Day trip: Zugspitze

Take a look at the world from above and let yourself be enchanted: a day trip to the Zugspitze - Germany's highest mountain - with spectacular views, tobogganing opportunities and a ride in a historic rack railroad.

Important information

This offer cannot be booked in winter. We would be pleased if you take part in one of our excursions again from spring onwards.

Included in the price:

  • transfer from Munich to Garmisch-Partenkirchen and back to Munich, duration approx. 8 h
  • travel by cable car and rack railway
  • professional tour guide
  • exclusively with us: City guide "simply Munich" and city map
  • free cancellation until 24 h before tour start

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You can take the bus from Munich Central Station to Garmisch-Partenkirchen. There the cable car takes you from Eibsee to the 2962-metre-high Zugspitze, Germany's highest mountain. From there you can enjoy a breathtaking view of the mountain landscape of the Alps and over 400 peaks. Of course, you can explore the impressive landscape even further on a short hike.  

A professional guide will accompany you and answer all your questions about one of the most spectacular excursion destinations around Munich. The descent with the historic rack railroad rounds off the summit experience at the end. And afterwards, the bus will take you comfortably back to Munich.


Start: 10 am, every Sunday (12 May – 13 October)

Duration: approx. 8 h

Departure: Karlsplatz 21 / Sonnenstraße in front of department store Galeria Kaufhof

Route: Munich - Garmisch Partenkirchen - Munich

The live-moderation on the bus is done by competent tour guides in German and English.

After successful booking you will receive your tickets automatically by e-mail. Alternatively, tickets can also be bought at the Tourist Information at Marienplatz and at the main train station.



Photos: Tobias Schnorrpfeil

Hygiene requirements and current regulations - you can help too!

  • For this tour, the 2G Plus rule applies (vaccinated, recovered and additionally tested; a PCR test done no more than 48 hours ago or a rapid antigen test done no more than 24 hours ago counts as a test). Therefore, please note that you can only participate in the guided tour if you are vaccinated or recovered and have an additional test. Appropriate proof must be presented to your tour guide before the tour begins.
  • Limited number of participants - book in advance online
  • The minimum distance of 1.5 metres must be observed
  • In public buildings and shops, as well as in designated outdoor areas, it is compulsory to wear an FFP2 mask.
  • Please note the cough and sneeze rules: turn away and sneeze and cough into the crook of your arm
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80333 München


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