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Black Forest Railway (Schwarzwaldbahn)

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Address: Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
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Surprise attraction in the lovely Black Forrest

We very much enjoyed our trip on the steam train - especially having been booked into "First Class" which gave us the benefit of upholstered seats! (Others are wood slats). We... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 26 July 2015
BritChamberman
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2015

We very much enjoyed our trip on the steam train - especially having been booked into "First Class" which gave us the benefit of upholstered seats! (Others are wood slats). We traveled through beautiful countryside and across bridges that provided 'helicopter like' views of countryside, ravines, and villages that are truly stunning. Refreshments are available en route and staff were... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 July 2013

We took this trip while on holiday in the Black Forest but was somewhat disappointed as lots of the time was spent traveling through tunnels and any scenery was obscured by trees and bushes close to the line.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2011

Train enthusiasts and history buffs will love a trip on the Schwarzwaldbahn double decker see Wiki for details). The line is an engineering marvel and even for seniors just a truly great and scenic relaxing ride. Great views either up or downstairs. No reserved seats. As people come and go you can change seats at will -- just do so... More 

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