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Eagle’s Nest Historical Tours

Koenigsseer Str. 2, 83471 Berchtesgaden, Bavaria, Germany
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Worth doing if your in Berchtesgaden

I booked this tour some months in advance and have been looking forward to it, l wasnt... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
robbly
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London
A leisurely approach ......

My wife and I took a leisurely day by train from Munich. We had booked with Eagle's Nest... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Martin F
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Totnes, United Kingdom
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Operating since 1990 our thoughtful and history-focused tours of the Eagle's Nest, the underground bunkers and nearby sites associated with Hitler's former HQs in the Alps have won international acclaim. They begin and end at Berchtesgaden's Tourist Office.
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good18%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“the bus” (138 reviews)
“private tour” (24 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Koenigsseer Str. 2, 83471 Berchtesgaden, Bavaria, Germany
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"documentation center"
in 53 reviews
"the bus"
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"private tour"
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"great tour"
in 32 reviews
"highly recommend this tour"
in 12 reviews
"historical tour"
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"tea house"
in 24 reviews
"his knowledge"
in 6 reviews
"booked this tour"
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"hour tour"
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"come alive"
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"underground bunker"
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"subject matter"
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"third reich"
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"amazing views"
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"eva braun"
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I booked this tour some months in advance and have been looking forward to it, l wasnt dissapointed. The pick up point was easy to find and our guide Amy was very helpful and friendly. The sound system used worked ok and was useful to...More

Thank robbly
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Reviewed 3 days ago

My wife and I took a leisurely day by train from Munich. We had booked with Eagle's Nest Historical Tours as, in general, they had good reviews. Although they are a little expensive, it is a smallish group and the quality of the commentary very...More

Thank Martin F
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Eagles Nest is great and the tour was very good. Our guide was very knowledgeable but seemed pretty monotone and lethargic which will make you nod off some on a 20-30 bus ride. Could easily make it a bit better but it still was...More

Thank Clay D
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I loved this tour. Amy was very knowledgeable and about the whole area. I would highly recommend this tour to any history enthusiasts.

2  Thank Damon S
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After arriving at the parking lot, pay with euro coins and walk up to the bus shuttle where you'll board a specially equipped mountain bus for the breathtaking 6.5 km (4 mile) winding road along steep cliffs. As you walk through a long tunnel, you'll...More

Thank Chris S
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My family (4 adults) and I booked this tour as it was recommended by Rick Steves. It lived up to the Rick Steves reputation. I would strongly recommend this tour for anyone interested in WWII history. Our tour guide was very knowledgeable about the history...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We are not a big fans of guided tours as they are all comprises when it comes to timing at locations, this one being no different. Overall the tour was very informative and we would not have learned as much had we just done each...More

Thank BernieandJune
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was an excellent tour, which I would recommend to anyone. The tour guide was very knowledge & presented the history of the place clearly and in a way that made sense. She provided some great background information on the way up the mountain whilst...More

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

If you should decide to take this tour and are an English speaker, we hope that you get Tom. He is like an affable college professor. He actually did extended research on the topics at hand while at university and has interviewed many eyewitnesses. In...More

3  Thank Carlisle P
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Reviewed 17 December 2017

We knew we wanted to spend a little time at the Eagle's Nest during our stay in Berchtesgaden. We are so glad we decided to take the tour. Our guide was knowledgable and informative. There was an excellent mix of group and solo time as...More

2  Thank David M
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DexterCullen
4 June 2018|
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Response from Love2travelSydney | Reviewed this property |
Hello We visited (and did a tour) in mid-May this year and from what we heard I'm sorry to say that I doubt the bunkers will be open this year. The tour company usually has 2 different options for two different areas of... More
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Curtis A
27 April 2018|
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Response from johnmM754OI | Reviewed this property |
Yes, you may join the tours in Berchtesgaden. Now, for the mobility issue. The best thing to do is email them and ask. I did for another issue, and the answer was prompt and concise. Sorry, I'm not really sure about the... More
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