The GrainauCard - Guest Card

The electronic guest card "GrainauCard"

With the "GrainauCard" you arrange your vacation at the foot of the Zugspitze according
to your preferences and requirements. With the numerous free and discounted offers you simply discover more Grainau and experience more vacation!

The advantages of the GrainauCard:

  • free use of the Eibseebus and the Zugspitzbahn from Grainau to Garmisch-Partenkirchen, from Grainau to Lake Eibsee (both directions) and local in Grainau,
    during the entire time of stay
  • one free entry to the Zugspitzbad per startet week of stay, or one special-discount for a visit of the sauna in combination with the free Zugspitzbad entry
  • free use of the red regional buses (RVO) in the entire network of the district of Garmisch-Partenkirchen and beyond

Free uses:

  • local guidance
  • Cross-country ski trails, sports programme, water gymnastics
  • guided mountain-, herbal- and torch-hikes
  • Skibus Grainau - Hausberg and back (26th Dec 2018 to 5th Jan 2019 and 2nd March to 8th March 2019)
  • Kneipp facilities with paddling pool
  • Health resort concerts (middle of May - September), folklore and Bavarian evenings


  • Sauna visit in the Zugspitzbad
  • Partnachklamm (Partnach gorge)
  • extensive guest programme
  • Theatre, special concerts
  • Open-air museum of Glentleiten
  • Entitles to purchase the ZugspitzCard
  • 10 % discount on oneday courses from Vivalpin Mountaineering and Skiing School       (in the region of Grainau) during the stay and on multiday courses directly before           or after the stay
  • One boat tour with the electric boat "Reserl" on Lake Eibsee for the GrainauCard special price of € 2,50 for adults and € 1,00 for children per stay.
    (Normal prices € 7,50 and € 3,50). Operation only during summer
  • 10 % off on the rental of Stand Up Boards on the Lake Eibsee (only during summer)

Health resort fee Grainau per night:

From 1st January 2019
Adult:                                    2,80 €
Child from 6 – 15,9 years:       1,00 €

Disabled people: Please bring your ID for disabled people in our visitor centre so we can give you further informations.

GrainauCard general terms and conditions:

  • The GrainauCard is a personal guest card for our Grainau guests in the Zugspitz valley Grainau. Issuer is the community of Grainau.
  • It is valid for the registered validity period, including arrival and departure day.
  • It can only be issued by the hosts of the community of Grainau on arrival day. It is not possible to buy the GrainauCard.
  • Children card from the age of 6 until 15,9 years. Adults Card from the age of 16 years. Essential is the age on arrival day.
  • The GrainauCard is not transferable.
  • It may only be valid in combination with a valid photo identification and with registered full name of the guest and registered validity period.
  • The GrainauCard ist not valid for rides up to the Zugspitze!
  • In case of theft, loss or defect of the card, the cardholder is obliged to report the incident immediately to the landlord or the tourist information Grainau.
  • In case of misuse the card will be confiscated without replacement. The card may be restricted in some options for operational or other important reasons.