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Am Schlossberg, Graz 8010, Austria
+43 316 80750
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 21 January 2018

The Schlossberg is very nice for a walk, you can have views of the entire city from up there. On the top are several cafés to sit in the sun and enjoy the day. To get up, you can either take a cable car, an...More

3  Thank Sandra Z
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 28 October 2013

we got up there on a national day (we did not know that before). the bergbahn (funicular) was full of people both ways and so was the park itself. the place of full of local people and there was a smell of sausages and beer...More

1  Thank FlyingKindergarten
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All reviews clock tower great view walk up many ways cable car funicular railway old fortress small mountain beautiful park on foot castle hill city centre visit graz worth the climb nice walk few hours elevator
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Reviewed 1 week ago

There is very little to see at the top except the view of Graz and the surrounding country and a few buildings, Clock Tower and Bell Tower, which survived Napoleon's army. The most interesting part was the story of a siege by Napoleon's armies in...More

Thank Rex06
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Once you visit Graz you must walk the steps or take the elevators to the top of this Castle Hill - the view will be marvellous !

Thank fuzessery
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This park was originally owned by a family but it was transformed to a park and open for public access. The park is located at a hill just next to the River Mur and overlooks the whole of Graz from four sides. It is a...More

Thank jm00192
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

Nices views of the city. Has an elevator, the funicular was out of service. Still some uphill walking at the top. Worth visiting.

Thank TBMark
Reviewed 26 September 2018

Schlossberg is simply castle hill. It is the highest point of the old city. You can walk up, you can use a lift or interesting funicular. View from the hill is spectacular. It is possible to walk around the hill, to refresh you in a...More

Thank Miha P
Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

I would thoroughly recommend climbing the stairs and visiting the clock tower, the castle and the other buildings and gardens on the way up. The view from the top was fantastic!

Thank Marie A
Reviewed 17 September 2018

We visited in the castle on our holiday in Graz. Guided english tour was great.The garden of castle is nice to walk around.

1  Thank TravelerMUPU
Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

Needed a break from a long day behind the desk, with only a 10 min walk from our hotel - Hotel Weitzer Graz. Beautiful stairs, pretty heavy walk upstairs- bit out of shape after the summer. So a peaceful walk up the stairs was the...More

Thank Åsa S
Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

Nice and quite ....nice view...cold entrance warm exit (elevator in cave ) or take the stairs ...i like it

Thank Rashedlahha
Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

I have visited the schlossberg several times and love it. You can take the cable car to the top, or a lift, or walk (there are lots of very steep steps if you walk!) From the top you can see all across Graz, beautiful view....More

1  Thank melodya861
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