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Pretty spot

The Niederburg castle is actually a ruin but worth a visit. It‘s very affordable and very... read more

Reviewed 8 October 2018
Endeavour13
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Germany
via mobile
Nice castle ruine

Directly by the road, small entrance fee, limited information available (in Deutch), extensive... read more

Reviewed 6 July 2018
Joeri S
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Gistel, Belgium
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8 Oct 2018
“Pretty spot”
6 Jul 2018
“Nice castle ruine”
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Reviewed 8 October 2018 via mobile

The Niederburg castle is actually a ruin but worth a visit. It‘s very affordable and very interesting to walk within the walls and around the remains of the ancient castle. It does tell its own story. Quite romantic to be honest.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Endeavour13
Reviewed 6 July 2018

Directly by the road, small entrance fee, limited information available (in Deutch), extensive layout, nice views on the surroundings

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Joeri S
Reviewed 6 February 2017

The castle only has limited opening hours and can be closed when weather isn't good. It was closed when we were there. Nevertheless, we enjoyed the walk around the castle. From the parking lot, we walked up the Rittersteig. Because of the rainy weather, we...More

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank loesbrems
Reviewed 25 September 2016

Niederburg castle is very large and extensive in scope. I was worn out after a day of hiking and asorbing the historical past style of living and life struggles of the German people. The responsibility of the Castle owner to protect the village people that...More

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank Ethel1949
Reviewed 29 June 2016

We went every year during the medieval fair. It was fun dressing up and being with so many other people dressed in Period costumes.

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank soonerinjapan
Reviewed 1 January 2016

Our visit was in winter, and our view of it very similar to the picture. Fog swirled around it constantly changing the light and the atmosphere. Just beautiful!

Date of experience: December 2015
Thank VivienneR811
Reviewed 6 October 2015

We made 2 visits here at the castle..first to visit,at €2 its well worth the cost,and enjoy a very good slice of cake and a coffee...and visited again just for the cake as we passed here on one of many walking routes.

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank mrbusy
Reviewed 23 September 2015 via mobile

We went on a weekday while everyone was at work. It was wonderful to imagine what it must have been like back in the 900's. Go when it's not busy and it is a nice hour or two to spend.

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank CLRandolph
Reviewed 17 September 2015 via mobile

I very much enjoyed these castles. The scenery was stunning. Explanations on the different rooms of the castle made this trip more enjoyable.

Date of experience: May 2015
Thank christopherhalk
Reviewed 25 June 2015

This the the more ruins with the most remaining. There is an entrance fee to see it, it is €2 for adults, and €1 for kids over 4. English brochures for €0.50. Bathrooms are free and outside the Kasse office. There is also a small...More

Date of experience: June 2015
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