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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...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Koenigsseer Str. 2, 83471 Berchtesgaden, Bavaria, Germany
+49 8652 64971
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Reviewed October 27, 2018

I think I could have handled Eagles Nest by myself, there are buses from the train station to the documentation center/gift shop at Obersalzburg, and then separate buses to the top. All very simple and straightforward However, I personally wanted to get some behind the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank psychokilla
Reviewed October 10, 2018 via mobile

We were not disappointed by this tour with panoramic tour groups! Merkel and Walter were awesome! Especially Merkel! Very informative and kind man! The sights of the Bavarian alps are so beautiful! Your bus drivers are to be commended! It was a wonderful day !...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 7, 2018

What a shame unfortunately we had a terrible day with fog & rain up the mountain. This of course is not the fault of the tour operator but just pure bad luck! Next day beautiful sunshine!! Still nice drive up the mountain then through the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Jenny A
Reviewed October 7, 2018

Tom our tour guide, was extremely knowledgeable and happy to answer all our questions. (If it helps, the check in is inside the tourist information centre, opposite the main reception desk.) The tunnels at the Documentation Centre were closed for redevelopment, so we had the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 6, 2018 via mobile

We had beautiful, clear weather for our Eagle’s Nest tour. Despite getting a bit tripped up on the meeting point being across from the “TI” - it is literally a desk across the room from the TI desk inside the TI building (not across the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank DSVerb
Reviewed October 6, 2018

Our small group of 3 had a incredible day with Tom on Sept 21st. He is extremely knowledgeable, engaging and passionate about 3rd Reich history and Berchtesgaden,,,,he brings it to life. I left with a much deeper understanding of how Hitler played his persuasive powers...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank lnbeverly
Reviewed October 6, 2018

We had a private tour for our 6-strong family group, led by Tom, who is clearly obsessive about his subject matter, (and was unfazed by having two history graduates and students of WW2 in the party!) We were also lucky enough to have absolutely glorious...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank captainblood
Reviewed October 5, 2018

My husband and I thoroughly enjoyed our tour with Eagle's Nest Historical Tours. John Mark did an excellent job explaining the background and history of the complete area. We were happy that we had a clear day, because I had made the reservations several months...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Bluebird-Travelers
Reviewed October 5, 2018 via mobile

Tom, our guide, was fantastic. His wealth of knowledge of the area and history made for a great tour. A real highlight of our trip! Thank you for making our day today.

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank KMT_California
Reviewed October 2, 2018

Jean Marc, Was excellent we had a great time lots of information, and some free time too. We got a great explanation of how it was all put into place and what the future plans could have been had the Germans not surrendered.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Ana J
November 4, 2018|
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Response from Pip_D_Dunn | Reviewed this property |
We booked direct online with Eagles Nest Historical Tours who are based in Berchtesgaden. It was just over 50 euros each but we thought that was a price well worth paying for the brilliant guide alone! The restaurant at the... More
August 5, 2018|
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Response from wsavery20 | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure that walking up is a good idea or how much access you have. Keep in mind that you can only go up there about 6 or 8 months out of the year because of tricky roads in bad weather. You just need to park at the... More
Dorothy D
June 27, 2018|
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Response from Davids-Eagles-Nest | Property representative |
Your question is posted on the Eagle's Nest Historical Tours site. This tour company is located in Berchtesgaden whereas Panorama Tours are a different company and are located in Salzburg. Please contact them directly... More