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Incredible Views from Chairlift on Way to View of Rhine Horseshoe

September 9, 2018 - After cruising the Rhine to enjoy the views of the castles and the vineyards... read more

Reviewed 4 December 2018
Baltimore, Maryland
Amazing Experience

This is a must do attraction if you are in Boppard! In fact, it was the highlight of our 3-day... read more

Reviewed 4 November 2018
Stuttgart, Germany
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Muehltal 12, 56154 Boppard, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
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All reviews chair lift mountain bike great fun fantastic views coming down fear of heights each direction takes about minutes minute walk rhine river easy ride return journey well worth the trip ski lift walking trails cable car well worth the effort
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Reviewed 4 December 2018

September 9, 2018 - After cruising the Rhine to enjoy the views of the castles and the vineyards, we walked over to the Sesselbahn at Boppard. It was a brisk 30 minute walk from where our ship docked to get to the Sesselbahn and the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank JerryH9905
Reviewed 4 November 2018

This is a must do attraction if you are in Boppard! In fact, it was the highlight of our 3-day trip in the Rhine River area. Be aware that there is no parking for this (at least we didn't see any.) We just found parking...More

Date of experience: October 2018
2  Thank MariWolfe929
Reviewed 18 October 2018 via mobile

My husband and I took the KD Line and landed in port at Boppard. We walked 1 km, about 10 minutes, to the base of the Sesselbahn. It took us on a lovely 15 minute ride to the top of the mountain, that cuffs in...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Liz E
Reviewed 10 October 2018

This is an absolute must see if you are in this area, the views of the Rhine are amazing and the ride down is even better!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank karla87
Reviewed 9 October 2018

As we husband cannot walk far we are always looking for ways to sightsee whilst sitting down. This was ideal we could park next to the entrance -the staff took special care to help us onto the seats and the views as we went up...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank linkeditor48
Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

We happened to go on a cold windy day. So we basically went up and then straight back down. However the views of the Rhine and the valley are spectacular. There are options to ride up and hike down. Or bring a mountain bike and....More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank NickellFamilyTravel
Reviewed 28 September 2018

This Sessel Bahn runs over the foot hill side of the monuntain and from the top you have a very good view of the small city of Boppard and the Rhine River.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Katarina R
Reviewed 18 September 2018

Yes it is very high & does move slowly -takes about 15mins to get to the top hearing nothing but birdsong. When we were on there was a bridal party going up complete with bride in her gown ! The view from the top is...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Susan R
Reviewed 17 September 2018 via mobile

Riding the chair lift up 720’ was a little scary but worth it! A beautiful view going up and down the hills. The villages below were spectacular. The view of the boats traveling the Rhine river was magical. Well worth the time. Have a glass...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Keith S
Reviewed 10 September 2018

Really reasonably priced and a good way to get to the top to enjoy the fantastic view of the whole horse-shoe river bend. You can see for miles. It certainly beat walking up. THere is an option of a one-way ticket and some people were...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Marie S
25 August 2018|
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Response from yves d | Reviewed this property |
The lift is designed to fit 2 adults, but the seats are quite large. What I have seen is parents with very small kids on their lap and the push chair hanging on a second lift behind. Now I ignore to what age they would still... More
19 July 2016|
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Response from mamalaur | Reviewed this property |
Oh I don't know but you can drive up to the restaurant.