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Impressive castle worth seeing!

My wife and I visited this impressive castle as part of a Viking River Cruise group. The views of... read more

Reviewed 29 August 2018
Bob C
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Ocala, Florida
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Amazing step back into history

We came to Cochem because of the history and beauty of Reichsburg Cochem and we were not... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2018
561nicholash
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Half Moon Bay, California
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All reviews guided tour mosel river beautiful castle shuttle bus steep walk nice tour english speakers different languages gift shop takes about minutes hill overlooking well worth the effort town centre worth the climb nice walk fantastic views per adult
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Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

My wife and I visited this impressive castle as part of a Viking River Cruise group. The views of the castle from the river were as impressive as the views down into the valley from the castle walls. The furnishings inside are very complete and...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 29 August 2018

Our first view of Cochem Castle was from our car when driving northwards towards Cochem. It was picture perfect and we decided a tour of the castle was a must. Unfortunately, the castle was destroyed in one of the many wars to afflict this part...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

We came to Cochem because of the history and beauty of Reichsburg Cochem and we were not disappointed. The hike to get there was a great way to start our day and gave us an opportunity to walk through this great village. We did the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 27 August 2018

Beautiful castle and a nice tour. Tourguide is well informed and speaks several languages that makes it easy to follow. The view is stunning. To get to the castle you have to walk up a steep hill.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

The walk from the town to Reichsburg offers spectacular views over the Mosel River and of the vineyards around the castle. The castle dominates the local area with equally impressive views. The castle is well maintained and welcomes visitors. Pleased that we made the effort...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 25 August 2018

Very crowded, but worth the visit. Our guide was excellent and had a good sense of humor. The castle is well restored and has an interesting history. The only problem is that if you have difficulty climbing or walking, this might not be the place...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 23 August 2018

You have three options to reach the castle. Most people take the 15 minute walk up the well maintained path through the vineyards to the Castle. From the city center there is a shuttle bus from the train station, which is located next to the...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 19 August 2018

Very well preserved castle in Cochem and I'm glad we did the tour after debating whether or not to go inside or not. Our guide was in English , very articulate with a great sense of humour and we enjoyed the castle and the tour...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

Interesting castle with many unique features Well preserved! Picturesque hilltop setting - tremendous vistas

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 17 August 2018

We had a great tour from a well-informed guide. We were only two couples on the tour, both English speaking, so we were not a difficult group! The contents of the castle were very interesting and well explained and the whole event went very smoothly;...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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3 December 2018|
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Response from YTCHENG | Reviewed this property |
Opening hours in winter vary during normal and festive period. In general, it opens at 10 am but with guided tours at 11 am, 12 noon and 1 pm. Entrance fee for adult is Euro 6 per person.
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27 August 2018|
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Response from Michael S | Reviewed this property |
Nein aber man kann mit dem Auto hochfahren auch wenn Parkplätze sehr rar sind.
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17 April 2018|
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Response from Murmure6 | Reviewed this property |
There is a small touristic train that goes up the hill during the high (summer) season. It goes every hour. Departure is in city center (you cannot miss it).
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