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We walked from town to the castle and probably an 8-10km round walk. Up hill to the castle is a... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Stephen T
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Great views and fun ruins to climb around

This was much better than we expected, especially for free. You have to be careful but the stairs... read more

Reviewed May 21, 2018
Holly Springs, North Carolina
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Alter Schlossweg 10, 76532, Baden-Baden, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We walked from town to the castle and probably an 8-10km round walk. Up hill to the castle is a challenge and recommend hiking boots. I am 55 years old and unfit, but made the trip. Well worth it. Original old castle that will amaze...More

1  Thank Stephen T
Reviewed May 21, 2018 via mobile

This was much better than we expected, especially for free. You have to be careful but the stairs have railings. They are repairing parts of the castle but it is still charming. The views are outstanding. Follow the signs for Alte Schloss. There is a...More

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Reviewed April 30, 2018 via mobile

This is a great sight to visit free of charge if you have a car or are a keen hiker. The castle is free and the trails behind it lead to a great lookout point over the whole valley. Unfortunately they are currently renovating the...More

1  Thank 421Traveler_123
Reviewed December 31, 2017

We hiked here with our two dogs from the town below. It took about an hour to get to the top and was about a few miles round trip. The castle is open to the public free of charge. There are some great views within...More

Thank Russ S
Reviewed November 9, 2017

We head up here quite regularly, it's a cool old fort, plenty of battlements to roam and the views are second to none! I'd recommend going in the months when the whole thing is open: in the winter months they close off most of the...More

1  Thank when-V-and-I
Reviewed November 3, 2017

Me and my friend started hiking in the afternoon from a park behind caracalla therme after hiking for 2hrs (around).We reached Schloss Hohenbaden in Baden-Baden.We climbed up to the top of the schloss where they have baden-baden flag :) .It was a bright sunny day....More

1  Thank RubyS1105
Reviewed October 26, 2017 via mobile

I have been to this monument of a wonderful ruined castle back in July as we walked through the forest on a 4 hour walk with a local German friend and biker himself. Also back in August 2016 we rode the twisty narrow roads here...More

Thank Wil H
Reviewed October 1, 2017

Old castle ruins. Started walking that park behind the Caracalla Spa.It was a beautiful day and a 48min walk,so we rested now and then on the benches we found on the way.It was really worth the walk as the views from up there were breathtaking!!.One...More

Thank doreen a
Reviewed August 28, 2017

started on the hiking path with some good signage but along the way we came to a junction with 5 forks (one was the one we came up). not having a clue where to go we decided that up was a good choice. so off...More

Thank joemontana16
Reviewed July 30, 2017 via mobile

We walked up from Baden Baden, took us around 40 minutes, we went part road and part off road - I'd recommend going off road from the start if you can, we where not to sure where the woodland paths would take us, but the...More

Thank Charlotte B
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