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Ehrenbreitstein Fortress

Festung Ehrenbreitstein 1, 56077 Koblenz, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
+49 261 66754000
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good38%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“cable car” (136 reviews)
“audio guide” (12 reviews)
“large area” (6 reviews)
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Festung Ehrenbreitstein 1, 56077 Koblenz, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
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+49 261 66754000
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"cable car"
in 136 reviews
"audio guide"
in 12 reviews
"large area"
in 6 reviews
"great view"
in 25 reviews
"open air"
in 5 reviews
"the river"
in 32 reviews
"youth hostel"
in 8 reviews
"deutsches eck"
in 29 reviews
"gondola ride"
in 8 reviews
"middle rhine"
in 6 reviews
"well worth the visit"
in 6 reviews
"combi ticket"
in 8 reviews
"viewing platform"
in 8 reviews
"worth the trip"
in 7 reviews
"combined ticket"
in 7 reviews
"visit koblenz"
in 5 reviews
"german corner"
in 10 reviews
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Reviewed yesterday

We arrived to the site via cable car. Once exit the cable car area you have a choice to go directly to the Fort or walk through the botanical garden to the overlook of the Rhine and Moselle which is what we choose to do...More

Thank JullesBee
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The highlight of our visit to the fortress was the sweeping views. Almost all the explanations were in German only, which was a bit of a let down. If I was to do it again I'd look into an audio guide as the pamphlet didn't...More

Thank pantera623
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Be warned everything is in German exclusively. This massive fortification sits atop Koblenz and overlooks the rivers Rhein and Mosel joining. There is a nice new park at the fortress with nice parking and the other end of the ropeway. There is a lot to...More

Thank Johannes Sælsen N
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The fortress is very nice and once you are in there are many activities going on. You have restaurants, wine tasting, expositions, interactive games for children, stunning views. I recommend it.

Thank azevedosofia83
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The fortress consists of a very extensive and spacious building complex. If you are interested in a lot of details, taking many photos and capturing all the information that is provided, you will spend many hours here. There are great views of the River Rhine...More

Thank Traveller87987687
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Reviewed February 17, 2018 via mobile

Don’t come here unless you don‘t know how to spend your time or money, we bought the combo tickets including the cable car; it’s a total waste. Most of the places are under renovation; few places which were open are totally boring, and there is...More

3  Thank Jun M
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Reviewed February 3, 2018 via mobile

My wife, grand daughters age 10 and 8 and I took the cablecar to the castle. A short walk across the parking lot and your at the entrance. In the morning the entrance line to enter is a bit long so buying tickets on line...More

2  Thank J0_Glen
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Reviewed January 18, 2018 via mobile

View's amazing loads of history, this place had creepy area's, a bit haunted in my opinion. Wouldn't go back . but you should go for the experience.

Thank Pamela O
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Reviewed December 30, 2017

History and fortresses are more my husband's thing than mine so I was surprised that I enjoyed myself as much as I did. It was fun to wander around, getting myself lost in this huge place. Man, it would be a cool location for a...More

1  Thank ltcguenther
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Reviewed December 28, 2017 via mobile

A must do for sure! The best possible views of the Koblenz City! The fortress itself is very interesting - a mere ten minutes drive from the Koblenz city center

Thank Navneet J
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Hawkro
February 22, 2018|
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Response from SarahG57 | Reviewed this property |
Yes - bought it at the cable car ticket office near the German corner. Entry to the fortress and the cable car.
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July 7, 2017|
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