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Address: Pillnitzer Landstrasse, Dresden, Saxony, Germany
Phone Number: 493518572410

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Spectacular views!

It a very interesting mode of transport. Not very high or steep like the one going to the top of the Merkure mountain, but good fun! The views from the top are spectacular. There... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed September 7, 2016
Beirut, Lebanon
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Beirut, Lebanon
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 7, 2016

It a very interesting mode of transport. Not very high or steep like the one going to the top of the Merkure mountain, but good fun! The views from the top are spectacular. There is also a great coffee shop with a very jovial and cheerful guy, who served us good coffee and also some interesting titbits about Dresden!

Thank VS2211
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 12, 2016

This is an old suspension railway. It's a little way out of the town but not difficult to get there by tram. The locals were very helpful in pointing us to the correct trams. We walked across the bridge and got a good view of the river (the view is called Das blaue Wunder - the Blue Wonder). There is... More 

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 16, 2016 via mobile

We took the tourist hop on hop off bus all the way to the Blue Wonder Bridge stop. There we walked around the corner and took the funicular all the way to the top. At the top we walked up the stairs to see the view of the Loschwitz Elbe bridge known today as the blue wonder bridge

1 Thank Karen S
Bangkok, Thailand
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 4, 2016

Its 20 mins away from the city by tram. However, at this location you can enjoy another old train line, blue wonder and Schiller Garden restaurant. The view from the top is good. There are small coffee shop at the top. Also small run down museum at the station.

1 Thank Toni G
Berlin, Germany
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 22, 2015

This is a must do attraction when visiting Dresden. It is a little out of the way from the city itself, however... the views are stunning. If you are one of these people that likes to travel on all kinds of transport, this is for you. Many elderly people enjoyed doing this for the view. There is a 15 minute... More 

2 Thank R0ssyb0y
Southend-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 18, 2015

A mini schwebebahn compared with Wuppertal but it climbs a hill and gives great views ove rthe Elbe and the Blue bridge.

Thank 490theos
Newdelhi india
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 25, 2015

Schwebebahn is the oldest suspension railways still in existence in the world.We bought a return ticket for 5 Euros & had a lovely time.While going up felt the ascending car pulling up weight of the descending car & vice versa on the return ride when i felt that the rail was going down much slower than it normally would have!... More 

Hertford, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 22, 2015 via mobile

We took a tram no. 12 from one of the main squares and then it's a quick walk across the bridge to this cable car. If you have a travel car from the teams you get half price entry.... Making it €3 for the return trip. Distracting enough way to pass time. There is a cafe up the top service... More 

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United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 27, 2015

It is the oldest suspension railway in the world, built in 1901 and is truly unique.It climbs 84 metres to the exclusive, neighbourhood of Loschwitz..The remarkable thing is that the ascending car is pulled up the hill by the weight of the descending car.We discovered this on our descent, when we found our car going downhill driver less!Quite disconcerting, but... More 

2 Thank Gl0balCitizen2013
York, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 30, 2014 via mobile

Good views on a nice day and a bit of transport history. Don't buy a separate ticket for this if you already have a day or week ticket for the trams (which if you've come out to Schillerplatz you probably should have!)

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