From Salzburg: Eagle's Nest Mountain Retreat Tour

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From Salzburg: Eagle's Nest Mountain Retreat Tour

From $74.89 per person

Cross the German border into the Bavarian Alps to visit the Eagle's Nest – Hitler's former conference center and mountain retreat. Enjoy spectacular views on this tour from Salzburg.

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  • Enjoy fantastic views of the Bavarian Alps from Obersalzberg
  • Visit the Eagle's Nest, Hitler's former mountain conference center
  • Take a guided tour and learn about the history of the mountain retreat
Full description
The Eagle's Nest, or Kehlsteinhaus, is a retreat nestled high in the Kehlstein Mountains. It was originally given to Adolf Hitler as a 50th birthday gift, and offers historical insight as well as beautiful views. This tour will take you up into the mountains and over the German border into Bavaria, passing by the salt mines. The first stop of the tour is in the Obersalzberg area, where you'll change buses to head to the Eagle's Nest high in the Kehlstein Mountains. Hitler held many meetings in the Eagle's Nest, which he used as a conference center. You'll have free time to explore the old conference room, dining area, and small tea room with terraces. Your guide will explain the history and stories of this interesting retreat during your visit. After leaving the Eagle's Nest, your tour will return to Salzburg.
  • Entrance fee Eagle's Nest
  • Gratuities
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All required protective equipment is provided
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • You must present one of the following: proof of full vaccination, proof of first vaccination administered at least 22 days ago, proof of a Covid-19 infection in the past 6 months, a negative PCR test taken no more than 72 hours before the activity starts, or a negative rapid test taken no more than 48 hours before the activity starts

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    Mirabellplatz 2, 5020 Salzburg

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    • From 15.5.2017 the tour is only available in German and English
    • Please note that this tour only runs during the summer season
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    4.2 /5

    based on 41 reviews

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    The tour itself was very good. We had a top guide, with humor, who spoke fluent English. Good to ride the fm tour as we smoothly arrived / entered without queues. However, we became a little unsure because the organizer who was standing on the voucher was not at the designated meeting place. We were instead referred by another organizer to a third organizer. Good to be out in good time! The tour is recommended.

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    September 11, 2019


    Informative, amusing, interesting and efficient

    October 13, 2019

    Excellent value!

    October 1, 2019

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