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Zugspitze Day Tour from Munich

From USD 115.51
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Highlights
  • Ride a cable car up the Zugspitze, Germany’s highest mountain
  • Catch the scenic cogwheel train back down
  • Soak up sweeping views over Germany, Austria, Italy, and Switzerland
  • Take it easy with convenient 2-way road transfers from central Munich
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Overview
Visit the famous Zugspitze, Germany’s highest peak, on this guided, full-day trip with road transfers from Munich. Take a cable car to the summit of Zugspitze, Germany's highest mountain at 2,962 meters (9,718 feet) above sea level, for breathtaking views of Germany, Austria, Switzerland, and Italy, then ride the cogwheel train back down.
What to Expect
This full-day excursion begins at the Bahnhofplatz in front of the ‘Karstadt’ department store, across from the main railway station.
Then drive through Garmisch-Partenkirchen and on to Eibsee to see Zugspitze, Germany's highest mountain at 2,962 meters (9,718 feet) above sea level. Take a cable car to the top of the mountain for incredible, breathtaking views. On a clear day, it’s possible to see over a thousand Bavarian, Austrian, Swiss and Italian mountain peaks at once from the summit. Descend back down the mountain via the Zugspitzbahn cog wheel train.
The tour ends with a return trip to Munich.
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I went on the Zugspitze tour on Sunday the 30th of June 2019 and the guide was the worst guide I have ever encountered! This was not due to inexperience but rather a total lack of engagement. Droning with a mumbling monotonous voice about half...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank StefanLundback
Stephanie_URM, Customer Experience Manager at Gray Line SIGHTseeing Munich, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Stefan Lundback, Thanks for your feedback. Obviously you weren´t satisfied with your guide on your day trip to Zugspitze. We are very sorry for that. Please get in touch with us via e-mail info@sightseeing-munich.com so we can figure out what exactly happenend on that...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We did the day trip to the Zugspitze from Munich with Peter our guide, very knowledgeable guy and Friedy the coach driver. It's a full day but worth it, cable car up to the mountain is pretty quick, we then got the train down. We...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank StevieB0309
Stephanie_URM, Customer Experience Manager at Gray Line SIGHTseeing Munich, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear StevieB0309, Thank you so much for the review and your great feedback! We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your tour to Zugspitze. We hope to have you on board soon. We will forward your kind words to Peter and Friedy. Kind regards,...More

Reviewed 7 June 2019

Well.....it was snowing and I mean snowing. We didn't get to see the alps but we had a great time being together as a family. Happy Elisabeth was our guide - she did a great job of keeping us informed about Munich and of places...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank angthomps
Stephanie_URM, Customer Experience Manager at Gray Line SIGHTseeing Munich, responded to this reviewResponded 11 June 2019

Dear angthomps, Thank you so much for the review and your great feedback! We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your tour to Zugspitze . We will forward your kind words to Elisabeth. Kind regards, Gray Line Sightseeing Munich

Reviewed 8 May 2019

If you are in Munich, you must take a day trip to the Zugspitze. A short train ride away, you can take a tram to the highest Alp in Germany. We went up on the German side, ate lunch, then hiked around the summit on...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Asleo55
Reviewed 23 April 2019

The cable cabin price for a family of 4 is in my opinion over the top (€ 125). The view from up there is staggering but make sure it is on a clear day. The food and beverage prices are reasonable.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank DM1626
Stephanie_URM, Customer Experience Manager at Gray Line SIGHTseeing Munich, responded to this reviewResponded 24 April 2019

Dear DM1626, Thank you for your great review. It is great to hear that you are so happy with us. We hope to see you again soon! Best wishes, Gray Line Sightseeing Munich

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Response from StevieB0309 | Reviewed this property |
Hi we got back to Munich around 7:30 you get dropped off right outside the main railway station.
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Response from Rogrr | Reviewed this property |
Hi, we didn't use a tour as such, and you don't have to. Just go to the Hauptbahnhof, The Main Train Station, in Munich and purchase a full ticket/s to the Zugspitze. You will travel to Garmish,from there, change to the... More
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