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The Eagle's Nest

Kehlsteinhaus, 83471 Berchtesgaden, Bavaria, Germany
+49 8652 2969
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“the bus” (369 reviews)
“amazing views” (63 reviews)
“car park” (62 reviews)
Kehlsteinhaus, 83471 Berchtesgaden, Bavaria, Germany
+49 8652 2969
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We visited the Eagles nest during a motorcycling trip around the bavarian alps. We thought we could go there by driving ourselfs but instead had to take the bus. The bus takes about 20 minutes up and 20 minutes down (without waiting time) take this...More

Thank Dave K
Reviewed 2 days ago

I Bought the ticket through Expedia, but the tour was canceled due to weather. I was told I will be refunded by Expedia, but that was not the case. Three emails to Expedia and their staff tell me they don't know how to handle this...More

Thank Matty S
Reviewed 2 days ago

Anyone who rates this place less than a 5 is just plain crazy, sorry! The views from the top and the hiking trails through the mountains are just amazing, I would say even breathtaking especially on a clear summer's day. We arrived early as suggested...More

Thank Curtis H
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We had heard that this was a popular place to visit so we got on the first train possible with our visitor card out to the base where you purchase tickets. The buses have been modified to take you up the mountain. Once you arrive...More

1  Thank Lark1962
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The Eagle's nest was on our list of have to do whilst in Berchtesgaden. We decided to go earlyish to try and avoid the big crowds. By the time we got a bus from berchtesgaden(838) up to the ticket centre it was 12. As you...More

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 4 days ago

A tripe to the Eagle's Nest is always worth your while. Its a 3 hour trip, including the Bus ride from the Parking lot up and down the Mountain and a amazing time on the top of the mountain with a stunning view and a...More

Thank Chauffeur-Daetz
Reviewed 4 days ago

As a WWII enthusiast, I knew I was to visit the Eagles Nest but it's a lot more than history. The beautiful of the area is amazing. The Bavarian Alps are so beautiful and the view you get from the drive up is outstanding. To...More

Thank medicmike94
Reviewed 4 days ago

This has been on my list of places to visit but i keep on coming wrong time of year. But worth the wait. Amazing views, Breathtaking. Good affordable prices. Staff helpful and friendly. Car parking can be an issue but options close by

Thank Jonathan G
Reviewed 4 days ago

Hitler might not have been a good painter, but he had an eye for a fantastic view. The engineering that went into constructing the whole site is nothing short of amazing. The fact that it was left in tact and you can stand where entertained...More

Thank coachIreland
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Visited this sight as part of a tour group traveling through Germany and Austria. The Eagles Nest is a must see but however you go or with whatever tour group, you MUST go early. There is limited access and crowds line up so that if...More

1  Thank ams44
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24 May 2017|
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Response from Cosmiar | Reviewed this property |
Hi. Yes there is a Restaurant there but i dont recommend it. Is quite expensive and the food is not that great. My best advice is to drive another 5 kms to Königssee and eat there. You will have there quite a few Restaurants... More
Kate H
1 April 2017|
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Response from Brian7392 | Reviewed this property |
The latest is that it could be open from 1st May 2017 but is very much weather dependent e.g. snowfall. Just a short drive from Salzburg where I went from and worth it even to drive up via road controlled barrier road if... More
28 March 2017|
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Response from Blair F | Reviewed this property |
The visitor's center for the Eagle's nest is at the base of the mountain, so that's as far as you can drive up. After you buy a ticket, they have a shuttle bus that drives all the way up to the top......then, when you get... More