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Ruine Hohenurach

| Schloßberg, Bad Urach, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
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interesting Ruin from the 11th century

if you are interested in having some history, visit this this ancient place built some 1000 years... read more

Reviewed 21 June 2016
raycook
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Stuttgart, Germany
Amazing views of the Schwabish alb!!

Make sure you ware good shoes for this one!!! Leave the high heels at home! Get ready to... read more

Reviewed 6 October 2015
CharlieP4
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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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  • Average10%
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20 Jun 2016
“interesting Ruin from the 11th century”
6 Oct 2015
“Amazing views of the Schwabish alb!!”
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| Schloßberg, Bad Urach, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
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Reviewed 21 June 2016

if you are interested in having some history, visit this this ancient place built some 1000 years ago,, this ruin was built in the years of the 11th century at the top of the hills around the city of Bad Urach, a little nice town...More

2  Thank raycook
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Reviewed 6 October 2015 via mobile

Make sure you ware good shoes for this one!!! Leave the high heels at home! Get ready to sweat...just a little to enjoy one of the most pristine views in Baden Wurtenburg! Like I say: If you want to get anywhere good in Germany prepare...More

Thank CharlieP4
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Reviewed 9 July 2015

Walked with my dog to the ruin. At first the ascent was more gradual but the closer you get to the ruins, the steeper the climb! It is beautiful at the top. Unfortunately they were doing some repairs and the only way to see all...More

Thank Amanda C
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Reviewed 25 January 2015

Bad Urach is a fantastic place to hike and the Hohenurach ruins offer an interesting backdrop for stunning views of the Swabian alps. The castle complex is free to enter and you are allowed to go almost everywhere inside of and on top of the...More

1  Thank Erwin D
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Reviewed 20 June 2014

If you are staying in the Stuttgart area, Bad Urach and the ruins known as Burg Hohenurach are worth a day-trip. Take a leisurely 3-6 km hike up to the castle ruins and then hang out and photographs the surrounding Swäbisch Alb. Then you can...More

2  Thank Rebecca W
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Reviewed 26 September 2012

This is a ruinwhich shows the long history of the dukes of Wurttemberg. The site is on the way of hiking paths.

1  Thank Pettra K
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Reviewed 11 March 2012

After striking out during our first attempt, we tried again about a month later. It turns out the ruine is losing some if it's structure so the forest/park service is doing some safety maintenance; a fencing was placed to keep it from falling on your...More

Thank Linda8321
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Reviewed 7 October 2011

The ruins are easy to see, atop the alb, from the town of Bad Urach but they are closed to the public for the time-being because they have been deemed unsafe to approach. This was a disappointment but there are other good places to wander.

Thank Linda8321
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