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Address: Neuffen, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
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+49 7025 2206
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Stunning views of the Neckar Valey

This is a well-preserved castle with some recent historical significance. It provides stunning views of the Neckar Valley and on sunny days you can watch the hang-gliders soar... read more

Reviewed 21 April 2016
Steve D
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Boston, Massachusetts
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Saint Louis, Missouri
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8 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 24 October 2016

Fairly aggressive trek up to the castle from the closest parking area. Some cafe and restaurant opportunities inside the grounds. Very nice vistas on all sides. Not much protection from the weather unless you're inside the restaurant. Very small as castles go, primarily a ruin.

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Thank William D
Boston, Massachusetts
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59 reviews
28 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 April 2016

This is a well-preserved castle with some recent historical significance. It provides stunning views of the Neckar Valley and on sunny days you can watch the hang-gliders soar from the nearby cliffs. There's a very good restaurant within the castle, as well as a little Imbiss stand if you're just looking for a snack. Bring a picnic basket and spend... More 

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Boblingen, Germany
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21 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 October 2015

The castle ruins have been partially restored. The restaurant has good food. They also have occasional medieval dinners with entertainment.

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Thank Loren Martin P
Greater London, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 September 2015

Hohenneuffen offers restaurant and refreshment facilities in a restored castle ruin approximately 45 minutes from Stuttgart Airport. Have had dinner and attended a wedding reception there. Excellent service and high culinary standard, particularly local Swabian specialities and local wines . Access can be a challenge as this involves a 15 minute steep walk up from the woodland car park below... More 

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2 Thank Gerald H
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70 reviews
30 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 99 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 September 2015 via mobile

It's about 25 minutes, all uphill but worth the effort for the spectacular views over Nagold. The path is well marked and easy underfoot but the slope may be a challenge - just take your time. There was a pre-school grip ahead of us, some pushing prams and they were doing OK. Don't forget to take your camera!

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1 Thank Karen E
Evesham, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 June 2015

You approach the castle from the woods on one side and walk roe about 20 mins from the car park - quite a bit of it uphill (hope you're reasonably fit). That means you won't get a sense of how the castle perches on the hill overlooking a large valley. The view will take your breath away - from vinyards... More 

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4 Thank davyq711
Stuttgart
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11 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 June 2015

We hiked from below the ruins in a wide circle that included the castle as a mid-way point. It was a Sunday, there were falcon shows at the castle for a fee. There were two beer gardens and a sit down restaurant. The food at the beer gardens was simple and reasonably priced. The sit down restaurant was much more... More 

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Thank Heidib16
St Helens, United Kingdom
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482 reviews
332 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 225 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 May 2015

Sitting atop mount... something, this marvellous example of medieval workmanship can be seen from miles around. Sited about 40-mins drive from Stuttgart, you can reach about 400 metres from the entrance. Even then, it is a steep climb to the actual entrance. However, once you are there it is a massively impressive place to visit, with spectacular views of the... More 

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Thank Chris S
San Francisco, California
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54 reviews
26 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 August 2014

This imposing structure can be seen up on the mountain top from all over the region, but it's not hard to get there and the walk up to it along a wide paved path through the woods is not long though steel at times. The ruin itself is fun to run around, the views are incredible, the history is interesting... More 

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Thank UniversalTourist
Denver
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204 reviews
68 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 104 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 June 2014

This is a nice walk for all ages and a wonderful place to take in the scenery while enjoying a cold beer, wurst and pommes with ketchup and mayo. The paragliders and gliders dropped by a plane were numerous. We also enjoyed the falconry show that was a special event of the day.

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