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Address: Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Bavaria, Germany
Phone Number: +49-8821-797-0
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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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A Private Day Tour of the Zugspitze mountain and Partnach gorge from Munich...
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A Private Day Tour of Garmisch-Partenkirchen and the Zugspitze Mountain
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Ettal Monastery and Zugspitze Day Tour from Munich

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Yes, others have this right; bring a pullover, it's cold up there; the trip on the train from Garmish costs Eur 63, but you can do it from Austria for Eur 42. Rather a lot of... read more

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Newcastle-under-Lyme, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Yes, others have this right; bring a pullover, it's cold up there; the trip on the train from Garmish costs Eur 63, but you can do it from Austria for Eur 42. Rather a lot of building work going on at the top for a new cable car to replace the cog railway and the old cable car. I preferred... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

It was great afternoon, sunny weather (at the bottom), harsh winds on the top. We used cable up un train down. Be aware that as closer to the end of the day, they starts to urge you to leave, because we took the one before last trains and we were packed like sardines. The lines to the cable was huge.... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We are on vacation in the austrian region Tirol, as we wanted to go up on one of the highest peaks in Europe -The Zugspitze. We decided to go with the Z-karte, where you pay one fee and you can then go 'free' on a number of activities in the area. The more you use the cards the more you... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We took a train from Munich to Garnish which took 90minutes and cost € 21. Once you arrive at the station take the tunnel and cross over to the cog wheel train, abd the return package upto the Zugspitz and back will cost €53. On the way back get down in Eisbee and take the 2 hour walk round the... More 

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The Hague, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We hiked up to the Zugspitze starting from Garmisch-Partenkirchen (ski stadium) through the excellent Partnachklamm. Very easy going until the Reintalangerhütte where we had nice soup and Weizen. From there more easy going but the last part to the Knorrhütte was steeper. We stayed in room 4 in the hut. Hut can be cramped we think, but when we stayed... More 

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Wiesbaden, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Few recommendations. The temperature drops dramatically so bring a jacket and Wear long pants. Check the weather for cloud cover. We were able to get a good view for about 30 minutes. Definitely take the cable cart up and down. Train is boring and slow.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Journey till garmisch is as usual but the wonderful scenes start with the cog wheel rack railway which you can board from Garmisch. You can reach from Austrian side as well. You should take umbralls along with you... Peak is nice but was very crowded.one

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This was top of my list when we were planning our trip this year and I was not disappointed! I had read several reviews beforehand but until you are actually there it's hard to imagine how it all works. So ..... We stayed in Camping Resort Zugspitze in Grainau (in the district of Garmisch-Partenkirchen) (reviewed separately). When we checked in,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

My review is of the whole tour consiting of the train/cable cars up to the very top at the zugspitze. We went in the heart of sumer but i can see how this place would have outstanding skiiing and be an amazing sight with all the snow in winter, too. This was our whole day adventure but be sure to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We intended to take the 8.15 train from Garmisch-Partenkirchen but were advised to take a cab directly to the cable car at Eibsee and so very glad we did. No queuing at the bottom and very few people at the top when we arrived. The price is rather expensive @ €53 but fully worthwhile when you get to see the... More 

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