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A leisurely 15-20min walk from the town centre up the hill to the castle. It looks impressive from the river but even more so once you're there and can see the thickness of the walls. It's on a massive scale in every sense of the...More
This castle is different from the others because it’s a ruin. You can go everywhere by yourself. You can touch most things. You can climb, wander, and imagine. Thus, it's kid-friendly. I enjoyed this castle for a different kind of experience. It was worth the...More
Rheinfels Castle is truly amazing place with unique historical atmosphere. The Buildings are left in their original ruined state, which is amazing for everybody, interested professionally or as a hobby in Medieval history and architecture. It's only one of the many castles on the hills...More
Very nice accommodations at this hotel however it was unusually warm (mid 80's) when we were there at the end of May and the rooms do not have air conditioning. To walk the grounds in the castle there is an additional cost as it's owned...More
We took a KD cruise from Bacharach to St. Goar and back. While in St. Goar, we decided to visit the castle. While just a ruins now, there is plenty of information about the history of the site to give you a good idea of...More
Huge castle,built in 1245,the mightiest fortresses in the Middle Rhine region in its time.
Although this proud fortress is in ruin mostly today still gives a good idea about its former glory.
A must see in the region
Admission 5 eur.parking on site 5 eur/hour.
Response from Bandeppa B | Reviewed this property |
If you have only 1 hour 25 mins then I strongly recommend to take car or taxi to reach up so that you can atleast spend 30-40 mins at the castle. Coming down is easy and faster will take 15 mins so you can chose to walk down... More
If you have only 1 hour 25 mins then I strongly recommend to take car or taxi to reach up so that you can atleast spend 30-40 mins at the castle. Coming down is easy and faster will take 15 mins so you can chose to walk down .
You can find taxi or cars to reach up there.