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Postlingbergbahn

Linz, Austria
+43 732 3400700
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Fun tram ride through picturesque scenery

It's a short, maybe 15 minute tram ride from the main square of Linz to the top of the hill... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Urszula C
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
No need for tram if you're by car

The purpose of visiting Postlingberg is a great panorama of Linz and the surrounding area. It's on... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
B1714D
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Belgrade, Serbia
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good36%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
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“tram ride” (9 reviews)
“fun ride” (6 reviews)
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Linz, Austria
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+43 732 3400700
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Reviewed 1 week ago

It's a short, maybe 15 minute tram ride from the main square of Linz to the top of the hill overlooking the city and the church that is perched there. I enjoyed every minute of the tram's winding route through the city and up the...More

1  Thank Urszula C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The purpose of visiting Postlingberg is a great panorama of Linz and the surrounding area. It's on a hill above the city, on the northern Danube shore. The tram costs around 6 euros pp, and if you're there by car, specially with a party of...More

Thank B1714D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The bahn itself is not breathtaking. However it is a good and fast way to climb up the plösselberg. From there you have a great view on the different valleys and the city of linz. It is worth to go up there. The bahn is...More

Thank Ponie1988
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very nice place, good view old church. you can see Grottenbahn, its for Young children but "old" children like it too go there enjoy it

Thank claudia1572016
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The landmark of Linz is the Postlingberg. Though you can go by foot, the better way is travelling with the Bergbahn from the Hauptplatz. Up there you have a splendid view over Linz, tha Danube and surroundings.

1  Thank campagnolo1952
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Bring your walking sticks if you got them. If not, take your time to hike up the hill to oversee Linz. It is a lovely spot! Or you can grab the train that goes there or use it to go down after your long walk.

Thank Serena H
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

A lovely ride and magnificent views in any weather when you take a ride on the Postlingbergbahn. At the top you can walk the woodlands as well and its so peaceful and quiet and yet only minutes from the city centre.

Thank Ian R
Reviewed 17 May 2017

To view any city from the top is always fun and exciting. The whole panorama and the varied terrain in a perfect sunny day gave the scenery more vivid and pleasing. The going down was easier. One should be attentive to the schedule of the...More

1  Thank MijnlieverdFH
Reviewed 27 April 2017

Take a fun ride with a historic tram up to the Linzer Pöstlingberg. You will have nice views during your ride and a great view over the city when you have reached the top.

2  Thank Kristina H
Reviewed 14 April 2017

You can catch this train from Hauptplatz and take a nice ride up the mountain. There is a great view from up there. My tip: Take a break at the top and visit the Konditorei Jindrak. Try a Linz Torte and sit out on the...More

1  Thank RedondoSurferDude
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