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A superb afternoon

A family favourite. The car park is of interest in its own right as next door to an organic farm... read more

Reviewed 12 December 2017
sue s
via mobile
A well preserved ruin with a great view

So during my last week of my exchange year to Germany I went here with friends. The weather was... read more

Reviewed 29 March 2017
Olav H
Stockholm, Sweden
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11 Dec 2017
“A superb afternoon”
28 Mar 2017
“A well preserved ruin with a great view”
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Burgweg, Emmendingen, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
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Reviewed 12 December 2017 via mobile

A family favourite. The car park is of interest in its own right as next door to an organic farm where you can (very) fresh milk, cheese and bacon and also wander round (to a degree). For non disabled drivers it is far and low...More

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Reviewed 29 March 2017

So during my last week of my exchange year to Germany I went here with friends. The weather was perfect even though it was only march. The castle is very well preserved and offers a nice time discovering new parts of the old castle. There...More

Thank Olav H
Reviewed 18 October 2016

The biggest and best-kept castle in Breisgau! Near Emmendingen, between the villages of Windenreute and Sexau.

Thank Paul L
Reviewed 18 October 2016

The ruin hochburg is amazingly open and natural. There is no entry fee. You can park in the farm opposite and then have to walk up a hill through an orchard. The ruin is perched on the top of a hill and waiting to be...More

1  Thank springburo
Reviewed 3 August 2016

It was very interesting to visit the ruins of this castle, that probably was very impressive in the past. at the moment the ruins are in a stage of reconstruction which makes it a bit less attractive. I'm sure that when they will finish with...More

1  Thank Yair K
Reviewed 12 July 2016

It is well preserved, there are signs to explain what it was each place and the view is very nice! If you are passing by it is really worth it to stop for a visit!

Thank Daniela O
Reviewed 5 July 2016 via mobile

I didn't know there is the big ruin that very close to me (im living in Freiburg), indeed it was the second biggest castle in Baden Wurtemberg. The left is walls with big windows but still impressive. Walking through the stone walls and imagining about...More

1  Thank Thuong L
Reviewed 22 January 2016 via mobile

This place is amazing. . Very good condition and is very old ... Very good ideas for helth. For children and adults. . For wolk and ran. .. For all people.

3  Thank Snezana P
Reviewed 29 September 2015 via mobile

This is a ruin of what must have been a pretty huge and impressive castle in its heydays. The kids loved to roam around and we adults enjoyed learning about its history and the gorgeous view! It seems it's just starting to be actively cared...More

Thank ReiseB
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