We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

“Nice tour”

Burg Meersburg Castle
Certificate of Excellence
More attraction details
Attraction details
Owner description: Nearly 1,500 years old, this medieval castle has been well-preserved and remains open to visitors.
Sao Paulo, SP
Level Contributor
53 reviews
26 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
“Nice tour”
Reviewed 26 June 2014

Well preserved middle age castle. the view from castle balcony is amazing.
Tickets are a bit expensive but... save some 40 minutes to visit the interior and some 15 minutes for pictures from balcony.

Visited June 2014
Helpful?
Thank Alberto M
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Write a Review

470 reviews from our community

Visitor rating
    260
    170
    32
    7
    1
Date | Rating
  • Chinese (Traditional) first
  • Chinese (Simplified) first
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Norwegian first
  • Polish first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
  • Turkish first
  • Any
English first
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Level Contributor
115 reviews
45 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
“not only the castle ....”
Reviewed 1 June 2014

When you visit Meersburg, you will not miss the beautiful castle right on top of a hill. Other then visiting the castle, you can also enjoy walking through the shops along the Lake of Constance. There many bar, cafe and souvenir shops. It is very interesting and relaxing.

Visited May 2014
Helpful?
Thank JUNELAUSC
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Devon, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
68 reviews
27 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 106 helpful votes
“Really lovely old castle!”
Reviewed 24 May 2014

We visited this with English friends of ours who had come over from Munich.
It's worth taking the guided tour to the top of the tower. Even though the guide gives the commentary in German, as expected, there's lots to see, including a fearsomely deep well, and some creepy staircases. The view from the top is spectacular across Meersburg and Lake Konstanz (Bodensee).
The castle itself is amazing, with a surprise round every corner.
Don't miss this castle, it's certainly one of the best we have been to anywhere in Europe, and some of our UK castle tour organisers should take on board that the cost of entry was worth every euro, unlike many in the UK which are a complete ripoff! Families with children will love it. Lots of spots to jump out and terrify Mum and Dad :-)
We missed the torture chambers which was a pity.......I was going to experiment on my wife !!

Visited May 2014
Helpful?
3 Thank gotthetshirtExeterUK
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Bunbury, Australia
Level Contributor
117 reviews
76 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
“Interesting Visit - Meersberg Castle”
Reviewed 9 May 2014

Went for a drive to Meersberg to have lunch & a look around. Did a self guide tour of the castle which it was well set up for. Just walked through at a leisurely pace, found the castle's history and age very interesting. Very well worn floorboards. Had coffee in the cafe at end of tour. Definitely worth a visit. Found the town also very interesting great location on a nice day to have a beer over looking the lake.

Visited May 2014
Helpful?
Thank Geoff T
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Geneva
Level Contributor
347 reviews
21 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 148 helpful votes
“interesting enough”
Reviewed 30 April 2014

Didn't find it particularly informative, but something you do when you are visiting Meersburg. If you happen to have a sunny day you can grab a drink on the terrace with views over the lake. You can purchase a ticket at the entrance for E2 and just have a drink or eat in the coffee shop, the money is deducted from the bill.

Visited April 2014
Helpful?
Thank Ian S
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC

Travellers who viewed Burg Meersburg Castle also viewed

Meersburg (Bodensee), Baden-Wurttemberg
Meersburg (Bodensee), Baden-Wurttemberg
 
Meersburg (Bodensee), Baden-Wurttemberg
Meersburg (Bodensee), Baden-Wurttemberg
 

Been to Burg Meersburg Castle? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing