Which parts of Germany are Catholic?

Which parts of Germany are Catholic?

Only one of Germany's Bundesländer (federal states), the Saarland has a Catholic absolute majority: Catholicism is also the largest religious group in Bavaria, Rhineland-Palatinate, North Rhine-Westphalia and Baden-Württemberg.

What is the oldest church in Germany?

Trier Cathedral

How old is Trier Germany?

Founded by the Celts in the late 4th century BC as Treuorum and conquered 300 years later by the Romans, who renamed it Augusta Treverorum ("The City of Augustus among the Treveri"), Trier is considered Germany's oldest city. It is also the oldest seat of a bishop north of the Alps.

What is the name of the highest mountain in a German speaking country?

Zugspitze (9,718 feet [2,962 metres]) is the highest point in the range and in Germany.

Are there any major mountains in Germany?

By these definitions, the highest mountains in Germany are the Zugspitze (2,962 m), Hochwanner (2,746 m) and Watzmann (Middle Peak, 2,713 m). If all independent summits are counted, the Zugspitze is followed by the Schneefernerkopf (2,875 m) and the Middle Wetterspitze (2,747 m) in places two and three.

Are there hills in Germany?

The same hill or mountain may be listed more than once; for example the Zugspitze, Germany's highest mountain, belongs to the Alps, the Bavarian Alps, the Northern Limestone Alps and the Wetterstein Mountains....List of mountain and hill ranges in Germany.
Mountain or hill rangeBavarian Alps
Highest peakZugspitze
Height in m above NN2,962
Federal stateBavaria

Has Germany got mountains?

Germany's central and southern regions have forested hills and mountains cut through by the Danube, Main, and Rhine river valleys. In the north, the landscape flattens out to a wide plain that stretches to the North Sea. Between these extremes, Germany is a country of incredible variety.

How tall is the Zugspitze in Germany?

2,962 m

How old is Zugspitze?

Age of rockTriassic
Mountain typeWetterstein limestone
First ascent27 August 1820 by Josef Naus, Johann Georg Tauschl and survey assistant, Maier

What does Zugspitze mean in German?

The Zugspitze is Germany's highest mountain.

What country is Garmisch in?


What does Garmisch mean in English?

is a noted resort

How far is Garmisch from Munich?

80 km

How much is the train from Munich to Garmisch?

Munich Hbf to Garmisch-Partenkirchen by train
Journey timeFrom 1h 11m
PriceFrom $22.