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Address: Weissachstrasse 28-34, Kufstein 6330, Austria
Phone Number: +43 (0) 5372 - 64 896
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Description: All are of one opinion, from Time magazine to wine pope Robert M. Parker...
All are of one opinion, from Time magazine to wine pope Robert M. Parker: without the glasses of Tirol’s glassmaker, wine wouldn’t taste half as good.
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You can get a tour of one of the most famous glass factories. Also there are 2 stores one retail and one outlet. You can really get some great deals in the outlet.

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 24, 2015
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Gaeta, Italy
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Gaeta, Italy
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260 reviews 260 reviews
58 attraction reviews
100 helpful votes 100 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

You can get a tour of one of the most famous glass factories. Also there are 2 stores one retail and one outlet. You can really get some great deals in the outlet.

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Melbourne, Australia
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92 reviews 92 reviews
33 attraction reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

Fascinating to tour the Riedel glass factory and learnt SO much. How skilled the tradespeople are at their art and to see them creating the glasses and decanters was amazing (& yes, the factory is very warm indeed due to furnaces for melting glass). All staff were polite, extremely helpful and keen to I part their knowledge. English was excellent!... More 

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Vienna, Austria
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449 reviews 449 reviews
106 attraction reviews
198 helpful votes 198 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

Riedel has revolutionized how we think about wine drinking glasses. He did that by touring fine restaurants, having lunch or dinner before his sales talk with the owner, and by - this is crucial - refusing to use the glasses the restaurant had in their stock. Instead he travelled with his own case filled with a selection of his own... More 

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Shavano Park, Texas, USA
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28 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

Reidel Glass is hot as it is hot liquid glass that the artists are making into amazing vases, glasses, pitchers, etc. they also have a presentation diorama that you walk through and learn about your senses. Of course Riedel Glass has a store front where one can purchase firsts, seconds and even thirds. One could go here once a week... More 

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Centurion, South Africa
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136 attraction reviews
604 helpful votes 604 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

My husband and I have done the tour, and I absolutely agree with the other positive reviews that it is totally enjoyable and educational and a must do when in or around Kufstein (If you have small children they will also be amazed by the tour). It is amazing to see the craftsmen at work. Each piece of glassware is... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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21 reviews 21 reviews
4 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

My husband and I were given tickets to the Riedel Glass factory tour and wine tasting as a honeymoon gift. We didn't know what to expect but we were pleasantly surprised when we arrived there and were greeted by the friendly staff. After spending some time observing the glassblowing on the factory floor (which was very cool, by-the-way), we were... More 

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Scottsdale, AZ
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34 reviews 34 reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

The Riedel glass factory in Kufstein is worth a visit, if you are in the greater area, including driving down from Munich. Kufstein is located right on the other side of the border from Germany and if you take the Kufstein exit on the Austrian highway, you do NOT have to buy a vignette (decal) for the Austrian highways. The... More 

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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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5 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

Our group visited the glassblowing factory. We observed the glassblowing process from a balcony above the factory floor. While the temperature was quite hot, it was very interesting to watch the making of goblets and decanters. The video portion of the tour was a little too abstract and philosophical for me. (The topic was our senses and perception of things).... More 

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Orlando, FL and Oberaudorf, DE
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75 reviews 75 reviews
3 attraction reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2013

How can I explain the shopping experience of Riedel Glas? Family welcome, as Mrs. Riedel is always hard at work; superior products,the finest wine glasses in the world!; and the greatest value for my pocketbook! I cannot begin to tell you just how much I LOVE this shop! I appreciate the fine quality of the items shown, the wonderful sales... More 

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The Hague, The Netherlands
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7 reviews 7 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2013

Ran into this by accident.. and it was a pleasant surprise. If you like good glass and need matching glasses for your wine or if you admire beautiful works of art, then do stop here. xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx

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Address: Address: Weissachstrasse 28-34, Kufstein 6330, Austria
Phone Number: +43 (0) 5372 - 64 896
Location: Europe  >  Austria  >  Austrian Alps  >  Tirol  >  Kufstein

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