(40km from the Hotel Zum Hechten)
Let’s Head Up Germany’s Highest Mountain
At a height of 2,964m, the Zugspitze is Germany’s highest mountain.
Excellently situated for a day trip from the Hotel Zum Hechten in Fussen (approx. 70km away), the Zugspitze is one experience that will stay with you for a long time after your holiday in Bavaria.
Whether you are a nature lover, looking for some sun, a skier or hiker – everyone will enjoy a trip to this mountain. Experience the most beautiful things this unique mountain has to offer on the so-called "Zugspitze Round Trip".
The mountain station’s summit lounge is the perfect place to take in 360° views of the surrounding Bavarian Alps. Learn more at the Zugspitze exhibition with films, photos and interesting exhibits. The mountain station is also home to Germany’s highest-altitude internet terminal.
300m below the summit is the Zugspitze glacier which can be easily reached by cable car. Here you can find a restaurant with outdoor terrace, lounge chairs and a glacier bar.
The Zugspitze summit can also be reached via the famous via ferrata!