"Igloo Village in Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Grainau" Garmisch-Partenkirchen by Eurasian68

Garmisch-Partenkirchen Travel Guide: 308 reviews and 1,055 photos

Between Sun and Snow

High above the clouds you will find the igloo village nestling on the Zugspitze with a spectacular view across four countries. Enjoy the grand backdrop of the summit of the Alps. Relax in the igloo whirlpool under a twinkling starry sky and look forward to an authentic gourmet Swiss cheese fondue for your evening meal!

BRRRRR!!!

The temperature was minus 23 degrees C when we arrived at the Zugsptize, but inside the igloo, the temperature was moderate. We didn't even need gloves while sipping on our drinks.

After a good night's sleep in the warm and cosy sleeping bags provided by the organizers, the first thing I encountered in the morning was the most breathtaking scene I have ever seen - the SUNRISE. Just me, and the mountains and nothing else insight!

Dinner & Cocktails

Ever had a hot Caipirinha??? Mmmmhhhh it was sooooo delicious!!!

Free flow of non-alcoholic drinks is included in the package and of course the YUMMY cheese fondue served for dinner.

An experience I will never forget!

Pros and Cons
  • Pros:A romantic feeling money cannot buy!
  • Cons:Pricey!
  • In a nutshell:Party like an Eskimo
  • Last visit to Garmisch-Partenkirchen: Jan 2005
  • Intro Updated Feb 18, 2006
  • Add to Trip Planner (?)
  • Report Abuse

Reviews (4)

Comments (2)

  • thegreynomad's Profile Photo
    Aug 29, 2010 at 1:02 PM

    This place sounds amazing. You really had a very different experience, I think it may be a bit cold for me.

  • Knoto's Profile Photo
    Dec 12, 2007 at 12:06 PM

    Interesting adventure...sounds really great. How cold was it inside the igloo??Greetings, Peter

Eurasian68

“Born to Play.... Learn to Love”

Online Now

Female

Top 5,000 Travel Writer
Member Rank:
0 2 1 8 1
Forum Rank:
0 6 3 8 4

Badges & Stats in Garmisch-Partenkirchen

  • 4 Reviews
  • 22 Photos
  • 0 Forum posts
  • 2 Comments
  • 945PageViews

Have you been to Garmisch-Partenkirchen?

  Share Your Travels  

Travel Interests

See All Travel Interests (5)