Great beauty of natural simplicity - Abandoned cabin in Bavarian Alps near Unterwossen, Germany. Contributed by Foster Huntington.
Top 10 Things to Do in Bavaria 5. The Bavarian Alps Walking, hiking, mountain biking, or skiing – the Alps are one of Bavaria’s (and Germany’s) premier holiday destinations. Running along the border between Germany and Austria, the Bavarian Alps are home to Germany’s highest peak, the Zugspitze, where you can go glacier skiing until May. Some of the most well-known resort towns in the German Alps are Oberstdorf, Füssen, Berchtesgaden, and Garmisch-Partenkirchen.
Hiker, Bavarian Alps: A hiker navigates an exposed path near the village of Garmisch-Partenkirchen in southern Germany's Bavarian Alps. The region's striking and well-preserved natural beauty makes a trek through its mountain trails a popular activity for visitors. Photograph by Thomas Lohnes, Getty Images. September 21, 2013
36 Incredible Places That Nature Has Created For Your Eyes Only - Crimson Forest, Bavarian Alps, Germany
Partnach Gorge, Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany - one of Germany’s natural wonders lies just around the corner from the twin towns of Garmisch-Partenkirchen in the Bavarian Alps. "One of the most beautiful hikes ever!" - Gogobot user Tim Scheibe