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Reichenstein Castle

Burgweg 23, 55413 Trechtingshausen, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
+49 4967 21961798
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Mix of partial ruins and restored grounds

We loved this! There were enough rooms renovated to make us envision ourselves living or visiting... read more

Reviewed 5 April 2017
sayshi2u
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Oxford, AL
via mobile
Beautiful Castle

We visited Reichenstein Castle because it was once owned by someone with my maiden name. We... read more

Reviewed 16 July 2016
5wholuvtotrip
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Salt Lake City, Utah
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Burgweg 23, 55413 Trechtingshausen, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
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Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

We loved this! There were enough rooms renovated to make us envision ourselves living or visiting here centuries before, but enough ruins to imagine what it might have looked like. The tower had amazing views! And there is a drawbridge!!

Thank sayshi2u
Reviewed 16 July 2016 via mobile

We visited Reichenstein Castle because it was once owned by someone with my maiden name. We thought it would be a fun castle to visit for that reason. We enjoyed the grounds and inside of the castle. The interior is quite beautiful. There's a lot...More

1  Thank 5wholuvtotrip
Reviewed 7 July 2016

Although not as 'old' as I usually prefer, the castle was gorgeous and beautifully maintained. 5 euro to tour on your own. A slight uphill walk from the town of Bingen. They allow photos. Some of the castles do not. The view of the Rhine...More

Thank aprilneo
Reviewed 27 April 2016

This old castle is in superb condition - the museum is located in the main castle residence over 3 stories of exhibits. Expect to spend at least an hour exploring the place, it will be of interest to anyone interested in 17-18th Century living &...More

2  Thank ComunicationComando
Reviewed 28 March 2016

Very nice castle located above the Rhine river, the outside walls and buildings are well renovated. The inside is somewhat too much renovated for my taste. It was done in the 19th century and is not matching as well the outside. Large collection of game...More

Thank f_jolles
Reviewed 16 December 2015

While on our Vantage River Cruise, we sailed by this castle on the Rhine River near the village of Trechtingshausen. From our vantage point we definitely had a great view of this castle sitting high above the river. I had to find out a bit...More

Thank Anne M
Reviewed 31 August 2015

Worth cable car ride. Not scary we were lucky enough to have a choir entertaining at top. Lovely view of surroundings.

Thank marilyn j
Reviewed 22 July 2015

I really enjoyed this castle! Visited on a Thursday afternoon, so there weren't many people there. It's quite picturesque and well-maintained. You can pretty much go wherever you want on the castle grounds and take pictures of anything. Climbing to the top of one of...More

3  Thank Stefan G
Reviewed 30 May 2015

worth a visit. Good restaurant with stunning views. Castle is interesting with fabulous garden. A bit of a hike up but worth the effort,

Thank Mike K
Reviewed 13 May 2015

This castle was amazing! We all agreed that it will become a very popular stop off in the Rhine region now that there is a fantastic restaurant in place and a lot of restoration has taken place. It's completely worth a stop! I'm SO happy...More

5  Thank Florida.Girl.2006
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