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Oberweissbacher Bergbahn

An der Bergbahn 1, Bad Blankenburg, Thuringia, Germany
+49 36705 20134
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Fun day trip from Jena into the mountains

Drove about an hour out from Jena into the Thüringer Schiefergebirge for a mild hike in the hills... read more

Reviewed May 31, 2017
Michael A
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Orlando, Florida
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A trip back in time

We had 2 trips at one day. In the morning we went up to Lichterhain and Oberweissbach. The rate of... read more

Reviewed December 4, 2016
1958Paul164
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Steenwijk, The Netherlands
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  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
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May 31, 2017
“Fun day trip from Jena into the mountains ”
Dec 4, 2016
“A trip back in time”
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An der Bergbahn 1, Bad Blankenburg, Thuringia, Germany
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Reviewed May 31, 2017 via mobile

Drove about an hour out from Jena into the Thüringer Schiefergebirge for a mild hike in the hills and, specifically, to see this Bergbahn (my dad is a train nut). It's a nice ride up the mountain and the conductors offer a good commentary on...More

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Reviewed December 4, 2016

We had 2 trips at one day. In the morning we went up to Lichterhain and Oberweissbach. The rate of increase of height is impressive. The staff on the track was very friendly and explained all about the trail and statues on the way up...More

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Reviewed July 12, 2015 via mobile

Daytrip from Uhlstadt-kirchhasel. Easy to get there by car. I went on the summer and the weather was nice. There is a train each 30 minutes that takes you up to the hill, and to two others train stations where you can hop off and...More

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Reviewed October 1, 2012

Have you ever thought that an ordinary railway service could run up the side of a steep hill. Well just outside of Bad Blankenburg (where the first kindergarten started), there is just that. On a funicular railway, instead of a fixed car, there is a...More

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