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Konigstuhl Funicular (Bergbahn)

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Nice view from the top

During off season there is nothing to do at the top but enjoy a nice view of the river, bridge and... read more

Reviewed January 6, 2019
690DaveV
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Mokena, Illinois
Worth the wait and price

On the slow ride up and down there is a great view of the city and countryside. Try to get the... read more

Reviewed January 6, 2019
lorenk672
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McGregor, Texas
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Using the furnicular is a fun way to reach the palace and summit. For €12 you can use the furnicular to get to the palace and then continue up to the summit. The final part if the journey is in a carriage which is over...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed January 22, 2019

Wether during snowy winter or sunny spring going up the mountain with such an historic funicular is a treat. The views from above are stunishing and the trip is short and quite pictoresc. Just a word of warning about the cues (in plural). First you...More

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank montinsa
Reviewed January 15, 2019

Great ride, go all the way up. We went to the top, enjoyed a stay in -4 degree weather and came back down to castle. The cars are full so do not expect to have an unobstructed view, but well worth the trip. While it...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Pat124
Reviewed January 6, 2019

During off season there is nothing to do at the top but enjoy a nice view of the river, bridge and old town. Still worth the trip up.

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed January 6, 2019

On the slow ride up and down there is a great view of the city and countryside. Try to get the front car if possible.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed December 28, 2018 via mobile

We went all The way to the top..frosty and foggy so we didn’t see a lot but super Well run and warm and clean..I can see on a summer day sitting up and having a beer w an amazing view.. we did the castle too....More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank drmader
Reviewed December 17, 2018

We were in Heidelberg for the Christmas markets and wanted to take this historic Funicular to the top of the mountain. It cost twenty euros for two people to the top and back as well as free entry to the apotheke museum in the castle...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank robbly
Reviewed December 12, 2018

It seems many of the tour groups include a funicular ride along with castle entrance, so the ride up and down the hill can be very crowded. Each car has a few seats and many more standing. The ride is short, and efficient.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Intlxpatr
Reviewed December 11, 2018

The trip up the mountain was great and the lart part of trip in the historical funicular was great. Sadly the weather did nto permit great views the day we were there, but on a good day the views must be spectacular. Even in the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank cherylscheepers
Reviewed November 24, 2018 via mobile

This is a really fun side trip. Two funiculars - one really old. Make sure you buy a ticket to the top. The view of the valley is spectacular. This is a leisurely and fun side trip. If you are limited with time - not...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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414AC
February 7, 2019|
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Response from darnoc2511 | Reviewed this property |
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fouadhab
July 18, 2017|
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Response from Hendrik_NL | Reviewed this property |
As I mentioned in my review, the Kornmarkt/Schloss multistory car park is just round the corner of the funicular base station. and also steps from the Marktplatz, the center of Heidelberg. A visit to the castle is... More
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