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Zugspitze

Address: Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Bavaria, Germany
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Type: Mountains, Ski/ Snowboard Areas, Nature & Parks, Outdoor Activities
Activities: Skiing, Snowboarding
Owner description: At nearly 10,000 feet, Germany's highest peak is a popular ski area...
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Type: Mountains, Ski/ Snowboard Areas, Nature & Parks, Outdoor Activities
Activities: Skiing, Snowboarding
Owner description: 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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Remsenburg, New York, United States
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7 reviews 7 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015 NEW

Skiing the glacier on a sunny day after a snowfall is incomparable. There is a wide variety of trails and lifts, and the views are spectacular. Certainly worth the hour and twenty minutes on the train if you wish to devote the day to skiing at "The Top of Germany".

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Ny
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015 NEW

Honestly this is one of those places you need to just go to. I have been to the major Mountain Chains in the US and I can honestly say that no words can properly describe the beauty of this place. Do you like beautiful vistas with Beer and a great warm meal? Do you like Snowboarding, skiing, Sledding, or just... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

so wanted to make it up there and in a week of if'y weather got the most beautiful day! Blue bird skies and semi warm weather! Perfect ski day

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Stuttgart, Germany
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6 reviews 6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

It was our first time skiing a glacier, turned out to be a lot of fun. It was a white out so the runs were a bit hard to see. But it was not busy. We will be going again.

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Adelaide, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

This trip was good from the start - the ticket sellers were helpful in getting us the best deal for a family of 5 and telling us directions to the transport. The views at the top were beautiful when there was no snow laying or falling down in Garmisch-P, even though this was the week before Christmas. With cloudy weather... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

We took the cable car up and the views where AWESOME!! Beautiful view from the observation decks!! Not as windy as we thought it would be!! Had a snack and hot coco in the restaurant before heading back down !! The pics we took came out AMAZING!!

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Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

My friend and I were staying in Garmish Partenkirchen for a few days so naturally we had to visit the Zugspitze. You can get there via the Bayerische Zugspitzebahn, which departs from its own station next to the Garmisch Partenkirchen Tran Station. They sell a number of different tickets so pick the one that suits you. Guides and ticket information... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015

Went up en down the highest mountain in Germany with the Eibsee cable car. The spectacular views start during the trip up, try to get a window spot in the back of the cable car. Besides skiing and snowboarding you can have a go at tobogganing. There are 2 restaurants, one of which has panorama views, and Germany's highest biergarten.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2015

Took a train up the mountain . Try getting into front for a classy view as you make your way up to the top of Germany! On top is also a quiet small Church amidst the snowfields. A bier garten and lots of 360 degree Views to be grabbed!

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Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

Easy access, good food and drinks, view over 150km and 400 alpine peaks.nothing to dislike. Combine cog railway and cable car for most interesting route to the summit.

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