We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.


D-83098 Brannenburg, Bavaria, Germany
+49 8023 404
Review Highlights
Awesome! Less than 2 hours from Munich

At 22.50 EU per person we took the 12 minute ride up to the top of the mountain. Your parking is... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Fabulous views of the mountains

There were three of us and we travelled up on the cable car. The alternative was to ride up and... read more

Reviewed 2 January 2017
Reggie P
Warwick, United Kingdom
Read all 104 reviews
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent70%
  • Very good26%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“cable car” (13 reviews)
“mountain top” (2 reviews)
“day trip” (3 reviews)
D-83098 Brannenburg, Bavaria, Germany
+49 8023 404
Write a Review
Reviews (104)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 104 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

At 22.50 EU per person we took the 12 minute ride up to the top of the mountain. Your parking is free is you take the ride, not if you hike. The view is FANTASTIC. We sat at the outside cafe for quite a while,...More

Thank mushroommarlene
Reviewed 2 January 2017

There were three of us and we travelled up on the cable car. The alternative was to ride up and walk back, but it was far too slippery for our liking. It was very cold as we stepped out of the cable car and everything...More

Thank Reggie P
Reviewed 26 November 2016

If you like a great view hike, train or cable car up to the top of the Wendelstein. In my opinion, the best time to visit the mountain is in the Fall on a sunny day when the air is cool and clear. Dress appropriately...More

Thank Sinclay
Reviewed 11 September 2016

Well for someone who is terrified of heights Im so glad I did it even braving the cable car trip to the top which not saying I loved but I did it, once you get to the top the views are truly amazing just a...More

Thank Donna S
Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

We decided to go up here using the cable car and wolf back. Tickets were €14.50 per person one way. Despite previous reviews saying you couldn't pay by card this had obviously changed as we paid this way. Car park was €3 for 12 hours....More

Thank McDonald184
Reviewed 20 August 2016

visited on 10/7/2016 with family nice cable car trip the views from the mountain top are excellent you can see the far away places subject to clear skies the cave visit was excellent please take coins along or collect/change coins from the souvenir shop

Thank Suresh_Sekhar
Reviewed 2 August 2016

This was a great day-trip from Munich, particularly on a nice day! We got the train from Munich (28 euro for a Bayern Ticket for two which covers all trains in Bavaria for the day) and got off at Osterhofen station. The train was a...More

1  Thank Mart_235
Reviewed 26 July 2016

My husband and I had a lovely time up to Wendelstein. There are lovely views as you climb up in the rack railway and lots of activities at the top. One comment I would make is that we arrived for the 11am train and couldn't...More

2  Thank hanadrobgaw
Reviewed 30 June 2016

Excellent access to the top of the Wendelstein by trecking pathes of - far more convieniently - by train. Wonderful views into to maountains (South) or into flat Bavaria (when looking to the North)

Thank sternenkaiser
Reviewed 5 June 2016 via mobile

Did the cable car ride with my family and throughly enjoyed the views and walking on this mountain. The restaurant at the top was also very reasonably priced. Wish we had time to do the bus and train combination as well

Thank LittleBabushka
Sponsored by:
Nearby Restaurants
40 reviews
2.01 km away
Cafe Winklstuberl
181 reviews
5.39 km away
Restaurant/Cafe Huber
36 reviews
2.66 km away
Klosterstueberl Fischbachau
40 reviews
4.89 km away
Nearby Attractions
Slyrs Destillerie
113 reviews
9.12 km away
Bergbahn Hocheck
34 reviews
13.22 km away
Destillerie Lantenhammer
24 reviews
15.05 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Wendelstein staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines