At 2,606.9 metres, the Hochkalter in the is the highest peak in the massif of the same name and therefore one of the highest mountains in Germany.

Notable Places in the Area

The is the northernmost glacier in the and lies within the municipality of in the part of the . is situated 260 metres north of Hochkalter. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a mountain of , Germany. is situated 1 km north of Hochkalter. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The is a 2,523 m high mountain in the , over which the border between and runs. is situated 3 km southwest of Hochkalter. Photo: Milseburg, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is situated 4 km south of Hochkalter. Photo: KassiusTitus, CC BY 3.0.

Localities in the Area

Schönau am Königssee is a municipality in the district of in the state of . is situated 9 km northeast of Hochkalter. Photo: Wetterman-Andi, CC BY-SA 2.5.


47.5693° or 47° 34' 9.6" north
12.8658° or 12° 51' 56.9" east
2607 metres (8553 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 26863176
Geo­Names ID
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Also Known As

  • Cebuano: Hochkalter
  • Chinese: 霍赫卡爾特山
  • Dutch: Hochkalter
  • Egyptian Arabic: جبل هوتشكالتير
  • French: Hochkalter
  • German: Hochkalter
  • German: Kleinkalter
  • Japanese: ホッホカルター
  • Polish: Hochkalter

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