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Turmberg

Durlach, Karlsruhe, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
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Great view of the Karlsruhe region from up above

If you've got a free afternoon, it's worth it to visit the Turmberg. Drive up, hike up if you're... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
jd068
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Boston, Massachusetts
Nothing special

It was an alright walk up and the view is alright. I think it is good to do when there is nothing... read more

Reviewed 5 September 2017
Annmarie K
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State of Bremen, Germany
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good40%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“main street” (2 reviews)
“cable car” (2 reviews)
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Durlach, Karlsruhe, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
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1 - 10 of 39 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

If you've got a free afternoon, it's worth it to visit the Turmberg. Drive up, hike up if you're energetic, or take the tram. The view from the top is excellent.

Thank jd068
Reviewed 5 September 2017

It was an alright walk up and the view is alright. I think it is good to do when there is nothing else to do. The cafe at the top had nice flammkuchen.

Thank Annmarie K
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

You will have to walk some stairs but the view is worth it. View over Karlsruhe and the mountains in the background

Thank hofman_erwin
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

This is a place you have to go especially in the evenings. You can take the cable car at the foot of the mountain or climb the stairway. You will find an excellent view! In the night the whole city sparkles with lights! Romantic if...More

Thank mahljo
Reviewed 4 July 2017

I have been coming to this place for years. There is a nice view and good food. The locals have a new fad. They come up to watch the sunset. Some bring their own drink, but many enjoy the good wines at the restaurant located...More

2  Thank burls1
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

Turmberg is one of the places that are worth visiting. The view is great. There are stairs and benches where you can sit and chill while watching the sunset. It would be good if there were any shops or restaurants but I didn't see.

Thank Valentin V
Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

Despite the area being busy with tourists the funicular was not running. This was a feature of the entire city most attractions only being open at weekends. Anyway the staircase was never ending and the stairs in a dangerously poor condition

Thank Jonathan H
Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

Take the tram out to Durlach from Karlsruhe. Once there you can see Turmberg castle up on the hill. Walk towards it through town and you'll come to a tram/gondola that goes up the hill (it costs a few euro) or use google maps to...More

3  Thank traveljvnz
Reviewed 25 October 2016

We made a special effort to arrive here near sunset! It was definitely worth it and the many couples there made it obvious that it's a must see spot!

Thank Denise Z
Reviewed 16 September 2016

This is actually two attractions, because we took a funicular from Durlach to the base of the tower. We found a coupon for this in a brochure and paid 1 euro each for both funicular and tower. There are many steps to the top, so...More

2  Thank Profdefran
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