Just 90km from Bavaria, with an altitude of nearly 3,000 meters and the highest church in Germany and a romantic igloo village, Zugspitze is a great spot for families in the winter or for skiing this Christmas season.
It has up to 3 glaciers and with views of more than 400 mountain peaks in the Alps spread across 4 countries Germany - Austria - Switzerland and Italy.
Try a high-speed sleigh ride at one of the four runs in Zugspitzplatt and visit the restaurant called Panorama 2962 with the slogan "The best from four countries".
Starting from Zugspitz Garmisch-Partenkirchen railway station, you can go by gear train for about 70 minutes through the village of Grainau on the romantic lake Eibsee, then through the Zugspitz mountain tunnel to Zugspitzplatt. From there, the Gletscherbahn cable car will take you to the highest mountain in Germany.
Tickets are available at MBS.