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Rheinfels Castle

56329 Sankt Goar, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
+49 6741 7753
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US$ 39.24*
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KD Rhine Pass from Mainz
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US$ 39.42*
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KD Rhine Pass from Koblenz
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56329 Sankt Goar, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
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1 - 10 of 258 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

Amazing photo shot place, you can visit the ruins, small town Sankt Goar and Rhein river is under your feet, worth to visit

Thank meltem e
Reviewed 3 days ago

The Castle is well worth a visit. Just make shore you have good footwear on as it is uneven inside.You can get good views from here over the river.

Thank 1954laurence
Reviewed 1 week ago

Drove down from Boppard for the day. Walked up from the parking area near the marina (north end of town). Walk is not great, poorly maintained. Steep but really manageable. The castle was pretty impressive. Huge and you really get the sense of the total...More

Thank JHaakRI
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The castle is interesting and well preserved. The hotel is nice. I recommend getting a room on the back side instead of a river view. Although the river view room is beautiful a train runs on that side of the hotel. In the summer you...More

Thank scottrschroeder
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

So, yes, this castle, once the most powerful on the Rhine River, is mostly in ruins, and even the ruins are but a small portion of the extent of the castle in Medieval times, but it still fun to roam through the place, and if...More

Thank pathfinndr
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My son and I did a quick walk-through of Rheinfels during our few days on the Rhine this summer. We had a great time exploring the many stair cases, ramparts, towers, and ruins. Kind of wished their were more signs in English to get a...More

Thank GorospeL
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went here because of a Rick Steve's Germany guidebook review which said the dark tunnels under this castle could be explored via a self guided tour. This is no longer the case--the tunnels are closed permanently. About half the remaining castle is by guided...More

3  Thank 619Jen
Reviewed 20 July 2017

Ruins of a castle on a mountain by the river. Very beautiful sight from every angle. There is a small museum inside and a good restaurant, which is part of the hotel just beside the ruins.

1  Thank Andre F
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

Pleasant surprise. We were not expecting much, but it was a very interesting stop. It would not have been as enjoyable without a guide that came with admission...7 euros I believe. Bring good walking shoes. Great views along with the long history of the castle....More

Thank tlccorkmaster
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

We took in the castle this afternoon and it was beautiful and old. During a tour it was explained that this castle held off Napoleon and many other would-be conquerors . It is too bad that much of the original castle was destroyed by the...More

Thank Callbob1
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