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Konigstuhl Funicular (Bergbahn)

Kornmarkt, 69115 Heidelberg, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
+49 6221 5132609
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Very enjoyable way to travel up to castle and beyond

We intended visiting both the castle and then go up to the top of the mountain for the view so we... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
flan_1969
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Glasgow
An easier way up

Modern funicular eases the way to the castle. You can go all the way to the top of the moutain... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
HCMyklestul
,
Lillestrom, Norway
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good36%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“great ride” (7 reviews)
“second stop” (9 reviews)
“return ticket” (9 reviews)
LOCATION
Kornmarkt, 69115 Heidelberg, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
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+49 6221 5132609
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"great ride"
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"second stop"
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"return ticket"
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"change trains"
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"great views from the top"
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"quick trip"
in 6 reviews
"additional ticket"
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"small cafe"
in 5 reviews
"highest point"
in 4 reviews
"heidelberg castle"
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"castle entry"
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"funicular ticket"
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"buy tickets"
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"cable car"
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"enjoy the view"
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"heidelberg card"
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"steep climb"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We intended visiting both the castle and then go up to the top of the mountain for the view so we chose the 12€ ticket which allowed us to travel up to the castle, visit it and then on u the mountain. The first part...More

Thank flan_1969
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Modern funicular eases the way to the castle. You can go all the way to the top of the moutain. Walk the streets of the old town on your way back

Thank HCMyklestul
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Funicular is the most comfortable way to get to the castle. Tickets include castle entrance fee. You can chose between castle ticket which allows you to go up to Molkenkur (one station above castle) for 7 EUR (return ticket) and ticket up to Koenigstuhl for...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Really nice views and very well maintained but you pay 7 euros per person for the lower funicular and additional 7 euros for the upper one which is overpriced in my opinion. It runs smoothly and on time.

Thank Renata D
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Reviewed 19 April 2018

Brilliant tourist attraction the views are magnificent at the top.there are two stops our tickets were $12 dollars that goes to the top not just to the castle.

Thank kiwi262016
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Reviewed 12 April 2018 via mobile

€7 well spent for a return ticket to the castle. We stayed on past the initial castle stop for the views of the city and river, and then walked down to the castle from there. This brought us in through the beautiful and expansive castle...More

Thank Andy M
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Reviewed 11 April 2018

It had been a beautiful sunny afternoon right up until we got on the train. Then a storm came in. We could see nothing. But it was still impressive to appreciate the ride and the history of it. I think some people were quite scared,...More

Thank Hannah P
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Reviewed 3 April 2018

It would have been better if we had visited on a warm day. First of all we just couldn't find the station in the town, so we walked up to the castle, then when we got the train from there and went to the top,...More

Thank Maltrueno
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Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

Take the Train up the Hill - the view from the top Is breathtaking - it Takes a while as there are only 40 People allowed on the old Train to the to

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Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

The Bergbahn is the fun way to skip the over 300 steps to the castle in Heidelberg. Although going up the steps has its own attraction. But: Take the Bahn all the way up to the Königsstuhl and walk DOWN to the castle. This is...More

2  Thank nina-w217
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Fouad H
18 July 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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11 May 2017|
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Yes, See here for Details: Since TripAdvisor does Not allow to post links I cannot share it here, but there is a timetable on the Homepage.
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Christine I
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Hi, I think it opens every day
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