My husband and I drove from Stuttgart (with traffic on the A8, this ended up turning a 3 hour drive into a 6 hour drive) to do this tour while on our honeymoon. My husband, being a history major in college and now a historian as a career, loved this experience. Even though I am not much of a historian, I also had a great time. The bus ride up the mountain was incredibly informative, with our guide providing non-stop information about the buildings that used to occupy the sites we saw prior to the bombings of WWII. Some small hints (visible entrances to bunkers, etc) are still present. We were able to enter part of the extensive Nazi bunker system, and the bunkers were much less claustrophobic than I would have guessed. The bus ride up to the Eagle's Nest had astounding, jaw-dropping views, but was stressful for people who have a fear of heights. If you are afraid of heights I would recommend not taking a window seat for this ride. Once we reached the site of the Eagle's nest we were crowded into an elevator and brought up through the mountain to the building itself. The building is now a restaurant, which we did not eat at (we had packed a picnic lunch), and there is not much to do there other than eat, and admire the views. The views were amazing, and totally worth it, but it was really the rest of the tour that was impactful, from a history perspective. The area of Germany in which these sites are located is incredibly beautiful, and worth exploring as well.
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