Germany, too, can be proud of its magnificent alpine peaks, and one of them, the highest and the coolest, attracts crowds of tourists from around the world each year. We are talking about Zugspitze , which reaches a height of almost 3,000 meters.
The whole mountain range, including the famous peak, located in the resort town of Garmisch-Partenkirchen , known for the White Olympics held here before the war. Zugspitze is famous as a ski resort, and just as the alpine vista, so interesting to all tourists at any time of the year. Adventure, breathtaking views and the beauty of its alpine atmosphere - during a tour of Zugspitze you will see the highest mountain in Germany from different perspectives.
This is the ideal place for introverte people. Placed on the viewing platform of information boards and telescopes will help you to truly enjoy the beauty of the mountain world. A pleasant holiday awaits you at the restaurant Gipfelalm in a relaxed alpine atmosphere and Panorama-Lounge 2962. The cable car Eibsee-Seilbahn with a view of the Eibsee Lake, located at the foot of the majestic Zugspitze. From the lake you will be back in Grainau or Garmisch-Parenkirhen by railway seeing Zugspitze with a panoramic 360 ° alternately watching Germany, Austria, Italy and Switzerland. Oh, I almost forgot about Liechtenstein, after all, also a state, even a dwarf. It just trapped in the Alps somewhere between Switzerland and Austria and to the Zugspitze must be clearly visible. We stood on the top of a long and peered into the distance, but, frankly, to understand where and who generally to distinguish any boundaries anyway is impossible. And is it necessary? It is clear that in the north, where Germany, even the foothills, and in the south, where the rest of the country, has a decent altitude peaks. And below I could see a smooth surface of a glacial lake Eibsee. Luxury alpine panorama, the eyes rejoice,the soul rests.
720 m Garmisch-Partenkirchen
By cog railway by coming from Garmisch-Partenkirchen through Grainau and Eibsee straight to the Zugspitze glacier. During the trip, you will enjoy amazing views of the surrounding Garmisch-Partenkirchen mountains and alpine meadows.
1000 m Eibsee
Then you climb a mountain station Riffelriss, with a magnificent view of Lake Eibsee to Zugspitze glacier.
2600m Glacier Restaurant SonnAlpin
Hiking on the glacier Souvenir Shop ShopAlpin
Lift Gletscherbahn just 4 minutes takes you to the summit of the Zugspitze, which offers breathtaking views of the mountains of four countries (Germany, Austria, Italy and Switzerland).
The top 2962 m
Climbing the route to the top
View of the 4 countries Border crossing to Austria / Tyrol
The exhibition Zugspitze
Panorama-Lounge 2962 with bistro Restaurant Gipfelalm with most high brasserie Germany under the open sky
Souvenir Shop ShopAlpin
The descent into the valley on the cable way Eibsee
1000 m Lake Eibsee
Walk around the lake Eibsee
Return to Garmisch-Partenkirchen by cog railway 720 m Garmisch-Partenkirchen
The total duration of a circular trip to the Zugspitze mountain, from two and a half to seven hours .
Of course, you can make the journey in reverse order.
Maps of Zugspitze,Germanymap Germany
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