Markus Dorfer needs to bundle up to do his job manning the cable car station atop Germany's highest mountain. The snow-covered Zugspitze is a winter wonderland for skiers, but it's an icy workplace.
Through the snow of the Zugspitze, the Black Forest and the Ore Mountains, Check-in presenter Nicole Frölich tries out the slopes, sleeps in an igloo, mushes a dogsled and meets winter sports legend Jens Weissflog.
Discover Germany pays a visit to some of Germany’s loveliest Christmas and winter destinations.
On Germany's highest mountain guests can check into an igloo like in a hotel - or build one themselves, like DW reporter Tankred Gugisch. He tells us how:
From Alpine glaciers to low mountain ranges, Germany offers winter sports fans a wide range of options for fun in the snow on skis, skids, blades, or in warm boots. Here are our favorite destinations.
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