Hiking around the Zugspitze

We present: the highest mountain in Germany

Are you ready to discover the unique mountain scenery of the Zugspitze while hiking, mountaineering and climbing? Gentle valley hiking trails, challenging summit tours and exciting adventure trails promise lots of variety on the highest mountain in Germany. The Tyrolean Zugspitze is correctly an extremely popular region for hikers and mountaineers. More than 150 different routes make a hiking holiday in the spectacular world of the Alps a particularly diverse experience.

And once you have conquered the Zugspitze with its 2,962 metres in height, you will not be able to get over your amazement at the Alpine panorama. Enjoy the feeling of standing on the top, feeling joy at the summit and being proud of yourself.

Insider tips and culinary delightse

Hardworking hikers encounter old traditions and customs in the region around the Zugspitze. There are also lots of secret tips. Find out now which region-specific destinations are waiting for Eurohike holidaymakers!

Cow bells ringing and green meadows: when the cows come back from the mountain at the end of the summer during the cattle drive, a colourful spectacle takes place in the valley. Beautifully decorated towns, a parade and lots of good mood sweeten hiking holidays in late summer.

Off to Austria’s highest home brewery: In the Alpine brewery, the delicious drink is brewed with fresh mountain spring water. The small brewery on the Zugspitze offers three varieties.

Eating with a view: Whether it’s a heavenly cheese fondue or a breakfast at sunrise – high up on Germany’s highest mountain, you can eat well. Do you appreciate tasting regional delicacies and products on a hiking holiday? Then you are spot on in the region around the Zugspitze.

Hiker at the beautiful lake Eibsee

Hiking tour: Around the Zugspitze

Whether with your loyal four-legged friend, your favourite person or with friends: a hike from Garmisch to Leutasch is always a good idea. In seven days, you will pass the unique mountain panorama and the warmth of Bavaria can be felt everywhere. The best thing about the tour? The Zugspitze greets you every day with its majestic sight.

Small highlights in between are the wildly romantic gorges and the unique beauty of the German and Austrian landscape. The varied hiking tour, which requires a good level of fitness, is suitable for young and old. Larger differences in height are usually covered with transfers or a cable car.

All in all - a hike for everyone with a fantastic panorama.

Tip: We did the research for you on site. Read our impressions of a hiking holiday in the Zugspitze region in our travel report!

Are you ready to lace up your hiking boots and explore the area around the Zugspitze on foot? Have your own personal hiking experience with Eurohike!

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7 Days | Self-guided tour
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