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Trifels Castle

Burg Trifels, 76855 Annweiler am Trifels, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
+49 4906 3468470
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just on the way and just beautiful

We have been on normal road and went from Pirmasens to Landay/Pfalz to avoid highways and passed... read more

Reviewed 29 October 2017
juergen p
Childhood Memories

On my trip to retrace some childhood steps (and memories) we went to Rhineland-Palatinate where I... read more

Reviewed 5 October 2017
Bangkok, Thailand
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
Burg Trifels, 76855 Annweiler am Trifels, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
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Reviewed 29 October 2017

We have been on normal road and went from Pirmasens to Landay/Pfalz to avoid highways and passed by.... my wife could not resist to fly her drone and we had great time at this beautiful place. Also we have been impressed by "trifelsruh", a very...More

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Reviewed 5 October 2017

On my trip to retrace some childhood steps (and memories) we went to Rhineland-Palatinate where I spent several summer vacations 40 years prior. One of my oldest memories was me visiting Trifels castle with my parents. So for old times’ sake I revisited the place....More

1  Thank Traveller87987687
Reviewed 18 May 2017

We were traveling thru Germany and saw the signs for Trifels Castle and decided.. why not? It was a beautiful drive to the Castle... parking was adequate the day we were there. It's quite the hike up to the top. Neat ruins to discover. It...More

1  Thank Rhonda L
Reviewed 22 March 2017

What a hike. There is no easy way to visit Trefles Castle but to walk and climb the steep footpath from the valley below. After the exhausting climb we reached the Castle. We learnt all about it’s historic past and the fact that Richard the...More

Thank Jennifer259
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

Nice brisk walk to the castle. Even though it will not open till late February the scenery was breathtaking and the photos endless. A great day to spend with my husband and get out and enjoy sunshine

Thank Kandi W
Reviewed 4 November 2016

An interesting castle where Richard the Lionheart was once held. More than half was rebuilt and added in the 19th and 20th century, but very much in style of the original. From the top you have a magnificent view of the surroundings and in one...More

Thank tripper40
Reviewed 31 October 2016

We went to visit this place because King Richard the lionhearted was imprisoned here in 1193 and being an enthusiast on the subject I had to see the place. However I thought information on the topic was sadly lacking. We could not even find out...More

1  Thank Roopkatha
Reviewed 13 August 2016

This was a nice restored castle. Not too terrible of a hike to the top. Beautiful scenery at the top. There are toilets at the top, but no food or beverage options. Admission to the castle as well both the hotel restaurant and the little...More

3  Thank Wren315
Reviewed 3 August 2016

This castle is well-worth a stop to see the reconstruction and replicas. It's also great fun for kids with many corners and rooms to explore, while adults appreciate the views.

Thank Travel_realist
Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

A beautiful walk through the woods of pfalzelwald when you start on the parking by naturfreundehaus. It's easy, in the shade and only 3 kms slowly going up. Not steep. Wheelchairs can go closer on the next parking and it's all asphalt from there. Impressive...More

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Shane K
11 September 2017|
Response from Jonathan M | Reviewed this property |
4,50 Euro per adult
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16 August 2016|
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Response from Travel_realist | Reviewed this property |
Hi, according to their official guide they're open every day as per: Jan-Mar+Oct/Nov 9am-5pm Apr-Sep 9am-6pm Dec closed