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Wendelsteinbahn

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This lift is only 40 to 60 minutes drive from Munich to the south and there is a wonderful view... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2018
stokkf
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Veresegyhaz, Hungary
Enjoyable experience, but plan before you buy

I loved the slow ride up the mountain on the cog train. We did a little more climbing on the... read more

Reviewed 19 June 2018
Nel232
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Northern Territory, Australia
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Sudelfeldstr. 106, 83098 Brannenburg, Bavaria, Germany
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Reviewed 7 November 2018

Blissfully tranquil ride up on the cog. Railway. A must stop for food is the traditional restaurant at mittlealm. Superb sunday lunch with traditional music.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 28 August 2018

This lift is only 40 to 60 minutes drive from Munich to the south and there is a wonderful view with lots of 2000+ and even higher mountains. The hike up to the top not more than 20 minutes - possible to get there with...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

Once at the top of Wendelstein we had a lovely few hours. Restaurant was perfectly suitable, caves were fun and didn’t mind paying the extra €2 to get in, views and little walks were beautiful.Lovely and cool at the top of course. Disappointing was the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 19 June 2018

I loved the slow ride up the mountain on the cog train. We did a little more climbing on the well-made path when we were up there. The views are lovely and the paths down the mountain look like an enjoyable tramp if you have...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Nel232
Reviewed 23 October 2017

Taking the gondola up the mountain certainly isn't cheap, so it's best to choose a clear sunny day. Then the vistas from the top are breathtaking and the Austrian Alps can be viewed in all their glory.

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

We went up on the Cablecar. The day was perfect. Not to hot and the view was magnificent. Could see more than 100 km. The spot is recommendable.

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank heinog2014
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

The Wendelstein is a 1,838-metre-high (6,030 ft) mountain in the Bavarian Alps in South Germany. You can get to the top by either a cog wheel train or the cable car. We chose the cable car. There was ample parking in the lot below the...More

Date of experience: June 2017
2  Thank Picky_1_Traveller
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

The Wendelstein offers nice views of valleys and Alps and the Bergbahn is neat way to get there... but, I found it VERY expensive at 34€/pp

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed 30 May 2016

Traveled up with some of my mates on a short visit. Lovely safe old train and you can get some terrific views on the journey up and down. The price to use it has risen very much over the years.

Date of experience: June 2015
2  Thank Maximilian_1979
Reviewed 21 August 2015

Loved it. The views were, literally, out of this world. Beautiful little chapel on the top and, of course, a café.

Date of experience: August 2015
1  Thank Maggie W
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