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Mount Tegelberg

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Address: Schwangau, Bavaria, Germany

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Sentimental Journey

Back on the top of Tegelberg almost 60 years after walking to Tegelberghaus. Nice to looka round - the panorama includes the Allgäuer plains and the dramatic alps with snow on the... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Back on the top of Tegelberg almost 60 years after walking to Tegelberghaus. Nice to looka round - the panorama includes the Allgäuer plains and the dramatic alps with snow on the peaks.

Thank VassundaGoeran
Chagrin Falls, Ohio
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36 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After taking a look at the castles, we decided to hop on the Tegelberg cable car and see what it was all about. First, the cable car ride is incredible. The views when you step off are breathtaking! We watched people paraglide and hang gliding for a while and hiked around. Crisp mountain air and little pockets of snow. We... More 

Thank idratherbeachef
Marbella, Spain
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 131 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 March 2017

We went up at 13:00 and there were no people! Wonderful. It goes up every half hour. No castle views on the summit but going up you get a view of the 2 castles. Nice enough panoramic cafe. Good place for photos. Go up if the visibility is good, we had amazing sunshine. Its pricey, 15€ each tickets, kids DO... More 

1 Thank coconutugly
Dungarvan, Waterford, Ireland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 January 2017

Fabulous! Take the lift up and climb down! Worth the time and effort to get to the top! Have a beer in the café at the top! Great views!

Thank Catherine K
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69 reviews
37 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 November 2016

Visiting friends in the area and went for a day out to Fussen. As part of our day we took the Tegelberg Cable car to have a walk in the area. And what a delight this was. The views of Neuschwanstein Castle and the surrounding area as we ascended the mountain were breathtaking. When we reached the cable car station... More 

1 Thank AllanMacD369
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 359 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 October 2016

Although a pleasant day, by the time the cable car was near the top the low cloud obliterated the view. Nevertheless we made the most of it and walked around before going into the café/restaurant.

Thank Betula103
Bethlehem, Palestinian Territories
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 18 October 2016

nice, amazing view from the top, nice to see the guys flying from there, nice panorama, nice lakes, nice location

Thank khaledkhmes
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 111 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 October 2016

Our trip was lucky with weather so everything was wonderful. There are some nice restaurant at the top. The trekking path is very nice and yield great rewards of wonderful views. Fussen tourist card will get you some discount for the cable car.

Thank BangkokNegotiator
Eichstätt, Bayern, Germany
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 September 2016

When I visited Hohenschwangau on August 8th, my initial plan was to do the Castles in the Morning and then take the Cable Car to the Top. Little did I know that the Visits would take me into the early Afternoon, and then having had Lunch it got relatively late, so I skipped out on the Mountain Top, preferring a... More 

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Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

After visiting 2 amazing castles and a stunning lake,we came here around 4.45pm and got to know that the last cable car is at 5pm.still managed to catch the last cable car but didn't have that much of time to explore the destination.what an amazing view and What an amazing experience. Cable car operates between 9am to 5pm and if... More 

Thank Rohan D

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