Visiting Bavaria and not going to Mount Zugspitze is like being in Germany and not tasting the Beer. Hahahhahah I think I am still not over Octoberfest , well in my defense can you?? Before leaving for Germany as I was planning my itinerary , I had so many questions regarding visiting Mount Zugspitze that no amount of information on internet really helped. Things like - Best time to visit , when to visit , should I visit it from German side or Austrian side - I mean really , I had lot of questions. People say any trip is as good as you plan - so I am happy to report that everything worked out perfectly and in fact visiting Mount Zugspitze is one of my most fond memories of the trip. So lets get to the point - How to Visit Mount Zugspitze.
What is Mount Zugspitze :
Mount Zugspitze is - Top of Germany. Being on top of this mountain literally makes you feel like to have Germany at your feet. At about 2,962 metres above sea level, the Zugspitze is the highest mountain in the country and home to three glaciers and Germany’s highest ski resort. Mount Zugspitze is a year round attraction - in winters it is Meccah for the skiers and in summer it provides an impressive 360° panorama which opens up to reveal extensive views over 400 mountain peaks in four countries. Once you reach on the top , you will enjoy unparallel scenic views , Germany’s highest church, an igloo village and excellent mountain restaurants that will definitely leave you warm and smiling :).