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Amazing Views

We highly recommend the cable car trip up to the top of Mount Tegelberg. Amazing views from the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
RobotsAreTheFuture
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Watford, United Kingdom
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AWESOME! RIDE THE CABLE CAR TO THE TOP! Worth it.

Visited the top with small children and had a wonderful time. Cable car ride is great and the whole... read more

Reviewed 14 November 2018
204kylec
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All reviews cable car great view hang gliders taking photos walk up enjoy the view rock climbing nice restaurant went straight don t miss great morning half way via ferrata worth the trip schloss neuschwanstein couple of hours tegelberg
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We highly recommend the cable car trip up to the top of Mount Tegelberg. Amazing views from the top including watching paragliders soaring down the mountain. We definitely recommend giving yourself lots of time for walking and definitely take along a decent pair of hiking...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 14 November 2018

Visited the top with small children and had a wonderful time. Cable car ride is great and the whole area is picturesque. Great place for hiking and even relaxing in the snow. Relax in one of the beach chairs taking in the views of the...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank 204kylec
Reviewed 13 November 2018

As we were leaving Neuschwanstein, we referenced our guidebook and saw how close the gondola was. We were so glad that we rode the cable car to the top for the wonderful views. Had we had more time, we would have like to hike more....More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 1 November 2018 via mobile

Take the cable car up, then climb the rest of the rest of the way... There are nice trails leading to the top.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank LindsayM220
Reviewed 12 September 2018

Would suggest to you as an alternative of taking the cable car up to the top , have a cup of coffee , take in the spectacular views and then walk back down. The benefits that I found was that on the way up the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Roger A
Reviewed 23 August 2018

Trip upto the mountain on the cable car, excellent views all around worth the trip / expence. weather when we visited was perfect, not something you can do everyday in the U.K.

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 7 August 2018

Unfortunately it was very cloudy and we couldn't see the castle from there. The ride is good for one way only. If you buy both rides at once is less expensive than buying the return at the top of the mountain.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 1 July 2018

The ride up and down - there is a picturesque view of Schloss Neuschwanstein because you are seeing it from above with the sourounding peaks about the castle. You just have the castle standing with the mountain side behind at nearly all other view points,...More

Date of experience: May 2018
5  Thank HobbitBrandybuck
Reviewed 5 June 2018

The cable car runs through the year - every 10 mins. It takes about 10 mins to go up to about 1780m. Then you can stay by the cable car and restaurant and take in the views or you can hike up the 1-2km path...More

Date of experience: May 2018
3  Thank Marie C
Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

We took the cable car up from Tegelbergbahn and hiked down. I’ve done a lot hiking in my life and this is one of my all time favorites. The cable car cost around 12 euros for a one way ticket. It’s a quick trip up...More

Date of experience: June 2018
5  Thank Jennifer H
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tanh784
13 July 2018|
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Response from fbo7 | Reviewed this property |
The cable car is working whole year, BUT in bad weather they will cancel the service, so it is worth checking on their web site a few days before.
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astralind
27 May 2017|
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Response from Sabrina L | Reviewed this property |
You can hike from the cable car station to Neuschwanstein, yes. To see the inside of the castle you have to get tickets in Hohenschwangau before (around 15€), otherwise you just get to see a bit of the courtyard.
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