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Kalvarienberg

Trailhead Off Tiroler Strasse | Stadt Füssen, 87629, Fussen, Bavaria, Germany
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Great hike with super views

This is quite an easy hike of about five miles. After the climb up to Kalvarienberg there are... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
LiamBray_Ireland
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Bray, Ireland
Not just a walking experience,a spiritual experience for those who want it.

The Kalvariengberg (Calvary Mountain) is exactly that!The Stations of the Cross,Christ's journey to... read more

Reviewed 17 April 2018
Pat R
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Fussen, Germany
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Trailhead Off Tiroler Strasse | Stadt Füssen, 87629, Fussen, Bavaria, Germany
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is quite an easy hike of about five miles. After the climb up to Kalvarienberg there are stunning views of Fussen Neuschwanstein and mountains from the crosses. The route skirts Lake Schwansee before reaching Hohenschwangau where the castles can be accessed and a bus...More

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Reviewed 17 April 2018

The Kalvariengberg (Calvary Mountain) is exactly that!The Stations of the Cross,Christ's journey to Calavry and death on the cross.They were built by a priest of St Mang called Johann Baptist Graf(29.01.1802-07.03.1862).He faced opposition not only from the Bishop of Augsburg,but also the local community.He was...More

1  Thank Pat R
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Reviewed 26 January 2018

There are many different ways to get to the top of the Kalvarienberg. For some the first part is easy to walk but there are alternatives that lead through the forest with steep and narrow paths. As it is only about 30 minutes to get...More

1  Thank RA_Travel_5
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Reviewed 18 October 2017

My husband and I stumbled upon this hike by accident and were so glad that we completed it. The hike begins in Fussen and follows the 12 stations of the Cross. Each station has paintings or sculptures of Jesus. The top of the mountain, shows...More

1  Thank Krista S
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Reviewed 9 August 2017

Even in record heat it was a nice walk up the hill from the falls. Take water. The stations of the cross were much more ornate that anything I expected. We walked down the trail more directly towards town. The view in all directions was...More

Thank Roger L
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Reviewed 8 July 2017

This hike was mostly uphill but not strenuous or anything. When near the top there is view of the castles on a viewing platform. The hike starts right outside of downtown Fussen, by the narrow church. The statuary is really nice (as they all seem...More

1  Thank Siggie2015
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Reviewed 14 May 2017

If you're into hiking and nature then you can't miss out on on walking up kalvarienberg! During my short stay at Fussen I climbed it 4 times because I honestly couldn't get enough of the views from the top! There are a few different routes...More

9  Thank lucyharries_89
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Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

Beautiful 😍 even in the show thr view was incredible! And to top it off my boyfriend proposed to me as it was so beautiful. Best proposal ever 😁

9  Thank Miranda P
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Reviewed 14 October 2016

I ended up doing this walk three times on different days at different times of the day. It is fairly easy to do and once you arrive at the very top a great view awaits. Felt very eerie in the late afternoon with the via...More

3  Thank Kevin W
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Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

I was in the area to see the castle and took a short walk up to see the views from here. They are amazing. Worth the short walk.

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