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Schauinslandbahn

Bohrerstr. 11, 79289 Horben, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
+49 4976 14511777
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Great views

We rode the cable car to the top of the mountain and then hiked around the area. It was thoroughly... read more

Reviewed February 6, 2018
flipavocat
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Pasig, Philippines
via mobile
Spectacular views

This was the highlight of our holiday in Freiburg. We were the first on the cable car at 9am and... read more

Reviewed January 2, 2018
Rachel A
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London, United Kingdom
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“cable car” (34 reviews)
“viewing tower” (4 reviews)
“long ride” (3 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
LOCATION
Bohrerstr. 11, 79289 Horben, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
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+49 4976 14511777
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Reviewed February 6, 2018 via mobile

We rode the cable car to the top of the mountain and then hiked around the area. It was thoroughly enjoyable to walk around and take in the great views, and the experience was somewhat comparable to an exponentially more expensive mountain train ride we...More

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Reviewed January 2, 2018

This was the highlight of our holiday in Freiburg. We were the first on the cable car at 9am and loved every minute of the trip to the top. At the top we did a number of the short hikes which were stunning to see...More

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Reviewed December 7, 2017

We went to Schauinsland to the top of the mountain in the cable car, and both the view from the cable car while going up and down, as well as the views from the top of the mountain, were exceedingly beautiful. A must see place...More

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Reviewed October 28, 2017

Entry to the Schauinslandbahn cable car was included on our SchwarzWald card! after having some rainy foggy days on our trip we arrived early in the morning to a beautiful day! Parking was free and there was no line so we entered right away. On...More

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Reviewed October 5, 2017 via mobile

This was the highlight of our trip to Freiburg. The cable car was surprisingly steady despite the wind. Once at the top, the views were amazing. Definitely climb the 31- meter high viewing tower...it’s worth it, though very windy! The air was so fresh and...More

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Reviewed October 4, 2017 via mobile

We decided to forgo the lift going up and decided to hike. It was a little steep at times but the view amazing. It took us 3 hours but did end up having a picnic on the way up which was wonderful. We took the...More

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Reviewed October 3, 2017

Very smooth cable car ride which was absolutely spectacular,particularly with the autumnal colours glowing under blue skies in the warm sunshine.The ride itself and the views from the tower at the top (a short walk from the cable car station) really had the wow factor..the...More

1  Thank ABarrett_12
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Reviewed October 3, 2017

Around 12kms south of Freiburg, and easily accessible by car or tram/bus, this is the longest cable car ride in Germany. Taking around 20 minutes, soaring over forest and valley, it's safe and sedate and spectacular at the summit, with views far across to the...More

1  Thank Kevin P
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Reviewed September 14, 2017

We drove up to near the top of the hill rather than taking the cable car and then took a short walk t and up the tower. It was fantastic - great views all around and plenty room to stop and appreciate them.

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Reviewed September 9, 2017 via mobile

Build in 1929 and renovated 30 years ago a nice alternative to go by car up to the top of the mountains close to Freiburg. The staff is not very friendly and the try squeeze 11 people in a wagon of the size of 9...More

1  Thank Thomas I
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Samantha A
November 16, 2016|
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Response from AnkurShrivastav | Reviewed this property |
Bohrerstraße 11, 79289 Horben, Germany. A google search will take you to their website which has all other details as well.
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Tracyoh
April 1, 2016|
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Response from Normanta | Reviewed this property |
You can get a taxi from anywhere to anywhere providing the cab driver is willing to take you. So the answer is yes. It may not be the cheapest way and you have to make sure the cab driver knows where to go before he/she... More
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TerryX
January 14, 2015|
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Response from Andi B | Reviewed this property |
It is very easy to walk that way. Just get a map at the cable car station and then head northwest. There are signs throughout the way. Really beautiful ways are for example via Horben or via Kybfelsen. (You can also rent a... More
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