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Day Tour to Berchtesgaden Foothills & Obersalzberg

Day Tour to Berchtesgaden Foothills & Obersalzberg

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From US$ 60.16 per person

Enjoy a day trip to Berchtesgaden and Obersalzberg. See Hitler's Eagle's Nest or, in case of bad weather, the extraordinary salt mines that made the area famous. On this tour of the German Alps, enchanting views and spellbinding landscapes await you.

About this activity

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Duration 10 hours
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Live tour guide
German, English

Experience

Highlights
  • Enjoy comfortable travel in a luxury bus
  • Visit the Obersalzberg with its stunning views
  • Visit the Kehlsteinhaus, or Eagle's Nest, Hitler's holiday retreat
  • Marvel at one of Germany's most remarkable salt mines as a bad-weather alternative to the Eagle's Nest
Full description
Enjoy one of Germany's most impressive tourist destinations. This tour offers a truly breathtaking view of the mountains and lakes of this unique natural region. Your tour will start on the Deutsche Alpenstrasse, or German Alpine Way, whose sinuous curves wind upwards through the picturesque valleys of the Alps towards the beautiful foothills of Berchtesgaden. Here you will have the opportunity to take a trip up to Obersalzberg and enjoy its phenomenal views. Those who wish to may take the special bus service and exciting underground elevator to visit the Eagle's Nest, where the remains of Hitler's holiday residence are to be seen. On wintry days, when snow and ice cover on the higher peaks, you will visit the famous salt mines of Berchtesgaden instead to learn about this particularly fascinating chapter in the area's history.
Includes
  • Travel in a luxury tour bus
  • Tour guide
  • Travel to the Eagle's Nest with special bus service (€28)
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments
  • People with claustrophobia
Covid-19 precautions

You must book this activity online because the ticket office is closed

Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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Meeting point

Departure is from Karlsplatz 21, in front of Galeria Kaufhof

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Important information

What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes

Know before you go

  •  Please be at the departure stop at least 20 minutes before the scheduled departure time
  • In case of bad weather conditions (e.g. fog or snow) we will visit the salt mine Berchtesgaden instead
  • Travel to the Eagle's Nest by special bus service is available for an additional cost of (€28)
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.4 /5

based on 81 reviews

Review summary

  • Guide
    4.8/5
  • Transportation
    4.9/5
  • Value for money
    4.2/5
  • Safety
    4.6/5

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This isca must see if you're visiting munich. Elisabeth was our guide and she had great stories and history and interesting tidbits to share. The drive is just beautiful and our driver was also excellent. I would do this again but doubt I'd ever come back to Munich. 5 stars for this tour

June 14, 2022

Everything was fine except we didn't have a good weather. One suggestion we went first to eagle nest which was very cloudy and we didn'table to see anything.. By the time we return it started to clear. We didn"t feel like wasted the money still it is worth. If we go little later it would have been perfect. But we went to the town after. If we go first to the town then to the Eagle nest it would have been perfect. That was guide 's call and judgement. Our guide Ursula was very enthusiastic and gave us lot of information and history which we learned a lot.

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June 13, 2022

The trip to Eagles Nest was a fantastic experience and so worth doing. However, it cost a further €30 each to get the bus up to the actual Eagles Nest which seemed to be a hidden cost. Also we felt rushed at the eagles nest and had an hour at the bottom of the hill where there is only one option for lunch and we would have much preferred to have eaten at the top. Also Ursula was helping to serve in the restaurant which made us think that we were brought down from the mountain early so that we had no choice but to have lunch at the bottom. Also we had only a short amount of time in Obersalzburg and there were numerous options for lunch but we didn’t have enough time here to do that. We would definitely visit these places again but perhaps by hiring a car to have more freedom to spend our time better.

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June 1, 2022

Product ID: 1793