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Burg Teck

Teckstr. 100 | Owen / Teck, 73277 Esslingen am Neckar, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
+49 7021 55208
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Parked the car as far up the hill as we could ....at Hornle. From there,it's quite a steep 30... read more

Reviewed 15 June 2017
dossy1
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
To see a castle? No. For a good workout? Yes

I was really expecting more from Berg Teck. It is a long and fairly strenuous hike from the... read more

Reviewed 28 March 2017
Karen H
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“castle ruins” (2 reviews)
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Teckstr. 100 | Owen / Teck, 73277 Esslingen am Neckar, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
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Reviewed 15 June 2017

Parked the car as far up the hill as we could ....at Hornle. From there,it's quite a steep 30 minutes walk up through the wood to the castle. Not a great deal there, but certainly marvellous views of the surrounding countryside. Also there is a...More

Thank dossy1
Reviewed 28 March 2017 via mobile

I was really expecting more from Berg Teck. It is a long and fairly strenuous hike from the parking lot. At the summit, you will find the ruins of the castle with bathrooms and food. You can pay 0.50 Euro to go up into the...More

Thank Karen H
Reviewed 28 December 2016

This had been a central part of the long history of the city. A city originally important to the Romans who had settled here because of the river, had had several transformations over the years. It was a delight to be able to see how...More

Thank Steve Y
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Burg Tech has a beautiful view. Worth the walk. spectacular scenes and a beautiful park at the top of the hill. Grand staircase with 380 steps.

Thank Vinicius T
Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

Ok, other reviews mentioned how steep it was. Thank you. It was super steep, not well marked, unlit, narrow, deteriorating rocky slippery path with fabulous views. We weren't sure for awhile if we took the right path up. If you are facing the direction of...More

Thank akarchaske
Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

Our friend brought us to Esslingen from Stuttgart. It was well worth the climb up all the stairs. Great exercise and a rewarding view.

Thank Machmi67
Reviewed 15 May 2016

Burk Teck is an old medieval castle that has been converted into a hostel and restaurant / snack bar. While I could take off points from it because there is not a ton of historical information about it (no tours, etc.), and it is more...More

2  Thank SusanEasterly
Reviewed 22 December 2015

It can get tiring if you are motivated to move. It was fun, and the views are great once you are at the top!

1  Thank Winter F
Reviewed 8 October 2014

This is a wonderful natural park surrounding the ruins of Burg Teck. You can not drive up to the castle and must park about 1 km away and take a lovely, uphill stroll to the castle grounds. You can park at a variety of points...More

Thank CindySanzotta
Reviewed 9 October 2012

it is a very nice destination. You can visit the church first and then continue towards the Burg Teck by the steep stairs or the stoned pathway. I took the stairs for climbing and came back by the other way, so enjoyed both the ways..its...More

2  Thank aarjumathew
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