rain jacket would keep you dry. Don't... More 

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Augsburg, Germany
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17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

Great tour specially with kids, amazing views. It is relative easy walk, watch your head. Take a flash light, walk back over the mountains and visit one of the huts for a beer.

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Las Cruces, New Mexico
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

Made the hike from the Olympic Stadium all the way to the top. Photo opportunities galore and well worth the two plus hours of hiking. We took the cable car down from the top and stopped for a quick cold beer at the bottom.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

The train took about 1.30 hours from Munich to the town. We then jumped on a No 2 Bus to the Olympic Stadium and walked through the gorge and up and over the mountains. The weather can change quickly in the mountains but we decided to walk into the early evening and the sunset over the peaks was amazing. Suitable... More 

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