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New thermal bath

  A new dimension
  of well-being

  In december 2012 one of
  the most modern and
  attractive well-feeling
  thermal baths in Germany
  has been opened.
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Strength and vitality

Spa week in Bad Ems

  Spa week in Bad Ems
  from € 356 on

  Profit from the concentrated
  medical competence of the
  health resort for seven days.
  Strengthen your health and
  summon up new energy.
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Ride on!

The Ems Bikepark

  The Ems Bikepark 

  High above Bad Ems a
  makes every biker’s heart
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Kurwaldbahn (cable railway)

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It has a gradient of 78% and thus makes it the steepest one of its kind in the world. When you get to the station at the top, you will be rewarded by a wonderful view on the health resort and the Lahn valley. This makes the “Kurwaldbahn” is a touristic attraction. The cable railway manages the distance of 220 metres and a difference in altitude of 132 metres at a speed of 4 metres per second. This shuttle service connects the spa quarter with the spa area on the “Bismarckhöhe”. No other way is quicker and more eco-friendly. When you get to the station at the top you can enjoy the most wonderful view on the health resort, the Lahn valley and the Westerwald. The tourist café with its panoramic terrace invites for staying as well as the wonderfully situated new spa park nearby for walking. The station of the Kurwaldbahn at the top is also the start for a number of walks as well as the Nordic-Walking-Course.

Running time & prices

Running time:
From 6:15 am until 10:30 pm every 10 minutes
Extra rides upon inquiry
(on Mondays 8:00 – 9:00 am revision – no service)

Single ticket  € 2.20
Return ticket  € 3.30
Ticket for 10 rides  €13.50
Annual season ticket € 280.00


Further Information

Flyer KurwaldbahnBrochure Kurwaldbahn
You can download a flyer about the “Kurwaldbahn” with all information and prices here:
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Kurwaldbahn Bad Ems GmbH
Römerstraße 1
56130 Bad Ems
Phone: 02603/973-0
Fax: 02603/973-100
Mobile 0171/9708694
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