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Schauenburg

Burgstr., 77704 Oberkirch, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
+49-0-7802-2253
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Gorgeous spot - lovely views

Up on the top of a hill with beautiful views. Free to access and a very nice restaurant very close... read more

Reviewed 12 September 2016
Anna C
Oberkirch

Love this off the beaten path castle. They had a camera there where you could take a selfie and... read more

Reviewed 15 February 2016
Karyn V
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12 Sep 2016
“Gorgeous spot - lovely views”
14 Feb 2016
“Oberkirch”
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Burgstr., 77704 Oberkirch, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
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+49-0-7802-2253
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Reviewed 12 September 2016

Up on the top of a hill with beautiful views. Free to access and a very nice restaurant very close by.

Thank Anna C
Reviewed 15 February 2016 via mobile

Love this off the beaten path castle. They had a camera there where you could take a selfie and retrieve it on line. Visited several times and rarely see anyone else up there. It,is beautifully lit,at nighr from charming Oberkirch, Germany.

Thank Karyn V
Reviewed 12 December 2015 via mobile

We walked from the town of Oberkirch up to the castle ruins. It is approximately a 1 1/2 mile walk each way with it obviously being an easier walk on the way back! The castle was built in 1050 and it is really amazing that...More

Thank ToriBarry
Reviewed 8 November 2015 via mobile

I parked my car near the stadt garden and walked up through residential neighborhoods to the ruin. The reviews here are right that the view is magnificent. The walk was uphill approaching it but enjoyable and not too long. I am not sure if it...More

Thank KARW40
Reviewed 5 October 2015 via mobile

Nice view thats a few minutes from the parkplace and a priceless view . In sommer you have nice sitting place and view of the whole town. People with electric Cars can charge too their cars at the priceless parkplace

Thank swits k
Reviewed 27 September 2015

it's a pop-in, short stop kind of place; it's cool. it's a ruins so no entrance fee and few people. it's like the only thing to do in the area, but it has some character. you could spend an hour there, maybe more if you...More

1  Thank JerrodKowalski
Reviewed 16 June 2015 via mobile

I visited these ruins in June. I had the place to myself. The views are breath taking. I found the ruins to be very interesting. The place is free and is not well documented. I would suggest researching it prior to coming to have the...More

1  Thank TripPhotographer
Reviewed 21 August 2014

I walked the 2 km from Oberkirch station on a warm August afternoon, and it was definitely worth the uphill climb. The scenery on the way, of vineyards, orchards and lovely homes and gardens, along with patches of cool forest, makes it interesting. Even with...More

1  Thank leon1953
Reviewed 20 August 2013

Ruined castle, it's a long way up a very winding and narrow road and you have to park considerably far below the actual castle. We admired it from the car park and then drove down again.

1  Thank Afterbrunel
Reviewed 19 August 2013

We parked in Oberkirch on the main street and walked here - after finding a hiking path. Definitely worth it - the ruins of the 1000 year old castle stir the imagination, and the restaurant beside it is lovely with great food and service.

1  Thank Stewsview
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