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Mountain hike to the panorama cinema on the Kranzberg summit

Hiking tour

Start: Kranzberg chairlift mountain station - Destination: Kranzberg summit

Tour dates

  • Duration1:38 h
  • Distance2.8 km
  • Difficultyeasy
  • Altitude389 m
  • Lowest point987 m
  • Highest point1381 m

Tour highlights

    Tour description

    Experience spectacular panoramic viewsfrom the 1,391-metre summit of the Kranzberg. Up there, there are 15 comfortable "resting loungers"which invite you to linger and relax in unique nature while enjoying magnificent panoramic views over the villages of the Alpenwelt Karwendel.

    The highlights of the tour

    • 15 comfortable resting loungers on the Kranzberg summit
    • unique 360° panoramic views over the entire Alpenwelt Karwendel
    • numerous other hiking and leisure opportunities at the Hoher Kranzberg

    The tour description

    The panorama cinema on the top of the Hoher Kranzberg (1.391 m) near Mittenwald can be reached from the mountain station of the Kranzberg chairlift in about an hour. Hikers can reach the mountain station either via the Hiking Trail 830 from the Valley Station or comfortably by chairlift. From the railway mountain station and the nearby Berggasthof St. Anton, you now hike on the direct trail (820) towards the Kranzberg summit. Past the Kranzberg summit house, the highest point of the Kranzberg is quickly reached. Here you will find the panorama cinema on the summit of the High Kranzberg with 15 cosy relaxation loungers offering fantastic views over the entire Isar valley. A tip for the whole family...

    Your stops en route

    • Gastronomy in Mittenwald
    • Berggasthof St. Anton (closed on Tuesdays in summer)
    • Kärntner Alm near Kranzberglift valley station (closed on Mondays)

    Trail numbers

    • 830

    General information about the tour

    Alternative route & further tips
    If you would like to combine a visit to the Panorama Cinema at the Kranzberg summit with an extensive hike we recommend that you first climb to the Berggasthof Wildensee and then ascend via the Hiking Trail 809 from the back of the Kranzberg to the summit . The walking time for this option is about 2 ½ to 3 hours from the valley station of the Kranzberg-chair lift.

    Public transport

    • Bus stop Gröblweg, Kranzbergbahn branch (Alpenwelt Karwendel guest and hiking bus)
    • Mittenwald railway station (DB Munich - Garmisch-Partenkirchen - Innsbruck)
    • Bus stop Mittenwald railway station (Alpenwelt Karwendel guest and hiking bus - Oberbayernbus line 9618)

    Parking facilities:

    • Parking at the "Kranzberg chairlift valley station" (fee required)
    • "P1" - Parking at the "train station" in Mittenwald (fee required)
    • "P2" - Parking at "Dekan-Karl-Platz" In Mittenwald (fee required)

    Best season

    • All year round walkable

    In emergencies:
    In an emergency, please contact the nearest rescue control centre. This can be reached regardless of location and throughout Germany under 112.

    The ascent or the driving of all described tours of the Alpenwelt Karwendel is at your own risk. The topicality and completeness of the contents cannot be guaranteed.

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