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Standseilbahn Stuttgart

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Well worth the effort

This is clearly something that few people take the time to find as when we visited there was only... read more

Reviewed 23 September 2018
Bredbury, United Kingdom
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Lovely old train

A lovely old trains brings you in 4 minutes up the hill (or down). You can get here by taking the... read more

Reviewed 16 August 2018
Gouda, The Netherlands
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“day ticket”(3 reviews)
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Sudheimer Platz, 70565 Stuttgart, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
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Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

This is clearly something that few people take the time to find as when we visited there was only us taking the rice up to the top. Worth it just for the trip on the old wooden carriages and it is part of the city...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank TheHitman69
Reviewed 21 August 2018

I really cannot see any attraction to this. The staff were unfriendly and unhelpful and when we got the to top we could not find the views which reviewers have talked about. The only reason I can see for taking the trip is if you...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Carol C
Reviewed 16 August 2018

A lovely old trains brings you in 4 minutes up the hill (or down). You can get here by taking the U-Bahn to Südheimer Platz. Up the hill you find a cemetery and you can take a nice walk to the 'Zacke' rack railway which...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank eelkogratis
Reviewed 4 August 2018

This cable-train takes you to an elevated part of Stuttgart with nice views. If you purchase a daily or weekly VVS ticket for public transportation, there is no extra charge for the Standseilbahn.

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank ecloebl
Reviewed 13 July 2018

The cable car ride is short, but definitely impressive. Originally built around the time of World War 1, the cars are entirely made of wood. The price is reasonable. We went mid-week and there were just a few customers. When you get off at the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Robert G
Reviewed 25 June 2018

If you are visiting for a limited time this easy fun excursion takes you to a smaller slower place (suburb up in the hills) in a fun funicular Railway/Tram.We got off and walked a little and had great snack at a wonderful little gourmet takeaway...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank tarad32530
Reviewed 17 May 2018 via mobile

Two Funicular Cars each run in opposite directions while passing on separate tracks in the middle, as one goes up the hill, the other comes down the hill. We used our Stuttgart All-City Card for free access. The trip is 3 minutes each way. The...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank wrightj6
Reviewed 2 May 2018

Not sure what the attraction is here, we took the journey up the hill which took literally less than 5 minutes. No view of Stuttgart from the top. We walked back down to save ourselves waiting for the next train in 20 minutes. Definitely not...More

Date of experience: April 2018
2  Thank Ahmed G
Reviewed 8 November 2017

One of my favorites excursions in Stuttgart. Take the Seilbahn is like a trip to the past, the wagons are completely in wood very weel maintained, and train climb to hill to the Cementery slowly giving you the possibility to see the forest, and a...More

Date of experience: August 2017
3  Thank Adriana L
Reviewed 12 August 2017

this tram goes up to the Waldfriedhof and a lot of hiking trails. If one wants to go back in time this is the way to do it

Date of experience: July 2017
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