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Eagle’s Nest Historical Tours

Koenigsseer Str. 2, 83471 Berchtesgaden, Bavaria, Germany
+49 8652 64971
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A Must!

We knew we wanted to spend a little time at the Eagle's Nest during our stay in Berchtesgaden. We... read more

Reviewed December 18, 2017
David M
Denver, Colorado
Wonderful Private Tour; a ten out of five!

Researched Eagle's Nest Tours on several sources; all gave it good marks. Like I said, I would... read more

Reviewed November 7, 2017
Chesterfield, Missouri
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Operating since 1990 our thoughtful and history-focused tours of the Eagle's Nest, the underground bunkers and nearby sites associated with Hitler's former HQs in the Alps have won international acclaim. They begin and end at Berchtesgaden's Tourist Office.
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good18%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
Koenigsseer Str. 2, 83471 Berchtesgaden, Bavaria, Germany
+49 8652 64971
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Reviewed December 18, 2017

We knew we wanted to spend a little time at the Eagle's Nest during our stay in Berchtesgaden. We are so glad we decided to take the tour. Our guide was knowledgable and informative. There was an excellent mix of group and solo time as...More

1  Thank David M
Reviewed November 7, 2017

Researched Eagle's Nest Tours on several sources; all gave it good marks. Like I said, I would give it a ten out of five! As the bus season had ended, we opted for a private tour in a van. Out tour guide, Sharon, was absolutely...More

2  Thank johnmM754OI
Reviewed October 29, 2017

We drove to Obersalzburg and got the next bus up the mountain. Kids loved the bus ride with such a clear view, luckily we took photos at the top as soon as we stopped as it soon clouded over. No queing at all, went straight...More

Thank princessofgenovia
Reviewed October 12, 2017 via mobile

Our organised "Panorama" tour was very good. Not massively keen on organised events but the tour guide was very good and knew his stuff. Clear day and the views back across the salzburg basin and also over the mountains were very lovely. Tours run till...More

Thank BillMancs
Reviewed October 9, 2017 via mobile

We just finished this day tour. It was terrific. Our guide,Elisabeth, and driver, Silvio, provided us with a fantastic day. Despite the foggy weather we had an amazing time. As we drove out of Munich Elisabeth told us all about the buildings that were used...More

Thank ironrange
Reviewed October 8, 2017

This tour company was highly recommended by Rick Steeves, and we now know why. Our tour guide, Tom, was very knowledgeable and very professional. Unfortunately, we were unable to enter the museum and related bunkers as planned, because they were closed on the day of...More

Thank t0mvw
Reviewed October 7, 2017

this was one of the best tours I have ever done! Beautiful drive up the mountain, but, once thru the tunnel, and up the elevator, you step out on to the top of the mountain! 6,000+ feet , beautiful! We were there on a beautiful...More

Thank ValerieM2010
Reviewed October 4, 2017 via mobile

Major lifetime goal achieved to visit the Eagles Nest. The bus transfer does make the trip easy, and very exciting while you climb so high on the twenty minute journey. The "gold" lift is amazing and the 360 panorama at the top exceeds all expectations...More

Thank Ron G
Reviewed October 4, 2017

You can easily get to the Eagles Nest by yourself, but then you miss out on learning about the amazing history of not only the Tea House, but also the surrounding area. This four-plus hour tour is comfy, informative and very efficient. The guide not...More

Thank TabathaSoltay
Reviewed October 4, 2017

It is thought by many, that Hitler actually lived or stayed at what one visitor, the French ambassador, dubbed "like an eagles nest", because of it being perched on the pinnacle of rock. The mountain was cleared of all it's residents and their farms and...More

2  Thank Calvados
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January 29, 2018|
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Response from Caroline R | Reviewed this property |
No private cars are allowed on the road up to the Eagles Nest. Taking the private tour ensures everything is looked after - the buses that go up the road are specially built and precisely timed.
January 20, 2018|
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Response from RHF1 | Reviewed this property |
We did the tour through this company-as another person answered-this is the name of a specific tour company. We had an excellent female guide (don’t remember her name), if David works for them, perhaps you could request a... More
September 10, 2017|
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Response from Leba B | Reviewed this property |
Hi there, I don't know anything about closures for the winter. I booked my tour through trip advisor which showed available dates. We took a bus tour from Salzburg which took us to a parking lot for all vehicles. Then we... More