The cable automobile up the highest of the Zugspitze is pricey, however you’ll be able to nonetheless get the identical alpine views by taking the Wank Panoramaberg (sure – we all know it’s a hilarious identify for a mountain!). In simply 20 minutes, you’ll be whisked to the highest of the 1,780-meter mountain, the place you’ll be able to benefit from the pristine views and seize a chew to eat on the restaurant on prime.
If you are on the lookout for an off-the-beaten-path vacation spot – that is it. A brief drive west of Berchtesgaden sits Hirschbichl. It could be a little difficult to seek out or get to (we needed to park our automobile in Austria and stroll again over the German border). However, the unspoiled views of mountains and forest made it value it.
There’s an lovely farm right here known as Bindalm, which makes an awesome pit cease for drinks or a snack. The house owners make their very own cheeses, milk, and meats, so it’s an actual farm-to-table expertise.