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Alpspitz

Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Bavaria, Germany
+49 8821 7970
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Hidden treasure

The zugspitz was clouded over and so went to the alpspitz. What a treat to discover all the wonders... read more

Reviewed today
Rob M
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Breath taking landscape

Absolutely wonderful experience, would go back to explore further. Lovely cafe/souvenir shop at the... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Lorne H
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One of several quality ski resorts located in the Bavarian Alps.
  • Excellent76%
  • Very good20%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“cable car” (49 reviews)
“hiking trails” (4 reviews)
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Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Bavaria, Germany
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+49 8821 7970
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"cable car"
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"hiking trails"
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"breathtaking views"
in 6 reviews
"vantage point"
in 2 reviews
"afraid of heights"
in 3 reviews
"surrounding mountains"
in 3 reviews
"nice trip"
in 2 reviews
"ski lift"
in 2 reviews
"an adventure"
in 2 reviews
"sunny day"
in 4 reviews
"zugspitze"
in 51 reviews
"gondola"
in 16 reviews
"hike"
in 34 reviews
"peak"
in 10 reviews
"skiing"
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"summit"
in 11 reviews
"partway"
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Reviewed today via mobile

The zugspitz was clouded over and so went to the alpspitz. What a treat to discover all the wonders this place has to offer. Not to mention the there exists a walking trail that takes you though an enchanted valley. The scary part is the...More

Thank Rob M
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Absolutely wonderful experience, would go back to explore further. Lovely cafe/souvenir shop at the top and the cable car ride brilliantly smooth. Beware early closing times and crowded cars on the last couple of rides. I would have liked to have been able to stay...More

Thank Lorne H
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Reviewed 15 March 2018

we went there for skiing, and enjoyed every minute of it - the whole area is well maintained and nicely organized

Thank octavs
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Reviewed 5 November 2017

Must do, great area to walk around. Easy to get there with the gondola. The cable car up the Alpspitze was 54 Euro for two of us.

Thank NadineCherry
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Reviewed 13 October 2017

Nice hotel, more of a bed and breakfast. Its located in Grainau so a bit away from all the crowds of tourist. Very helpful man at checkin. We got a big room with a nice view. No elevators there. Breakfast was plentiful with a good...More

Thank sailing2011
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Reviewed 11 October 2017

A great site to hike up to (tough hike) or take the Bahn (lift) up to the top OR hike over to the Alspitz from an adjacent peak. Beautiful views from the top...great place for skiing in the winter or for hiking in the summer....More

Thank A2Cox
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Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

My friends and I took the gondola to the top and then most of us hiked to the top of Alpspitz. It is quite an ambitious hike if you are not prepared; however, it's still beautiful even only hiking half of it! There was enough...More

Thank KatieBuggies
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Reviewed 24 September 2017

We took the gondola to the top where there were excellent views of the valley where Garmisch is located. The walk out to the projection over the edge was well worth it!

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Reviewed 19 September 2017 via mobile

Very nice location to visit , unfortunately it was snowing so heavily we couldn't fully enjoy the view. We were not equipped to walk in deep snow but the short experience was nice

Thank David B
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Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

We had the best time hiking around. Alpspitz. The views are amazing. I think it was my favorite part of our holiday.

Thank Stephanie V
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Lionel G
3 February 2018|
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Response from welv2trvl | Reviewed this property |
First of all, go on a clear day, if you can. We went in September and there was snow at the top. We spent about 30-40 minutes there. I would recommend a minimum of 15 minutes, if it is windy, up to 1 hour, if the weather... More
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Lauri Ann B
22 January 2018|
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Response from NadineCherry | Reviewed this property |
HI! You can check here zugspitze de cable car to Osterfelderkopf Open time: Oct. - Feb. 8:30 - 4:30 pm March - June 8:30 am - 5:00 pm July - Sept. 8:00 am - 5:30 pm
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Linda M
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Response from nekokatze | Reviewed this property |
Birkenstocks would be a no-go. If you are only hiking the section between the Kreuzeck and the Hochalmbahn or from the Hochalmbahn to the Alpspitze with the Garmisch Klassik Ticket, leather boots could be ok, but I would... More
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