The Eagle's Nest - A historic viewpoint high above the Berchtesgaden area
Season reopens approx. May 8th 2017
Panormaic views of up to 200 kilometers can be enjoyed by those visiting the Eagle's nest (1,834m / 6,017ft) - Its construction ordered by Martin Bormann, the so-called Eagle's Nest teahouse was offered to Adolf Hitler on the occasion of his 50th birthday with the aim of using it for representation purposes for official guests. The challenging construction of the Eagle's Nest was completed in some 13 months' time including the road, Germany's highest.