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Alpspix, Germany

From series “The World's Highest Observation Decks”
Travelers planning to visit the Bavarian Alps will have a great opportunity to enjoy their spectacular scenery. Most recently, Alpspix platform was built in Alpspitze. That is the unique observation deck of a rather unusual shape; it is ideal for admiring natural beauty of these places. The platform is framed with two crossed pavements 24 meters long. More than half of the platform protrudes above Hollental Valley. Protruding parts have transparent areas adding thrill.

Alpspix, Germany In clear weather beautiful views of the Zugspitze, the highest mountain in Germany, can be admired. Alpspix observation deck is available all year round. Thanks to its unique shape, you can see spectacular scenery, invisible from other places. Despite the fact that the observation deck is very popular among travelers, it has a number of opponents. After its opening, group of climbers, which has chosen this venue for the annual training, said that this massive construction only spoils the perfect mountain landscape. According to them, the only way to enjoy beauty of these places is to conquer one of the mountain peaks. Next - Aiguille du Midi


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Useful staff nearby

ATM bankomat: 'ING-DiBa - Geldautomat' located in 6.81 km ( check the route on the map).
Car rental office: 'Schorsch Reindl u. Karin Gerg' is located in 6.27 km ( on the map).
Fuel station: 'AUTO RUF' in 4.69 km
Supermarket: 'Claus Märkl' in 3.81 km
Parking: 'Karl-und Martin-Neuner-Platz' in 6.98 km
Apotheek: 'Zugspitz Apotheke' in 4.68 km
Police station: 'Polizeiinspektion' in 8 km
Cafe/restaurant: 'Restaurant Alpspitz' in 0.09 km
Railway station: 'Garmisch-Partenkirchen Hausberg' in 5.81 km

Nearest airports:
 »  Kranebitten Airport INN - in 30 km
 »  Oberpfaffenhofen Airport OBF - in 74 km
 »  Memmingen Airport FMM - in 86 km
 »  Hohenems Airport HOH - in 101 km
 »  Augsburg Airport AGB - in 109 km
 Cities nearby

Best hotels near Alpspix

Hotel Haus Hammersbach

Located in 2 km from Alpspix
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Rooms: 127
The elegant bedrooms come with cable TV, a desk, and a seating area. The en-suite bathrooms have a bath or shower, and are equipped with a hairdryer … More: photo, rates and booking
Ferienwohnungen Kral

Located in 3 km from Alpspix
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Rooms: 2
The bedrooms feature alpine style décor, and the living rooms come with satellite TV, and a sofa. The bathrooms in Ferienwohnungen Kral have a bath … More: photo, rates and booking
Gasthaus am Zierwald

Located in 4 km from Alpspix
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Rooms: 5
Featuring a balcony or terrace with mountain views, each room at Gasthaus am Zierwald is decorated in a traditional Bavarian style and offers free … More: photo, rates and booking
Regina II

Located in 5 km from Alpspix
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Rooms: 1

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Top destination around Alpspix - Garmisch-Partenkirchen

Those who prefer to dress in trendy designer boutiques should come by Vogele store. It offers visitors a worthy choice of men's and women's clothing. The prices here are more than human. Ladies will be able to pick up chic leggings for only 10 euros, and spend 20 - 30 euros on wonderful blouses and sweaters. A huge choice of trousers of different styles and shirts are available to men. Shirts can be purchased at a price of 5 euros.
Travelers who will be on holidays in summer, should definitely go to the central square on coming Thursday. Here, from early morning until late in the evening, runs the biggest market in the city, where you can buy excellent goods of local production and nice souvenirs. In summer, fresh vegetables and fruits, meat delicacies and dozens of types of cheese are sold on the farm market, as well as fresh pastries from local plants. You can buy a large bouquet of flowers at an affordable price. Local artisans offer their products.

The busiest shopping street in the city is Ludwigstrasse. Here, literally at every step you can find excellent shops that alternate with cozy national restaurants and cafes. There are sports and excellent souvenir shops, as well as clothing stores of various stylistic directions. On this street, you can walk all day long. It is here that you should go in search of original design items and traditional Bavarian costumes.
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