Eagles Nest in Berchtesgaden Tour from Salzburg

4.5 216 Reviews

  • Location: Salzburg, Austria
  • Duration: 4 hours 30 minutes (approx.)
  • Tour code: 3595004

Visit Kehlsteinhaus, better known as Hitler's retreat, the Eagles Nest, on this half-day trip to Bavaria. Journey through spectacular scenery along the Konigsee River Valley and the Bavarian Alps, before arriving at Obersalzberg.


Highlights

  • Hotel pickup included
  • Informative, friendly and professional guide
  • All entrance fees included

A special kind of adventure awaits you on this excursion to Bavaria - Berchtesgaden. Once you pass the hunting castle, Hellbrunn, you will cross the Austrian-Bavarian border. Continue through the fairytale scenery, along the Konigsee River Valley, through the Bavarian mountains spotted with romantic farmhouses.

Once the tour reaches Obersalzberg the mountain housing, the elevator will take you to Eagle's Nest, so that the highlight of your journey begins. You will be transported to Eagle's Nest by both elevator and bus. The adventurous bus ride along the steep rock walls and deep gorges takes about 20 minutes and provides breathtaking views across the Alps. The buses are equipped with special engines and brakes to enable them to safely transport you through such treacherous terrain.

During the journey you will have a splendid view up to the "Hoher Goll" and across the snowcapped peaks of the Bavarian Mountains. From the 365 foot (111 meter) elevator you will enter Eagle's Nest at an altitude of 5,000 feet (1,524 meters), where you will be able to see the place where Hitler once lived and held meetings with the former Nazi party.

On the way down contented faces are proof of a successful excursion, with many guests returning again and again to Eagle's Nest. Afterwards you have the chance to regain your strength with some Bavarian specialties.


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Departure Dates:
Departure Point:

Tour departs from Salzburg city hotels and selected old town hotels. If hotel details not advised at time of booking, tour departs from the bus terminal at Mirabellplatz (in front of St. Andrew's Church).

Departure Time:
8:45am

Hotel pickups commence prior to this time, you must contact the local service provider to verify your exact pickup time.

Return Details:

Tour concludes at Mirabellplatz (bus terminal)


Pricing information

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Pricing information

Eagles Nest in Berchtesgaden Tour from Salzburg

Eagle's Nest Berchtesgaden

Inclusions:
  • Hotel pickup (selected hotels only)
  • Entrance fees
  • Local guide
  • Bus and Elevator transfer up Mt Obersalzberg
Exclusions:
  • Hotel drop off
  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Food and drinks
Additional Information:

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
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Traveler Reviews

Reviewed by: Stephen E, July 2014

Great tour guide, Walter. Good sense of humour and very informative. He also personally spoke to everyone to see if anyone had any questions or for confirmation at the end of the tour.

Great experience.

Reviewed by: Cindy Siems, July 2014

Beautiful drive to the eagles nest. Informative guide. I would recommend giving the tour tickets to get on the bus at the eagles nest so there won't be any issues with guest being lost on other buses, and it would also remove the issue of OTHER tours crowding into our bus.
I was a bit disappointed in the short time allowed at the top. We thought we would be eating lunch on top - we actually ate lunch in a town below. It was nice - but not what we expected.

From $72.22

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