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Nebelhorn

Nebelhorn

The Nebelhorn is a high mountain peak at an elevation of 2.068m (6,784ft) above the sea level, located in the Allgäu Alps in Germany, near the village of Oberstdorf. The road to the summit is brutally steep, and the slope -in some parts- is inhuman, with gradients up to 45%. It's one of the highest mountain roads of Germany.

Highest mountain roads of Germany

Located in central-western Europe, Germany stretches from the Alps, across the North European Plain to the North Sea and the Baltic Sea. From north to south its topography varies quite dramatically. The country is traversed by some of Europe's major rivers such as the Rhine, Danube and Elbe.

Roßfeldhöhenringstraße

 
The Roßfeldpanoramastraße is a toll-Alpine road located in the Alps of Berchtesgaden in the district of Berchtesgaden, Bavaria (Germany). It's one of the highest mountain roads of Germany.

German Alpine Road

 

The German Alpine Road is a very scenic drive traversing the most spectacular scenery of the Bavarian Alps, in Germany. The drive is definitely worth it. A drive not to be missed. The lanes are wide and the speed limits generous.

Kehlsteinhaus (Eagle’s Nest)

Kehlsteinhaus (Eagle’s Nest)

The Kehlsteinhaus, also known as Eagle's Nest, is a chalet structure located in the Berchtesgaden Alps,in the German state of Bavaria. It was built as a teahouse for Adolf Hitler’s 50th birthday. In 1952 the Eagle’s Nest road was closed to public traffic and a special mountain bus service was put into operation.

Schwabenhütte

 

Schwabenhütte is a high mountain hut at an elevation of 1.517m (4,977ft) above the sea level, located in the district of Oberallgäu in Bavaria in Germany.

Riedberg Pass

 

Riedberg Pass is a mountain pass at an elevation of 1,420m (4,659ft) above the sea level, located in the district of Oberallgäu, in Bavaria. 

Kreuzeck

 

The Kreuzeck is a high mountain peak at an elevation of 1.651 m (5,417 ft) above the sea level, located in the Wetterstein mountain range of Bavaria, in southern Germany. It's one of the highest mountain roads of Germany.

Romantic Road

 

The German Romantic Road (Romantische Straße) is a wonderful scenic drive through Bavaria. This inspiring 350 kilometres (220 mi) route winds through medieval towns, castles, and wine country.

Kreuzjoch

 

The Kreuzjoch is a high mountain peak at an elevation of 1.719 m (5,640 ft) above the sea level, located in the Wetterstein mountain range of Bavaria, in southern Germany. It's one of the highest mountain roads of Germany.

Feldbergpass

 

Feldberg Pass is a mountain pass at an elevation of 1.231 m (4,039 ft) above the sea level, located in the state of Baden-Württemberg in Germany.

Alpspitze

 

Alpspitze is a high mountain peak at an elevation of 2.091m (6,860ft) above the sea level, located in the German state of Bavaria. It’s one of the highest mountain roads of the country.

Alpe Schlappold

 

Alpe Schlappold is a high mountain pass at an elevation of 1.740m above the sea level, located in the Allgäu Alps near Oberstdorf, Germany, on the border with Austria. It's one of the highest mountain roads of Germany.

Gotzenalm

 

Gotzenalm is a high mountain refuge at an elevation of 1.687m (5,534ft) above the sea level, located in the Gotzen Mountains, in the district of Berchtesgadener Land in the German state of Bavaria. It’s one of the highest mountain roads of the country.

 

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