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Konigstuhl Funicular (Bergbahn)

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Great value, trip, view & castle

If you are going to visit the castle then consider to buy a 22€ (2 adult, 1 kid) unlimited ride... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Great way to get above it all

We took this up to the castle and then went on to the top, great view and we really enjoyed it... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Kornmarkt, 69115 Heidelberg, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
+49 6221 5132609
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This offers a fun afternoon when you include the Heidelberg Castle as a stop on your Königstuhl Funicular Trip.

Thank Tom D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you are going to visit the castle then consider to buy a 22€ (2 adult, 1 kid) unlimited ride pass. The ride consist of two section one from downtown to halfway and the change to the old mountain train the rest of the way...More

1  Thank DB L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We took this up to the castle and then went on to the top, great view and we really enjoyed it. Great way to see the area around.

Thank TravelerGEO
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The ticket for the castle includes the way up from the city not only to the castle but further up to the Königstuhl ("the king's throne", a beautiful park and natural zone...). So if you are too lazy to walk up the stairs leading to...More

Thank JustOneOfTheMany
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very efficient transport to the top of the mountain.Excellent engineering acheivement.Worth a trip when in Heidelberg

Thank JudyM1888
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It is a bit expensive to buy the tickets but the view from the top of the mountain is fantastic, there is a cafe at the top to enjoy some coffee and small bits. It is very windy so keep track any hats or scarves....More

1  Thank ToPi03
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There are not much view from the inside of the funicular, because of the many trees around it. There is a cafe at one stop above the castle stop, but again there is not much view from there. The funicular is more of a transportation...More

Thank Waverunner2012
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Take the time to visit all 4 levels – about 3 hours should do it. The Car itself was "rustic" and charming. The Customer Experience professionals in the service station spoke english well and there was another rep at the second station helping visitors to...More

1  Thank Mikewinburn
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We decided to take the Funicular up to the castle, but instead of getting off for the castle we switched from the more modern funicular to the old style funicular car. The car is pulled up the mountain side via cables in the rails. You...More

Thank mrskemosabe
Reviewed 6 September 2018

Absolutely worth the trip. Make sure you buy a return ticket, otherwise you have to line up again. This was certainly a highlight of our trip to Heidelberg. Great experience for old and young. View from the top also spectacular.

1  Thank Callide
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Fouad H
18 July 2017|
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Response from Hendrik_NL | Reviewed this property |
As I mentioned in my review, the Kornmarkt/Schloss multistory car park is just round the corner of the funicular base station. and also steps from the Marktplatz, the center of Heidelberg. A visit to the castle is... More
Christine I
11 May 2017|
Response from Heiko S | Reviewed this property |
Yes, See here for Details: Since TripAdvisor does Not allow to post links I cannot share it here, but there is a timetable on the Homepage.
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Christine I
11 May 2017|
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Response from Fakhizaa A | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I think it opens every day