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Burg zu Burghausen

Burghausen, Bavaria, Germany
+49 8677 887140
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It's a very long castle

Claims to be the longest castle in Europe & I tend to believe them. But most of it is like walking... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
mnementh20
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Taunton, United Kingdom
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Nice

Nice to visit the whole small city of Burghausen. Carrying so much history behind it. The burg... read more

Reviewed March 18, 2018
AzadAjay
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Burghausen, Bavaria, Germany
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Claims to be the longest castle in Europe & I tend to believe them. But most of it is like walking through a walled village, rather than a castle. Most of it is free to roam except the buildings at the end which require tickets...More

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Reviewed March 18, 2018

Nice to visit the whole small city of Burghausen. Carrying so much history behind it. The burg again represents lots of history and its importance in the former time

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Reviewed March 3, 2018 via mobile

An absolute must if ever you are visiting this Bavarian region... consisting of 3 distinct fortifications... the view is awesome. Situated on the Austrian border, you can easily reach Salzburg within 30 minutes by car...

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Reviewed March 1, 2018 via mobile

Such a beautifully created piece of architecture. Was very cold however there was a stunning coffe shop that had bad service but warm coffee!

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Reviewed October 9, 2017

This was a fortress castle built with moats and views across the river into Austria. This is the opposite experience of the gold gilded pleasure castles. This old castle is free to walk with beautiful views and a lovely place to have lunch. It's considered...More

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Reviewed August 20, 2017

Situated high on the ridge above Burghausen, Lower Bavaria, Germany is the world's longest castle, which is made up of a series gates, towers, churches, myriad structures, and a castle at the tip that forms a number of courtyards and runs for about 1 km....More

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Reviewed July 21, 2017

This is a fabulous castle, running along a ridge above the town. it can be reached by a couple of different paths, both rather steep. Once you're up top, you can wander through a quiet stretch with some great views, toward to main bastion at...More

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Reviewed July 8, 2017 via mobile

We stayed kinda next to the castle while we were in burghausen. it's nice to look at it from the town centre but it's even nicer to walk up there, explore the castle and enjoy the view. there are a few different ways to walk...More

Thank Elli G
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Reviewed June 7, 2017 via mobile

I thought this would be admission to another castle but It wasn't! You park your car then you walk quite a ways To get to the castle part...hence the advertised "longest Castle in the world". You have to walk through many Courtyards to finally get...More

Thank Picky_1_Traveller
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Reviewed June 3, 2017 via mobile

For the umteenth time, I walked through the several courtyards, into the mediaeval keep. I enjoy it every time; history seems to jump out of every stone.

Thank Sue S
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