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Outstanding views

Would suggest to you as an alternative of taking the cable car up to the top , have a cup of... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Roger A
Trip upto the mountain on the cable car, excellent views all around worth the trip / expence.

Trip upto the mountain on the cable car, excellent views all around worth the trip / expence... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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All reviewscable cargreat viewhang gliderswalk upenjoy the viewrock climbingnice restaurantwent straightgondola ride to the topdon t missgreat morningvia ferratanice lunchworth the tripa lot of funschloss neuschwansteintegelberg
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Reviewed 1 week ago

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

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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.

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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.

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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

5  Thank HobbitBrandybuck
Reviewed 4 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

3  Thank Marie C
Reviewed 2 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

5  Thank Jennifer H
Reviewed 30 April 2018

We had some time left in our day after visiting Neuschwanstein and decided a ride into the Alps would be fun. Boy was it! We took the cable car up to the top, and were rewarded with amazing views. The ride up took about 5...More

3  Thank Live2Travel4Ever123
Reviewed 2 February 2018 via mobile

The view of Neuschwanstein is fantastic from the cable car! We spent a half day hiking, eating & drinking and taking in the sights. Our teenagers loved it, as they were not interested in the Neuschwanstein tour. The restaurant has a nice menu- the kids...More

1  Thank GCKJA
Reviewed 2 February 2018

We toured all countries circling the Alps on our grand European tour and I never tire of the wonders of nature. Mount Tegelberg gives you great views of Fussen and Schwangau located in the Alps region of Bavaria Germany.

Thank chickandbeast
Reviewed 10 January 2018

The klettersteig (via ferrata) route is not difficult, but needs proper equipment. The view is breathtaking trough the route up, and especially at the top. The top station of the cable-car is a self service restaurant with excellent view. On sunny weekends it can be...More

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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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astralind
27 May 2017|
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Response from Catherine K | Reviewed this property |
Hi astriland, It's a long time since I did this eveb though I still visit Fussen almost annually. Schwangau is closer, but it is possible to see both castles from the outside, without tickets. The Tagelberg mountain may be... More
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