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Wendelsteinbahn

Sudelfeldstr. 106, 83098 Brannenburg, Bavaria, Germany
+49 8034 3080
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Pricey but worth it on a clear day

Taking the gondola up the mountain certainly isn't cheap, so it's best to choose a clear sunny day... read more

Reviewed October 23, 2017
Peter_dR_NZ
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Hamilton, New Zealand
Beautiful

We went up on the Cablecar. The day was perfect. Not to hot and the view was magnificent. Could see... read more

Reviewed October 19, 2017
Heino G
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Munich, Germany
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Oct 23, 2017
“Pricey but worth it on a clear day”
Oct 19, 2017
“Beautiful”
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Sudelfeldstr. 106, 83098 Brannenburg, Bavaria, Germany
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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.

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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.

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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

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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

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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.

2  Thank Maximilian_1979
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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.

1  Thank Maggie W
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Reviewed 27 July 2014

This railway is a great option to go up Wendelstein mountain - either as a way to visit the top, or to shorten hiking trip (to hike up and take train down or vice versa). Although this year the railway celebrated 100 years since the...More

3  Thank avsm
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Reviewed 26 May 2014

The Zahnradbahn up the Wendelstein was a very enjoyable experience. Not exactly cheap at €31 each but it was worth it for the almost leisurely trip up (25 minutes) and down (30) for the breathtaking views of forests, valleys, sheer rock walls and snow covered...More

2  Thank Suzanne T
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