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Pillnitzer Landstrasse, Dresden, Saxony, Germany
+49 4935 18572410
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Fun ride

We bought a weekly Dresden travel ticket which included both the Schwebahn and the Steilbahn. It... read more

Reviewed 6 September 2017
London, United Kingdom
A short ride

The cable way is a short ride that takes you to a good lookout point. The ride is very slow and... read more

Reviewed 12 July 2017
Brisbane, Australia
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“upper station” (2 reviews)
Pillnitzer Landstrasse, Dresden, Saxony, Germany
+49 4935 18572410
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Reviewed 6 September 2017

We bought a weekly Dresden travel ticket which included both the Schwebahn and the Steilbahn. It was a short ride up to the top of the hill on the dangling cable car. At the top there are some great views of Dresden and a small...More

Thank Hooligan-59
Reviewed 12 July 2017

The cable way is a short ride that takes you to a good lookout point. The ride is very slow and quite expensive compared to other public transport.

Thank Adventurers049
Reviewed 30 June 2017

We were glad to find the Schwebebahn. Only had time to choose one of the two options and decided to use this one. Beautiful views while going up or down but at the top you also have the option to climb up to their deck...More

Thank Renate V
Reviewed 26 June 2017

Well worth the trip up for a remarkable view and an almost unique engineering heritage. Small Cafe on top did snacks cakes and Wine and beer

Thank caseyjonesDublin
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

Nice sightseeing, good to take cabin up and walk down following the yellow line to look around. Very good café and point of view in the upper station!

Thank Karbous
Reviewed 14 November 2016

The tickets were not too expensive, but this is definitely worth it! Get away from the noise of the city and experience Dresden from high above it all. I definitely recommend. The ride is only 5-10 minutes, but the view is amazing.

Thank Hillary N
Reviewed 25 October 2016

We took the steamship DRESDEN for 45 minutes towards the bridge " Blaues Wunder " that survived the WW2. Walked for 10 minutes to the elevator/lift Schwebebahn. Had a wonderful panoramic view over the Dresden city and region. Came down by the same cable train...More

Thank conrad57
Reviewed 7 September 2016

It a very interesting mode of transport. Not very high or steep like the one going to the top of the Merkure mountain, but good fun! The views from the top are spectacular. There is also a great coffee shop with a very jovial and...More

Thank VS2211
Reviewed 12 July 2016

This is an old suspension railway. It's a little way out of the town but not difficult to get there by tram. The locals were very helpful in pointing us to the correct trams. We walked across the bridge and got a good view of...More

Thank Couple-Tadworth
Reviewed 16 April 2016 via mobile

We took the tourist hop on hop off bus all the way to the Blue Wonder Bridge stop. There we walked around the corner and took the funicular all the way to the top. At the top we walked up the stairs to see the...More

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