The Zugspitze, at 2,962 m (9,718 ft) above sea level, is the highest peak of the Wetterstein Mountains as well as the highest mountain in Germany. It lies south of the town of Garmisch-Partenkirchen, and the border between Germany and Austria runs over its western summit. South of the mountain is the Zugspitzplatt, a high karst plateau with numerous caves.
The twenty closest neighbours in the database:
Linderhof Palace (17 km),
Ettal Abbey (18 km),
Innsbruck (Austria) (36 km),
Landsberg (Germany) (70 km),
Kaltenberg (Germany) (79 km),
Wangen im Allgäu (Germany) (91 km),
Bregenz (Austria) (92 km),
Munich (Germany) (92 km),
Olympic Stadium Munich (93 km),
Lindau (Germany) (99 km),
Convent of Saint John in Val Müstair (101 km),
Allianz Arena (101 km),
Augsburg (Germany) (105 km),
Feldkirch (Austria) (107 km),
Langenargen (Germany) (110 km),
Principality of Liechtenstein (115 km),
St. Gallen (Switzerland) (119 km),
Chur (Switzerland) (127 km),
Meersburg (Germany) (132 km),
Lake-dwelling Museum of Unteruhldingen (135 km) Take a birds-eye view of the current location:
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