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This majestic statue, over 30 feet tall, sits atop Rüdesheim's National Monument.
Ruedesheim am Rhein, Hesse, Germany
+49 6722 7103370
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I am completely in love with this place. Also enjoy gondola rides. Been here in all seasons and cannot decide what is the best time for visit.

Thank NanaDeni
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A great memorial to the unification of Germany – well worth the cable car ride up here and a walk around the memorial – the view of the surrounding valleys and vineyards is spectacular.

Thank Kate_Tascott
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is appraoched with a short walk from the cable car. It has commanding views over Rudesheim and also the Rhine, well worth the trip. Nearby are nice woodland walks and an alfresco coffee shop which was adequate but no more than that. Toilets are...More

Thank Steve M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Go up to the monument via the cable car for the best views of the surrounding area. Nice cafe and terrace at the top again with excellent views. Monument is awesome, very big and history is fascinating

Thank susan c
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The cable car ride up to niederwald monument offers some magnificent panoramic views over rudesheims old town the Rhine and endless rows of vines.the monument is magnificent,you can get refreshments near to the monument.

Thank kintyparrot
Reviewed 18 August 2018

It's a must, the statue is enormous... The views from up here are stunning, take the return cable car up, it's only a few euro's.

Thank Mary A
Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

The journey to Rudesheim by boat takes you through the spectacular Rhine Gorge with this little place a great place to stop off. It’s a quaint little place which is dominated by this memorial which is best reached by a Gondola/cable car which you can...More

Thank Tony C
Reviewed 12 August 2018

This monument overlooking the Rhine River commemorates the unification of Germany in the mid/late 19th century. The work is beautifully done and the situation is spectacular.

Thank Banda-in-Japan
Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

This monument is best reached by the cable car ride to the top of the hill. It is possible to reach the area by foot, but this may not be possible if you are on a tight schedule. The monument celebrates the unification of Germany...More

Thank TWal1
Reviewed 10 August 2018

Great place for taking photos with lots of places to wander and walk. Huge statue and surrounding area with big staircase to platforms overlooking vineyards and river. Lovely mature trees all around. Gets very busy.

Thank rosiewalker1
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23 September 2018|
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Response from rosiewalker1 | Reviewed this property |
YES I think so but there is not much room so depends on size and temperament of woofers.
21 March 2017|
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Response from kirsihaa | Reviewed this property |
The gondolien is indeed for two Persons but it is comfortable. We visited the place outside the peak tourist season and did not need to queuing for the ticket office. July might be different. Better to reserve time for that... More
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24 September 2016|
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