Skip-the-Line: Eagle's Nest in Berchtesgaden Tour from Salzburg

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Visit Kehlsteinhaus, better known as the Eagle’s Nest, on a half-day tour from Salzburg. Journey through the spectacular scenery of Königsee River (...)

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Overview Location: Salzburg, Austria
Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this product

Pass By: Schloss Hellbrunn, Fuerstenweg 37, Salzburg 5020 Austria

Meet your guide in Mirabellplatz in central Salzburg. Hop aboard your coach and begin your journey, passing the historic Hellbrunn Castle before crossing the border into Bavaria.

Pass By: Konigssee, 83471 Schoenau am Koenigssee, Bavaria Germany

Gaze out at the alpine scenery as you travel along the Konigsee River Valley and mountains peppered with farmhouses.

Stop At: The Eagle's Nest, dokumentatIon Obersalzberg, 83471 Berchtesgaden, Bavaria Germany

Arrive at the mountainside hamlet of Obersalzburg. Snake up the scenic road on a brief shuttle ride, passing the mountain of Hoher Göll. Then, debark and step inside a World War II-era elevator made from brass, which once transported Hitler’s guests to the Eagle’s Nest. At the top, bypass the crowds with a direct access ticket and enter the complex.

Built for Hitler’s 50th birthday, wander the site with your guide, learning the history behind it as you go. Soak up the incredible views as you look out from a perch of some 5,000 feet (1,524 meters) above ground.

Duration: 1 hour

Pass By: Schloss Berchtesgaden, Schloßpl. 2, 83471 Berchtesgaden, Germany

Afterward, visit the charming town of Berchtesgaden to explore independently and purchase lunch. You'll also pass by the Scgloss Bercbtesgaden.

Your half-day excursion will conclude with drop-off at your original departure point in Salzburg.

  • Informative, friendly and professional guide
  • All entrance fees included
What you can expect Visit Kehlsteinhaus, better known as the Eagle’s Nest, on a half-day tour from Salzburg. Journey through the spectacular scenery of Königsee River Valley and the Bavarian Alps to Obersalzberg, and then continue to the clifftop Eagle’s Nest by shuttle bus and elevator. After bypassing the crowds with a skip-the-line ticket, tour Hitler’s former retreat with a knowledgeable guide, and soak up the alpine views before returning to Salzburg.

Practical information


What's inside

  • Local guide
  • Round trip transfer by coach from Salzburg
  • Skip-the-line ticket Eagles Nest
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Return trip by elevator to Eagles nest
  • Entry/Admission - The Eagle's Nest

What's NOT inside

  • Gratuities
  • Food and drinks
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off

Additional info

  • Non-exchangeable, non-refundable.
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
  • A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
  • Eagles Nest is at 6000 feet elevation. In the rarely event of adverse or inclement weather may result in a cancellation/amendment of the tour due to safety reasons.
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund

Departure point:

Hubert-Sattler-Gasse 1, 5020 Salzburg, Austria

Duration:

4 hours 30 minutes

Frequency:

Seasonal | Daily | May - October

Departure time:

8:45 AM

Return details:

Returns to original departure point

Reviews & ratings

  • Skip-the-Line: Eagle’s Nest in Berchtesgaden Tour from Salzburg | . | 2019/10/21
    "This tour with the guide leo was fantastic he really knew his stuff, told great storys on the way to the eagles nest and was great at answering questions everyone (...) "

  • Skip-the-Line: Eagle’s Nest in Berchtesgaden Tour from Salzburg | . | 2019/07/22
    "I absolutely love these guys - they are soooo funny, they make the trip a hoot. The second time we took the trip (with new companions), we did not get quite as much (...) "

  • Skip-the-Line: Eagle’s Nest in Berchtesgaden Tour from Salzburg | . | 2018/08/05
    "We had an excellent day going to the Eagles nest. First of all, the bus was waiting for us when we arrived at the Square. We were welcomed to the trip by Walter an (...) "

  • Skip-the-Line: Eagle’s Nest in Berchtesgaden Tour from Salzburg | . | 2018/09/18
    "Had a nice trip to the Eagles Nest and Berghdesgarten . Only improvement would have been for my husband and I to have been able to sit together. I enjoyed meeting (...) "

  • Skip-the-Line: Eagle’s Nest in Berchtesgaden Tour from Salzburg | . | 2018/09/23
    "Thomas made our day. Witty,funny, with a lot of history knowleadge with a a humour, he had as in stitches all way through. I could have done this trip in a loop only (...) "

  • Skip-the-Line: Eagle’s Nest in Berchtesgaden Tour from Salzburg | . | 2018/09/27
    "What a great tour to see this very historical place. Met in easy to get to location in central Salzburg with Walter as our guide. He was so fun to listen too with so (...) "

  • Skip-the-Line: Eagle’s Nest in Berchtesgaden Tour from Salzburg | . | 2019/07/03
    "From start to finish this tour was well organised and ran like clockwork. Walter, the tour guide was informative, witty and answered questions readily , he obviously (...) "

  • Skip-the-Line: Eagle’s Nest in Berchtesgaden Tour from Salzburg | . | 2019/07/03
    "Well organized, tour guide had plenty of information and just the right amount of humor thrown in! As with most 1/2 day tours there is not enough time to really (...) "

  • Skip-the-Line: Eagle’s Nest in Berchtesgaden Tour from Salzburg | . | 2019/07/03
    "Breathtaking view and interesting history on this tour. Felt a little rushed and wished we could have had lunch there "

  • Skip-the-Line: Eagle’s Nest in Berchtesgaden Tour from Salzburg | . | 2019/07/03
    "A great tour of Hitler's Eagle's Nest!! Great guide and comfortable bus!! You have plenty of time to roam around on your own and hike further up the mountain to some (...) "

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