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Stuttgart: Cable Car and Zacke Experience

Stuttgart: Cable Car and Zacke Experience

From US$ 21.12 per person

Travel on the Stuttgarter cable car to a forest cemetery, where you can walk in the footsteps of the city's famous former residents. Following that, travel with the “Zacke” - one of the final remaining railways in Germany, back down to the Marienplatz.

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Duration 2.5 hours
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  • Drive with the world's first fully automatic cable car
  • Get to know more about famous Stuttgarter residents at the forest cemetery
  • Drive with one of the last four cogwheel railways in Germany
Full description
In the city of Stuttgart it is possible to find the world's first fully automatic cable car. Covering a vertical distance of 87 meters, it stands today as a protected monument and still operates several times a day. The second special feature of Stuttgart's modern road network is the “Zacke”, one of the last four cogwheel railways in Germany. Throughout this tour, walk in the footsteps of famous former Stuttgarter residents who are buried in the forest cemetery throughout a guided walk. The cable car takes you up to the forest cemetery, before bringing you to Blaustrümpflerweg and Degerloch. From there, travel back down to Marienplatz with the Zacke.
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  • Wheelchair users
Covid-19 precautions
Traveler requirements
  • You must fill out a travel information form
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • All participants who are over 18 years and older must present either proof of full vaccination or proof of a Covid-19 infection within the last 6 months. Participants must also present a negative Covid-19 test taken no more than 24 hours before the activity starts. Participants who cannot be vaccinated must present a negative test taken no more than 24 hours before the activity starts and proof of medical complications. Students who are under 18 years old may present proof of regular school testing instead of proof of vaccination. Participants who are under 7 years old and not in school do not require proof of vaccination or a negative test

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Important information

Not allowed

  • Baby strollers

Know before you go

  •  This tour is not recommended for people with wheelchairs or baby strollers
  • Comfortable shoes and physical fitness are important on this tour
  • The ticket for the cable car and cog railway journey is not included in the price and must be bought on site
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August 23, 2021

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