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Vianden Chairlift

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Address: 23 Rue du Sanatorium, Vianden 9425, Luxembourg
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+352 83 43 23

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Wonderful view over the town and castle

After visiting the castle we decided to climb that hill towards the chairlift with the decision to take it down the town. To our surprise the lift was closed and no signs anything... read more

Reviewed 5 March 2017
Brussels, Belgium
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New Delhi, India
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204 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This village is like something from Cinderella story.Not the highest or most exciting chairlift yet a pleasant ride with a view over Vianden.

Thank Maneesh12345
Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
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3,549 reviews
1,693 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 694 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 March 2017

Excellent to explore Vianden with a superb view, recently completement renoved; nice experience for schools and young friends.

Thank Manuela L
Brussels, Belgium
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88 reviews
76 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 March 2017

After visiting the castle we decided to climb that hill towards the chairlift with the decision to take it down the town. To our surprise the lift was closed and no signs anything worning about it. Nevertheless we did not regret going there as we enjoyed our little self-organized picnic on the empty terrace with the breathtaking view over the... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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259 reviews
146 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 January 2017

The chairlift base station is located about a 500m walk from the bridge crossing the river in town. This is by far the best way to ensure a nice walk in Vianden that takes in the castle on the way back to town. It is also the smartest way to do this as it is pretty well all downhill from... More 

Thank bobjanh
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36 reviews
23 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

If you are not afraid of heights then this is a nice activity to do in a sunny day. I think it is quite romantic.

Thank azevedosofia83
Greater London, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 October 2016

Felt very adventurous going on the chairlift. Stunning views and excellent cafe at the top. Also access to Altstadt Vianden.

Thank maggiemarquis
Basildon, United Kingdom
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39 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 October 2016

Lovely scenery, great views well worth a visit. Nice little cafe at the top food a bit average but staff very helpful.

Thank Nannygel
Dudley, United Kingdom
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36 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

For two return €10.60 Beautiful views at top of Vianden town & castle. Restaurant at top with plenty of seating. Loos are a bit to be desired €0.50 each throw in a dish then walk around to open toilets a bit drafty to say the least. Couple of hours to kill ok. Open till 5pm this time of year. When... More 

Thank Chocky59
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30 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 October 2016

We have spent a few hours in Vianden, but it was enough to visit most of the attractions. The classical tour is to take the chairlift, walk to the castle, then walk down back to the centre. The chairlift starts next to the Hot Stone Chalet restaurant which is supposedly good but quite pricey. One way ride costs around 4... More 

Thank Daniel S
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98 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 September 2016

This chairlift rises over the river to the top of the valley. It is easily found and is very reasonably priced. Two seater open pods allow you to enjoy some marvellous scenery. An eating opportunity is available at the top or bottom (better).

Thank firemanfred

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