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Address: Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Bavaria, Germany
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+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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Beautiful on a clear day

Take the Gondola up and the train down. You don't want to miss the Zugspitze when the sky is clear. If you bring your gloves and a sweater or light jacket in the summer, you can... read more

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Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Take the Gondola up and the train down. You don't want to miss the Zugspitze when the sky is clear. If you bring your gloves and a sweater or light jacket in the summer, you can sled on the glacier for free and hike around the entire area. If you want to ski in the winter, take the train, but... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

The cable car ride to the top is really unbelievable. Incredible scenery and a view of the mountains that is incomparable. Not for anyone who is afraid of heights! The skiing at the top is good but the piste skiing is quite tame- all blue and red. There wasn't much snowfall when we were there to connect the runs off-piste.... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Don't let the weather at the bottom of the mountain dissuade you from taking the tram to the top! Weather at the top cam be completely opposite as was our pleasant surprise. We were treated to a beautiful sunny day with clouds flowing by beneath and over the ski area. With maybe 30 other persons skiing, we had plenty of... More 

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Helsinki, Finland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

If you come to Garmisch, you have to go to Zugspitze. The views were awesome, we were lucky enough to have a nice sunny day up there in January. We stayed for only one day, so we did not go skiing, but the slopes looked good and tested some smaller ones with a toboggan.

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Portishead, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I lived in the Alps for over 10 yearsand probably ski in about 30 resorts, the skiing here is just plain FUN dont expect any trees though. The pistes are immaculate and the courses have Womanly curves... The restaurants and ice bars are great, and you will meet people from all over the World. Also it is normally sunny blue... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

For our family of three, it cost right about 100 Euros to take the train up the mountain and back. Due to the lack of snow at ground level, the only real skiing in the area was at the top of the Zugspitze, so EVERYONE wanted up/down that damn mountain! We took the train the entire way as the wait... More 

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Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

* فندق نظيف وهادي ومشي بالاقدام الى وسط المدينة الصغيرة - والتصميم الاوربي القديم * يوجد به مطعمين غير المطعم الخاص بالافطار ... وافطارهم لاباس به * الاستقبال متعاوننين جدا جدا وخاصة السيدة - ساره * المدينة بصفة عامة رائعة جدا وانصح بزيارتها لمدة 2-3 للاسترخاء There are two restaurants plus nice restaurant for breakfast only * Reception staff are... More 

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Darwin, Australia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Whilst we really had a fat time up there I was somewhat disappointed to have paid full price. Massive constructions going on everywhere with tools and machinery lying around, the place looked a mess and we had a hard time finding our way around due to the lack of clear signage.. To top it off - after having forked up... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Went up to the peak on a bright sunny day. Queue was very long while waiting for the Gondola at Elbsee. The view from the top was absolutely amazing, looking at other peaks across Austria, Swiss and Italy! The food at the restaurant have lots of variety, price was reasonable despite it was a touristy place. Do get a seat... More 

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Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We took the lift from the Elbsee village. Very long cue and a waiting time of 45 minutes to enter the teleferique. Once inside, you enjoy a magnificent ride directly to the top of the mountain at almost 3.000 m. At the top you can see four countries and almost 1000 picks of the alps. Had a hot chocolate at... More 

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