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This is a must do in Baden Baden. You can get to the place easy by the city buses starting from the... read more

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Gurugram (Gurgaon), India
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Totally worth it!

Beautiful views of the northern black forest and Baden-Baden... The restaurant on top is very... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Merkuriusberg 2 | What3words: Luring.results.fenced, 76530, Baden-Baden, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a must do in Baden Baden. You can get to the place easy by the city buses starting from the station/ bahnhof - lines 204 and 205. The furnicular is very good and at the end quite steep. The views on the cold,...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful views of the northern black forest and Baden-Baden... The restaurant on top is very reasonable. Also, a tower to climb with 360 degree views. €2 per way is really incredible, in Switzerland there are many that are half this nice and cost €50+

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank hansi-de1968
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was my favorite activity in Baden Baden. Taking the Bahn was rather inexpensive and fun to do. As soon as you get of the Tram you will be rewarded with a breathtaking look out. The Restaurant was very busy and you have to be...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank MonikaWoo
Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

Went here on our first day in Baden-Baden and we had a lovely time. The view was beautiful and there is a lovely caffe on the top where they have a variety of main dishes, desserts and a good beer selection.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank masamilenko
Reviewed 3 November 2018

The Merkurbergbahn is a tramline that goes to the top of the Merkur Mountain. At the to you will find a restaurant and Biergarten which gets very crowded. The more athletic individuals will hike up the mountain as there are many hiking trails in the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
2  Thank alans747
Reviewed 15 October 2018

You can reach here quite easily by bus then take the funiclar train up and down the mountain. You could also just take it up the mountain then walk down, if you fancy some hiking. The view going up isn't too amazing, but at the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank karimmaarouf
Reviewed 19 September 2018 via mobile

Nice stop on the way from Baden-Baden to road 500. Wonderful panoramic view of the Black Forest and Baden-Baden, easy hiking trails around the top.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank idozemach
Reviewed 11 September 2018 via mobile

We went in the train up the mountain , the view was surprisingly beautiful and breathtaking ! Keep ur cameras loaded. Certainly a thing to do while in the area , highly recommended

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Nooni S
Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

This little cog type train climbs steeply up the hillside overlooking Baden. Unfortunately for us there was a smoggy haze over the region. Paragliders jump off from here and soar. It was a nice relaxing thing to do. Mountain bikers make the climb and then...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank K6430YUkeng
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

Before you go We were there on a mild day in late August. Take something warm to wear at the top of the mountain. It was very windy and it carries quite a chill. Also if you don’t want to share the experience with too...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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9 August 2018|
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Response from OceanShark | Reviewed this property |
Hi WheelyP, I'm sorry to answer, that the MerkurBergbahn is not suitable for wheelchair acces. With regards, Ocean Shark
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17 February 2018|
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Response from Shrubabati | Reviewed this property |
Hi We took a direct bus from the train station to Merkurwald. It runs once every hour if I remember correctly. We spent 20-25 mins waiting for the direct bus instead of taking one to the city centre. On the way back, we got... More
27 March 2017|
Response from debsi | Reviewed this property |
1. Yes, there is plenty of parking at the entrance. The funicular is easily accessible from the parking lot with small kids and carriages. 2. There's an automated machine - bring small denominations of cash to purchase... More