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Karwendelbahn

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Incredible Place

This place is incredible. Awesome views from all sides. Can see Munich to the north and from the... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Todd H
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Morgantown, West Virginia, United States
Only a small ride

If you collect your FREE tourist pass it allows you 1 free ride up or down. Not a major ride and we... read more

Reviewed 29 December 2018
Lincoln_PETE7904
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This place is incredible. Awesome views from all sides. Can see Munich to the north and from the top you can see endless mountain ranges toward Switzerland and Italy while standing in Germany and Austria at the same time. The restaurant was placed to take...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Todd H
Reviewed 29 December 2018

If you collect your FREE tourist pass it allows you 1 free ride up or down. Not a major ride and we enjoyed the many different walks to the top.

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Lincoln_PETE7904
Reviewed 28 November 2018

Fast cable car ride for some great views of the Karwendel range and Lake Achensee. Sit awhile and enjoy the view and the fantastic mountain air, marvel at the paragliders then enjoy a coffee or beer at the cafe. Lots of walks if you're energetic....More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank SolihullCatwoman
Reviewed 18 October 2018 via mobile

The cable car ride up was fast and fun. The views at the top are simply amazing and the short trails around the points of interest are fun. Be sure to get a map and check it before wandering around too much because a few...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Eric C
Reviewed 9 October 2018

My wife and I had discussed doing the Zugspite but thankfully her uncle lived in Germany and suggested we do this summit instead. Man am I glad he made that suggestions! It was a bit cheaper 44 Euros roundtrip for us both and it was...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 7 October 2018

I was a sweaty, panic ridden coward in the cable car; everyone was laughing at me. But I was so glad when we arrived that I soon forgot the error. I thought we would go up, maybe have a quick drink, then go back down....More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank s j
Reviewed 9 August 2018

Our visit here was fantastic, even with the weather being a little cloudy at times. The ride in the cable car to the top was an exhilarating adventure in and of itself as I have a fear of heights but man, what a view! Once...More

Date of experience: June 2018
3  Thank joebQ1979WA
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

The Karwendelbahn is expensive (27,50€/adult for round trip ticket). The trip takes less than 10 minutes each way and the ride was smooth and the operator was professional. I think the bahn operates from 0900 to 1800 with gondolas leaving every 30 minutes. I hiked...More

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank caleb192837
Reviewed 7 June 2018

The first time we went up into the mountains in Mittenwald on the Karwendelbahn was in the spring and there was fresh snow. So it was interesting and a little disappointing to go up the beginning of June and find the mountains mostly bare. However,...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Sailorsgirl
Reviewed 27 May 2018

The kids and adults love this place. A quick trip to the top and then a walk around the rim. The snow in May was lovely on parts of the trail. A place to stand in Austria and Germany at the same time.

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank Jenny H
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CJFergi
16 November 2017|
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Response from chickandbeast | Reviewed this property |
Hi I would consider going another time it is open but very quiet people are with their families. Very little available anothermday would be better
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Nermeen84
10 June 2015|
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Response from manBerlin | Reviewed this property |
You should be able to see Mittenwald at such a short time. Mittenwald is about 80 miles from Munich.If you catch a direct Train to mittenwald you have enough time to visit Mittenwald and see some of the Alpregion,depending... More
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