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Staying in Ehrwald a few days, this was worth taking to the top of the Zugspitze. It was a beautiful day, a quick ride to the top! Very crowded place, but we managed our way around. A nice area to eat or just have a...More
If you’re staying in this area you sort of have to ride the Zugspitze cable car. For us, it was included in our area cable car z-pass. But it’s not cheap if you pay for the journey as a one-off, and if you do have...More
We took this cable car down from Zugspitze to Eibsee. Kids thoroughly enjoyed it for the entertainment value. Amazing scenery seeing the lake if Eibsee coming into view. Even on a cloudy/misty day it was amazing.
Staying in Garmisch but drive around the mountain to the Austria side. Cloudy day, but still some great views. Nice ride to the top - leaves every 20 minutes. Tip - check out the museum on the Austria side of the summit (it's included in...More
The last time I visited the top of Germany, nearly twenty years ago, I went on the Zugspitzbahnn from Garmisch. This time however it was from the Austrian side taking the cable car at Ehrwald all the way to the top. I am terrified of...More
I was there for the start of Octoberfest and it was well worth the trip. I got the cable car up from the Austrian side which was an amazing experience. Be prepared for a big temperature difference between when you get the cable car at...More
Of course, you can easily access the Zugspitze from Garmisch on the German side.
But a fun alternative is to take the cable car from the Austrian side, from Ehrwald.
On top of the Zugspitze you can cross from Austria into Germany and back. Probably...More