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Nice autumn (fall) hike

We took a hike up the hill in the fall. There were a lot of other people hiking around, so it's... read more

Reviewed 23 February 2018
christene r
A nice walk with a worth seeing destination for the whole familie

You can drive with your car to a parking place about two Km under the Burg Teck and here you will... read more

Reviewed 20 August 2017
Kirchheim unter Teck, Germany
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Teckstr. 100 | Owen / Teck, 73277 Esslingen am Neckar, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
+49 7021 55208
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Reviewed 5 May 2018

The walk to the castle is nice and as a hiker you can reach the same speed as mountainbikers. So to say a steep climb. The vistas are really beautiful. At a certain moment the gliders came over very low! One warning: don't eat in...More

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Reviewed 23 February 2018

We took a hike up the hill in the fall. There were a lot of other people hiking around, so it's pleasant to see other groups in the forest. It is a pretty steep hike (at least from where we started), but we're seasoned hikers...More

Thank christene r
Reviewed 20 August 2017

You can drive with your car to a parking place about two Km under the Burg Teck and here you will have a beautiful view over a nice landscape. Hobbypilots will start their modell- Sailing-aeroplanes from this place. Than you will start a walk up...More

2  Thank hans-hilmar
Reviewed 14 June 2017

Parked the car as far up the hill as we could ....at Hornle. From there,it's quite a steep 30 minutes walk up through the wood to the castle. Not a great deal there, but certainly marvellous views of the surrounding countryside. Also there is a...More

Thank dossy1
Reviewed 28 March 2017 via mobile

I was really expecting more from Berg Teck. It is a long and fairly strenuous hike from the parking lot. At the summit, you will find the ruins of the castle with bathrooms and food. You can pay 0.50 Euro to go up into the...More

Thank Karen H
Reviewed 28 December 2016

This had been a central part of the long history of the city. A city originally important to the Romans who had settled here because of the river, had had several transformations over the years. It was a delight to be able to see how...More

Thank Steve Y
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Burg Tech has a beautiful view. Worth the walk. spectacular scenes and a beautiful park at the top of the hill. Grand staircase with 380 steps.

Thank Vinicius T
Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

Ok, other reviews mentioned how steep it was. Thank you. It was super steep, not well marked, unlit, narrow, deteriorating rocky slippery path with fabulous views. We weren't sure for awhile if we took the right path up. If you are facing the direction of...More

Thank akarchaske
Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

Our friend brought us to Esslingen from Stuttgart. It was well worth the climb up all the stairs. Great exercise and a rewarding view.

Thank Machmi67
Reviewed 15 May 2016

Burk Teck is an old medieval castle that has been converted into a hostel and restaurant / snack bar. While I could take off points from it because there is not a ton of historical information about it (no tours, etc.), and it is more...More

2  Thank SusanEasterly
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