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Great ruins (for those castle likers)!

Having seen these ruins from across the valley many times (i.e. from where we live), we finally... read more

Reviewed 23 May 2016
PaddyLenka
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Canton of Basel, Switzerland
Great walk and easy trip from basel

Got the tram to Dornach from Basel and lovely scenic walk though a bit steep up past Gotheneum and... read more

Reviewed 28 July 2015
Liziow
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Isle of Wight, United Kingdom
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23 May 2016
“Great ruins (for those castle likers)!”
27 Jul 2015
“Great walk and easy trip from basel”
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Reviewed 23 May 2016

Having seen these ruins from across the valley many times (i.e. from where we live), we finally made a point to discover this. The ruins turned out to be as impressive as expected - with family-friendly facilities around, including bbq pits, etc. Also the site...More

1  Thank PaddyLenka
Reviewed 28 July 2015

Got the tram to Dornach from Basel and lovely scenic walk though a bit steep up past Gotheneum and surrounding architecture through someone's woodland to fabulous ruined castle with great views. A lovely day out

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Reviewed 19 February 2015

The Dorneck Castle is a good place to visit - you can admire the thick walls and from the top you have a wonderful view of the landscape, cities and towns, you can even see the far away mountains of Vosges (Vogesen) in Elsass (France)....More

Thank Bernhard M
Reviewed 7 September 2014

Schloss Dornach or Dorneck Castle is a vast ruin which has the potential to be a very interesting ruin. Not very well kept and without any signage to indicate the various areas and what they may be used for in the past. It was obviously...More

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