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Burgruine

Burgweg, 61462 Konigstein im Taunus, Hesse, Germany
+49 6174 202251
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worth the visit !

The view from the fortress is really beautiful , if you lucky enough to have good weather you can... read more

Reviewed 15 April 2016
kar808
Worth a walk, better in the sunshine though

We did walk up to and around the castle. Whilst it is a great place to go and see, to be fair, it... read more

Reviewed 28 March 2016
Martin W
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Burgweg, 61462 Konigstein im Taunus, Hesse, Germany
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Reviewed 15 April 2016

The view from the fortress is really beautiful , if you lucky enough to have good weather you can see the skyline of frankfurt and also Großer Feldberg. Highly recommended !

Thank kar808
Reviewed 28 March 2016 via mobile

We did walk up to and around the castle. Whilst it is a great place to go and see, to be fair, it would be better in the sunshine. Cost is great at €3 each to get in, something English Heritage and National Trust could...More

1  Thank Martin W
Reviewed 28 January 2016

The ruin is visible from various parts of the town Königstein. It is located in walk distance from the town center and is it quiet easy to get there, whilst walking for a few minutes in the nature.

Thank FruhMi
Reviewed 25 October 2015

if you are staying at the nearby hotel, these ruins are a very short run away, if you make it all the way to the top it is a very nice spot to relax and if the weather is good has very nice views over...More

Thank pickwick1
Reviewed 10 June 2015 via mobile

Been here for few times. To go up is so tired but once u up you'll won't regret. Beautiful and stunning views all over to Frankfurt. Been here on Burg fest and I can tell u that was best party in my life. Wonder here...More

Thank Duje S
Reviewed 15 May 2015

Our son lives in Konigstein so we made plans to walk from their house to the castle. It was a clear day and the views from the top were awesome. We could see Frankfurt. The walk up to the tower is a challenge if you...More

Thank wwjd1947
Reviewed 2 November 2014 via mobile

We visited these ruins at around sunset. The castle itself is large and cavernous with a number of corridors to wander. Though I highly suggest bringing a flashlight, since while there appeared to be lights, they were not lit. The tower itself is fairly tall...More

Thank 197stevee
Reviewed 10 March 2014

I really liked the ruins.The view from the tower was spectacular.I highly recommend it if you are around Königstein.

1  Thank Andrei N
Reviewed 26 January 2014

We were offered a voucher that included a free visit to the ruin but it was closed, on a Saturday. A closed ruin! Why? Who steals rocks??

Thank Bruno F
Reviewed 7 August 2013

The castle ruins are kept very well - upgrades are in progress; festivities are held there, too. Climb the tower!

Thank globalnav
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