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Burgruine Hardenburg

Schlossberg, 67098 Bad Durkheim, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
+49 6322 7530
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Nice view

The ruins are easily accessible and we were well received in the reception. The view is amazing and... read more

Reviewed 19 December 2016
Natalia N
via mobile
Reaching Back in Time

Although this is a castle ruin it is a great place to explore, but be prepared for a 15 minute walk... read more

Reviewed 1 November 2016
Adela F
via mobile
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Schlossberg, 67098 Bad Durkheim, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
+49 6322 7530
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Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

The ruins are easily accessible and we were well received in the reception. The view is amazing and you can have access to all the places inside the ruins.

Thank Natalia N
Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

Although this is a castle ruin it is a great place to explore, but be prepared for a 15 minute walk up a fairly steep hill. The entrance fee was inexpensive and once inside you'll find various artifacts, such as the hilt of a sword,...More

Thank Adela F
Reviewed 3 August 2016

Take your time and detour to see this beautiful castle - so well maintained, with a fantastic self-guided tour that we did around all the buildings. If only all tourist sites can be like this!

Thank Travel_realist
Reviewed 10 July 2016 via mobile

Just west of the famous Deutsch wine street, this castle is a great way to spend a couple hours on a nice day. Park at the hotel and guest house and walk up. There is a new museum, helpful English speaking staff, and literature about...More

1  Thank drgaines
Reviewed 19 June 2016 via mobile

It was fun visited this ruins. Although a lot is destroyed still there is a lot to see and you get a feeling how it was when peopke lived there. There is a good multimedia tour available with pictures and video of the reconstructed castle...More

1  Thank Bonjr
Reviewed 28 May 2016 via mobile

What a great experience this was! For €4 we spent an entire afternoon exploring the amazing castle grounds. Great features if you are into photography. Excellent for families with kids - plenty of room to run and explore. Spectacular views from the top.

Thank Theresa M
Reviewed 26 March 2016 via mobile

4€ gets you entrance to the grounds and the small museum. Most of the displays are in German but the staff are very helpful and willing to answer questions. When you get your tickets there are visitors guides in multiple languages. There are lots of...More

1  Thank Kirsten K
Reviewed 3 February 2016

This was a spur-of-the-moment trip, but the website made the castle look interesting. There is a small museum with friendly staff at the entrance, and after you rent your audioguide, you can walk the castle grounds by yourself. There are stairs to climb, Kellers to...More

Thank Ramblassador
Reviewed 23 August 2015

spectacular castle ruins with good info and recreations of what it might have looked like. A truly commanding fortification in a beautiful valley

Thank cricketfanBB
Reviewed 29 July 2015

Nice place to visit while touring arround, it s a little walk to get up there so you do need some condition to do that. There are also so me stairs you need to climb but the view is great.

Thank Tbirdt-bird444
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