Garmisch-Partenkirchen Travel Tip:
Zugspitze Transportation

Zugspitze Transportation
Zugspitze Cable Car

Enjoy a breathtaking ride to the top of Germany's highest mountain (almost 10,000 feet). A particularly beautiful way up the mountain is to go up by cogwheel train to the Schneefern glacier, then change to the glacier cable car, which takes you to Germany's highest summit. The visitor is awaited by a breath-taking 360 degree panoramic view over countless peaks in Austria, Italy, Switzerland and of course Germany.

After soaking in the view you can take the Eibsee cable car, with wonderful views of the Eibsee, back down into the valley. At the Eibsee you rejoin the cogwheel train to travel back to Grainau or Garmisch-Partenkirchen. Of course you can make this round trip in the opposite direction.

There is a restaurant at the top and many nearby hiking trails during summer; winter of course leads to skiing and snowboarding.

[ Source: http://www.zugspitze.de/zugspitze/rundreise_en.php ]

Related: http://www.garmisch-partenkirchen.de/en/b3f9d27e-238f-2f81-3c0f-cdf76ec64ae6.html
Address: Olympiastraße 27, D-82467 Garmisch-Partenkirchen
Tags: Garmish-Partenkirchen, Zugspitze, Mountain, Cable Car, Ski, Hike


Location of Zugspitze Transportation

Have a question about Zugspitze Transportation? Ask a local resident for special Zugspitze Transportation insider tips ...

In case you have a specific question for Zugspitze Transportation or would like a Zugspitze Transportation insider tip from one of our local property owners and Zugspitze Transportation experts. Simply add your question and enter your email address. You will typically receive responses from us soon, in many cases within less than 24 hours! Please note: We do not share your email address with with anyone. Responses will solely be sent from us.

Thanks for submitting your question about Zugspitze Transportation.
Thanks for submitting your question to Live Like a German. We have currently one local expert assigned to Zugspitze Transportation.

Thanks for submitting your question to Live Like a German. We have currently more than local experts assigned to Zugspitze Transportation.

 I would like to also receive an occasional Live Like a German newsletter with special travel tips (at most once a month) and last minute Germany travel deals.


More Garmisch-Partenkirchen Travel Tips

Garmisch-Partenkirchen

Garmisch-Partenkirchen is a lovely town in southern Bavaria and a great destination if you’re a hiker or skier, or just want to surround yourself with gorgeous Alpine scenery. Don’t miss the spectacular view from the Zugspitze: at 2,962 meters, it’s…

Related: Garmisch-Partenkirchen travel guide

Where to stay in Garmisch-Partenkirchen?

We have a collection of charming and inviting vacation rentals in Garmisch-Partenkirchen.

Ask a Local for special travel insider tips!

We make it easy for you to post your travel questions and get them answered by local residents and our property owners in Germany, Austria and Switzerland. This way you get unqiue travel tips, personalized to your needs. Just type in your destination in the search box and go to your desired destination guide. From there look for the "Ask a Local" box, type in your question and submit. Typically you'll get 2-3 responses within less than 24 hours.

Download free eBook: 10 Tips on how to Live Like a German during your Germany Vacation!

Download free eBook: 10 Tips on how to Live Like a German during your Germany Vacation!Register for our free monthly Germany travel newsletter and download as a gift this valuable eBook: "10 Tips on how to Live Like a German during your Germany Vacation" - written by Bettina Kraft, owner of the Live Like a German site.
[ + ] More Details

Germany Travel Tips & Recommendations: