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Burg Eltz

Burg Eltz 1, 56294 Wierschem, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
+49 2672 950500
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Eltz Castle Tour from Frankfurt with Rhine River Dinner
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“shuttle bus” (99 reviews)
“english tour” (91 reviews)
“parking lot” (93 reviews)
Burg Eltz 1, 56294 Wierschem, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
+49 2672 950500
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Reviewed 3 days ago

The view from this castle is amazing, as well castle view from the forest. Some interesting art works inside. Try to visit on a sunny day for a better view.

Thank Mark D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This castle has been on my bucketlist for sometime and Im glad we finally made it. It took us two hrs to get to moselkern from cologne and we paid 50 euros with return for two. While going it was a slow train but I...More

Thank Glory P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went on a Saturday but unfortunately Burg Eltz was closed due to winter season. Nevertheless it is a pretty place to go visit with friend and enjoy the walk. There are a few spots on the road from which you can have excellent views...More

Thank DiegoMMA
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A beautiful castle!!!! From the parking lot you can go either by shuttle or walking. If a weather allows you, go through a forest in an about 20 minutes on foot. It is pretty! Eltz Burg is just around the corner, in front of you....More

Thank Elbia L
Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

All lonely and talk, this lovely castle is made for postcards. It's crowded with instagramers, and quite an international presents. You have to walk 1.3 kms which can be done in maybe 15 -20 mins. We didn't see the inside but it appears to be...More

Thank DonCesar
Reviewed 18 December 2017

I was taken to the Burg Eltz castle from a local friend so we were able to see this castle since we drove by car. If you do not have a car, I highly recommend renting one and visiting this beautiful castle. We parked a...More

1  Thank RMc94
Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

The hidden castle, really necessity once u are in the neighbourhood! Fantastic walk in the forest , it s not the season bow we we walked and been there alone with two dogs. Great views,great advanture. Castle itself was closed but that really didn't matter.

1  Thank Agula2114
Reviewed 22 November 2017 via mobile

One of many famous photographed castles in the world. Parking is available cost 2€. From the car park it’s a short 5-10min walk down a sealed road which overlooks the castle. Perfect for taking photos. The grounds are free to enter. Toilets are also available....More

1  Thank philba890
Reviewed 18 November 2017

You walk a quiet paved winding path from the more than adequate parking all the while passing the occasional apple tree then a small chapel. Round the corner and there sits a castle that sits as if its floating above the ground. Amazing to see...More

2  Thank James G
Reviewed 18 November 2017

We arrived on a sunny Sunday at 11am and already it was getting crowded but so worth the visit. We walked to the castle via the lower footpath which was about a 15 min walk. It was beautiful wandering through the forest and then rounding...More

2  Thank VvE322
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10 December 2017|
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Response from Carole M | Reviewed this property |
We used google maps to get us to the car park which was very accurate. Once at the car park the two routes are signed and there is a person at the car park who can also assist you.
Becky W
30 October 2017|
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Response from OlafDietzler | Reviewed this property |
Between Mai, 1st and end of October you could take a train to a station called "Treis-Karden" or "Hatzenport". From there you would take a rather new bus line, the "330". But this is a 40 minute bus ride. I am unable to... More
Gaen H
23 September 2017|
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Response from DWJLPG | Reviewed this property |
You may try Burg-eltz site there is a timetable for the burgenbus 330 from Hatzenport It looks like 10:28 12:28 16:28 18:28 times. I hope this helps