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A hot days climb

excellent views from the castle that show why it was built to protect against invaders from the... read more

Reviewed 14 September 2018
Gland, Switzerland
Hainburg Castle

Love the hike in the spring summer and fall. One has to be careful in the winter it because it gets... read more

Reviewed 5 July 2018
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Reviewed 14 September 2018

excellent views from the castle that show why it was built to protect against invaders from the east.

Thank mike_3579
Reviewed 5 July 2018 via mobile

Love the hike in the spring summer and fall. One has to be careful in the winter it because it gets really icy. The real ones are absolutely beautiful as well as the view. There is free parking right in town across from the shopping...More

Thank JenniferS2566
Reviewed 3 July 2018

It's quite a climb up to this castle from the town. There are several routes but they are all steep. The casle remains are reasonably well preserved and very photogenic. The views from the top are magnificent and make the climb worthwhile. (Hint:- If you...More

Reviewed 10 April 2018 via mobile

Just 20mins from Bratislava to this beautiful little austrian town. Maybe 20 mins walk up to the castle was worth it. Everywhere was clean with brilliant view. Also great for chill and picnic but no fire. Benches all over on the road up. Definitely coming...More

Thank KatkaM76
Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

This place is a ruin of old castle on the hill in the middle of medieval town Hainburg an der Donau. It had 2 entry points - one longer with much more walking from the parking lot near Penny Markt (side from city center/river) and...More

1  Thank Viliam H
Reviewed 31 December 2017

WOW! Hainburger Schlossberg in Austria.... just across the border from Bratislava, Slovakia. I climbed this hill to see the shell of this ancient and empty castle. For about an hour, it was just me and this castle! Just the two of us! I sat and...More

Thank ShanOC
Reviewed 27 October 2017

Wonderful how the small towns in Europe have historic features right in town. And the town has done a great job of preservation and using it to highlight the town's history. Worth a stop

Thank 751martyk
Reviewed 15 October 2017

The view from the top is fantastic and well worth the walk if you're fit enough. The castle is interesting and has a long history, but it is a ruin so is limited as to what you will see. Still well worth the walk up...More

1  Thank Melissa S
Reviewed 21 September 2017

We stopped here during our bike ride to Schloss Hof for a little meal break and pit stop and briefly toured the grounds. Would have been nice to be able to stay a bit longer but enjoyed what we had time to see.

Thank Michael M
Reviewed 20 August 2017

It's quite a walk to get there but the view is spectacular. The castle itself is stunning when considering it's history.

Thank Christian N
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