Imposing location with interesting history. Local guide was very knowledgeable and spoke good English. Could be a difficult climb for some over uneven ground. Reasonable cafe and facilities.
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Limited tour of this excellent example of a restored Rhine Valley castle, quite expensive considering how quick the tour was, a 50 minute guided for 7euro pp, you are not allowed to explore the castle without a guide. No warning of the difficult access and...More
My wife and I took the 45 minute tour and will not soon forget about this castle. To reach it from the parking lot, you can climb the 100 yards or so of stairs (with guardrail) or walk along the road. Then, the "fun" begins----the...More
if you have trouble on uneven ground, this place is not for you. But...if you visit, you will get a glimpse of 13th century life. Wonder how many people it took to bring up an entire meal to the dining room on one table. Also...More
The castle is likely a nice castle. However, visitors should be aware that almost none of the castle is open unless you pay for a 1 hour guided tour. Not too expensive--but if you aren't going to pay for the tour, then I'd recommend you...More
A very special trip for our 40th Wedding Anniversary ! Every moment in the ship was magical and was beyond our expectations ! Already looking forward to another cruise one day in the future.
The 13th century castle has been standing up on the top of hill, overlook the Rhine. You can see the castle from far away, also can visit it through each room, from bedroom, dining room, kitchen, torture chamber, black smith workshop, and Knight armoires.
Forget all the romantic movies about castles and ladies in flowing gowns. The tour of Marksburg Castle takes you to the real Middle Ages. The tour was fantastic. The castle consists of several parts joined by twisting passageways and narrow stone staircases, in which no...More