: A 96
: Hotel Post, Café Thron
: Hausbergbahn, Zugspitzbahn
: Hotel Post
Car: not necessary
Garmisch-Partenkirchen enjoys a scenic location at the foot of the Zugspitze in the Bavarian Alps. Famous sights such as Neuschwanstein and Linderhof castle, Oberammergau (passion plays and wood carving shops), Mittenwald (violin making school and museum) and Munich city are within easy reach. The village is a beautiful summer and winter resort. Our apartment house has a quiet location about 5 min. walking distance from the centre of Garmisch.
Other Activities: Paragliding, snowboarding
Ski: The ski slopes are situated at altitudes ranging from 1200m to almost 3000m, the highest pistes being on the Zugspitz glacier, where the skiing season begins as early as the beginning of October and closes at the end of April. In total there is 55 kilometres of ski terrain including the world famous Olympia and Kandahar runs, which are used annually for the world cup races. There are also plenty of other winter sports activities eg cross country skiing, skating etc. for those not wishing to take to the slopes. Ski courses and the rental of skiing equipment can be easily arranged.