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Address: 34549 Waldeck, Hesse, Germany
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Dambusters Breath Taking

First time for me here and it was amazing. I came with my co-driver and 50 passengers. We loved it, the nostalgia

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed October 9, 2016
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 9, 2016

First time for me here and it was amazing. I came with my co-driver and 50 passengers. We loved it, the nostalgia

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 5, 2016

I came here for 1 thing only.....to walk across the Dam made famous by the dambuster's, and what a walk, just drove down from waldeck castle along the road with limited parking you can drive further down and around the other side to the town but i was lucky to get a spot on waldeck side....one tower was being repaired,... More 

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Duisburg, Germany
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 18, 2016

This dam is one of the most awesome sights i have ever seen. This is where the dambusters came in WW2, and is amazing. The lake behind the dam is lovely for swimming.

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 22, 2016 via mobile

Sight of a Dam busters raid in WWII and an amazing dam, it is now a sceanic green space for everyone to enjoy.

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The Hague, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 30, 2016

The Edersee clearly is a summer holiday destination - it was eerily quiet when we visited on a sunny January winterday. However the famous dam built in 1908-1914 by the German Emperor was worth a visit and a walkover. Also Schloss Waldeck was very nice to visit and to enjoy the sweeping views of the quite large Edersee, an artifical... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 26, 2015

We visited this area last month and enjoyed the history of the place. Set in beautiful countryside you can actually see the differing coloured bricks on the dam where the repair was made after the strike. Travel up to Waldeck castle afterwards which gives you another perspective from the view

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Leicester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 24, 2015

Nice place to visit this is the last dam that went in the Dam Buster's. The museum on the bottom of the Dam in the old Turbine house is really informative. Nice little coffee shops and restaurants around. You can go for a nice long walk around the Edersee and also visit Schloss Waldeck this will give you a great... More 

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Glos UK
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 11, 2015 via mobile

Visited the dam with my Dad on our annual bike trip . The dam is massive and is truly worth seeing. Having seen the dam busters movie and realise this truly did happen it's incredible to think how. We also visited Waldeck Castle above the dam and from up there it's even more remarkable how the R.A.F. Pulled this off.... More 

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Carnforth, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 21, 2015 via mobile

Nice place to visit Definitely do the boat trip but you must know that the commentary is only in German A must do if you come to this part of Germany

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Brighton, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 20, 2015

The Dam from the Dambusters Movie, Huge, Vast and really worth a visit, excellent cafe across Dam, and interesting museum about 1.5 km up the road..

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