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Konigstuhl Funicular (Bergbahn)

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Go to the top before you hit the castle

Most people take the funicular only up to castle, but consider a detour to the top if the weather... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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Great value, trip, view & castle

If you are going to visit the castle then consider to buy a 22€ (2 adult, 1 kid) unlimited ride... read more

Reviewed October 6, 2018
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Kornmarkt, 69115 Heidelberg, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
+49 6221 5132609
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We two couples wanted to visit the top Konigstuhl station of the funicular in Heidelberg to get the view of the city on a lovely fall day. However, we found that the only ticket for sale included Schloss Heidelberg which we had visited the previous...More

1  Thank John D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Most people take the funicular only up to castle, but consider a detour to the top if the weather is nice. Up to the castle, the funicular runs mostly in a tunnel, so there are no views. This then changes dramatically and you end over...More

1  Thank Paulanus
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went there by the stairs which was veryyy tiring but at the same FUN! However the only problem was the weather wasn’t helping. It was a very sunny day. Pathway to heavens they called it and once i reached the top, i understood why it...More

1  Thank FK_AlMarzooqi
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you’re going to visit the castle, this is no doubt the fastest and most interesting way up. You can always walk down from the castle!

1  Thank Itamar M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This offers a fun afternoon when you include the Heidelberg Castle as a stop on your Königstuhl Funicular Trip.

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Reviewed October 6, 2018 via mobile

If you are going to visit the castle then consider to buy a 22€ (2 adult, 1 kid) unlimited ride pass. The ride consist of two section one from downtown to halfway and the change to the old mountain train the rest of the way...More

2  Thank DB L
Reviewed October 1, 2018

We took this up to the castle and then went on to the top, great view and we really enjoyed it. Great way to see the area around.

1  Thank TravelerGEO
Reviewed September 30, 2018

The ticket for the castle includes the way up from the city not only to the castle but further up to the Königstuhl ("the king's throne", a beautiful park and natural zone...). So if you are too lazy to walk up the stairs leading to...More

1  Thank TheRealGelatoGirl
Reviewed September 29, 2018

Very efficient transport to the top of the mountain.Excellent engineering acheivement.Worth a trip when in Heidelberg

1  Thank JudyM1888
Reviewed September 27, 2018 via mobile

It is a bit expensive to buy the tickets but the view from the top of the mountain is fantastic, there is a cafe at the top to enjoy some coffee and small bits. It is very windy so keep track any hats or scarves....More

2  Thank ToPi03
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Fouad H
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
Christine I
May 11, 2017|
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Christine I
May 11, 2017|
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Hi, I think it opens every day