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A Good day outing for sunny weather!!!

This place is just beside the town of Singen in Swabian Alb region. Easily accessible by car as... read more

Reviewed 23 June 2018
hisscaredbrain
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Germany
The long climb

First a warning - it's a long steep climb from car park/ticket office (about 1km) and when you do... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2017
nnmercman
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Camberley, United Kingdom
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Auf dem Hohentwiel 2a, 78224 Singen, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
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Reviewed 23 June 2018

This place is just beside the town of Singen in Swabian Alb region. Easily accessible by car as well as public transport. There is a convenient car park at the foot hills followed by engaging walk up to the table top hill. There are ruins...More

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Reviewed 28 August 2017

First a warning - it's a long steep climb from car park/ticket office (about 1km) and when you do reach the actual fortrification entrance it's an even steeper climb mainly over cobbled stones so care needs to be taken and sensible shoes worn - especially...More

2  Thank nnmercman
Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

Hohentwiel is a small town off the Swiss border, close to lake Konstanz. The main attraction has to be the remains of a castle sitting at the top a hill, which is an extinct volcano. Plenty of bars but good food choices is rather limited.

Thank Elizabeth Z
Reviewed 28 May 2017

it was all worth it! The climb up the steep path towards the castle/ fortress. The view was amazing!! the cobble stones walk way are slippery, wear good tracking shoes, bring water. its a great activity to do with family or love ones. it could...More

1  Thank Qjoycelyn7
Reviewed 25 May 2017

Great outdoors activity on a nice day. Quite some climb, so bring good shoes. The downloadable audio guide is not worth much.

Thank DaKe72
Reviewed 8 March 2017

The view at the top was fantastic. We saw the Swiss, German and Austrian Alps. The Boden see was in fog. Great experience.

1  Thank Jim0
Reviewed 17 February 2017

It is extinct volcano overlooking the city.From the bottom to the top, there are about 250 m difference, When the climb, followed prize in the form of magnificent views.

1  Thank Dusan K
Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

Worth the short but steep hike! The views are spectacular. We grabbed a hot coffee and lunch at the Hotel Restaurant at the base of the hill before leaving! Great way to warm up.

1  Thank Veronica K
Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

I find it very fascinating. Good views and atmosphere. Inside the Hohentwiel, there is nothing to buy, be prepared! It needs about 1.5-2 hours. Free parking place is available.

2  Thank Zed R
Reviewed 22 September 2016

We've been up to the ruin many times, and will go many more. The old walls are simply amassing. The walk up is great and the views over Singen and to lake are spectacular. I

1  Thank RaymondRoesti
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