Garmisch-Partenkirchen hosted the 1936 Winter Olympics, and since then it has gained a reputation as one of the best places in Germany to indulge in outdoor Winter activities. Whether its ice climbing, skiing or snowboarding or ice skating, the constant snowfall and excellent temperature ensures something for everyone.
How to get there
From Munich, it is a 1-1.5 hour drive or train journey
Cold in Winter, with temperatures ranging from -5 to 5 degrees celsius
Best time to visit
December - February, when the weather is coldest and ice climbing conditions are at their best