The oldest mountain railway of Germany

Wendelstein cog railway


For more than 100 years the cog railway of Brannenburg transfers its visitors to one of the most beautiful panoramic mountain of Germany – to the Wendelstein.

The trip to the summit of the mountain will be exciting for sure. Discover the unique flora and fauna of the impressive mountain landscape while being transferred with 20km/h. What makes the cog railway unique? As a small and moving museum it delights its visitors in its original condition of 1911.

Our recommendation: Join the moonshine trip as for this special trip ancient history train railways are used.

The little church of the Wendelstein:

The little church on the Wendelstein is the highest in Germany. Every Sunday at 11am masses are celebrated. Bridal couples who are looking for a special location can marry at this little church on the Wendelstein.