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Karwendelbahn

Alpenkorpsstr. 1, 82481 Mittenwald, Bavaria, Germany
+49 8823 9376760
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Day tripping 2244 metres

Karwendelbahn Bavaria Germany has spectacular views in the summer, vast panoramic spectacles at... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
chickandbeast
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Durham, Canada
Worth every sweat!

The ride was a bit shaky and the climb was a bit scary. However the views at the top made it all... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Julie T
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Alpenkorpsstr. 1, 82481 Mittenwald, Bavaria, Germany
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Karwendelbahn Bavaria Germany has spectacular views in the summer, vast panoramic spectacles at 2244 metres high.

Thank chickandbeast
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The ride was a bit shaky and the climb was a bit scary. However the views at the top made it all worthwhile. Even the hike around the crater, though it looked daunting and steep, so long as you take your time, is doable. The...More

Thank Julie T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited as a daytrip from Munich. Since it is an easy ride from Munich and the walk fairly short from the train station to the gondola I chose this experience over the Zugspitze. Also the lower admission for a family of 4 was an...More

2  Thank JerseyGirl2NCMom
Reviewed 3 June 2017

Enjoyed this gondola ride up to the top of the mountain. Very steady ride and a wonderful viewing station w/restaurant at the top.

Thank Judy P
Reviewed 29 May 2017

This was a much better option for our family for 2 reasons: the Zugspitze was covered in clouds and cost more than twice as much. We checked the webcam before we left Garmisch and the peak in Mittenwald was clear. As others have mentioned, this...More

1  Thank bluebonnet-and-bat
Reviewed 30 April 2017

Ample hiking once atop the summit. There is a marker in one spot that lets you know; Germany this side of marker, Austria the other side. Stunning views, one can see the whole town of Mittenwald and more. Lovely places to sit outside and enjoy...More

1  Thank Donnette2017
Reviewed 15 April 2017

I know it was spring but there was enough snow left to give a sense of how spectacular it must be 2,244m high in the winter. The cable car ride alone was well worth the trip. The architectural design of the information center is really...More

Thank geoff h
Reviewed 27 March 2017

At first, we didn't know what to expect. We heard about this place and knew we had to go. We arrived and to our surprise it was cash-only. Thank goodness we had enough on us as it wasn't cheap. The cable car was cool but...More

Thank Vincent C
Reviewed 12 March 2017

This is a terrific experience, well worth the cost, especially on a nice day when you can see for miles and miles. The views of mountain range after mountain range are incredible. Take your time, hike to the top, drink it in. The Gastatte (restaurant)...More

Thank Todd H
Reviewed 12 March 2017

TIP-arrive in the morning to take the cable car to the top. There were many people trying to go up at lunchtime, so we came back the next day. Once at the top one can walk around the crater, be sure to allow time to...More

3  Thank Jenny H
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