In case you are looking for a full-service ski resort for you ski holiday, you should learn more about Garmisch-Partenkirchen. Garmish and Partenkirche were once two villages, now joined to one where you will find Garmish to the west and Partenkirch to the east. This is nowadays a metropolitan village where the genuine feeling of mountain village has been kept, despite the modern ages.

This resort is located in Southern Bavaria, on the border to Austria. It is easily reached both from the Austrian and the German side.

A Ski Resort for all to enjoy

If you decide to travel to Garmisch-Partenkirchen on your ski vacation, you won’t be disappointed. Apart from the wonderful nature and great skiing you will experience wonder winter feelings as well as a lot of fun. There are many excellent restaurants, nice cafés and bars as well as pubs and nightclubs. If you want to try your luck at the casino, just put on your best clothes and have an exciting evening.

This village also has a long traditional of thermal baths and you will have many opportunities to spoil and treat yourself to any relaxing treatments you can wish for.

Another great experience is to visit the highest peak in Germany, the Zugspitze. A cable car takes you all the way up the mountain. The ride is thrilling, being close to 3,000 meters above sea level, with a magnificent view of the surrounding mountains. You really shouldn’t miss out on this during your ski holiday.

The ski slopes in Garmisch-Partenkirchen are of excellent quality and condition. There are about 60 kilometers of slopes of all kind levels and you can find a suitable slope for everyone in your travel party.

On the border of Germany and Austria

You will not regret this ski destination – it really is a good place and you will want to come back over and over again. Since Garmisch is on the border of Germany and Austria you can decide on flying to Munich or Innsbruck. Both are convenient airports, even though Innsbruck actually is slightly closer.

Rent ski equipment

Do you want to avoid carrying your ski equipment all the way to Garmisch-Partenkirchen? Book your equipment for the slopes online and save both money and trouble.

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Ski schools

If you want to improve your ski or snowboarding skills, or just simply learn how to ski, it is a great idea to book ski lessons while you are in Garmisch-Partenkirchen. In partnership with CheckYeti, we can offer booking of 23 different ski lessons, many with free cancellation and up to 15% off.

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There are 167 restaurants in Garmisch-Partenkirchen with 46 different types of kitchens, the most popular being German, European and Italian.

Hotel & accommodations

Here you will find in total 651 hotel, apartments and chalets/houses in Garmisch-Partenkirchen.
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