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Reichsburg Cochem

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Address: Schlossstrasse 36, 56812, Cochem, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
Phone Number: +49 (0) 26 71 - 2 55
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Walt Disney or what !

This beautiful castle set in the valleys of the Rhine river , it really does look like it should be on a postcard or Christmas card f you're in this this part of the Rhine you've... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 3 days ago
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48 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This beautiful castle set in the valleys of the Rhine river , it really does look like it should be on a postcard or Christmas card f you're in this this part of the Rhine you've got to see this !!!!

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Toronto, Canada
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202 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

As it was raining we decided not to trudge up to the castle. We spent the afternoon checking out the market square and the small souvernir shops. Walking up and down the cobbled stone road and tasting the currywost was fun. We drove up the country road from Frankfurt and the 20 odd small towns along the way was really... More 

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Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A short but steep walk up the mountain gets you to the Reichsburg castle. Even without visiting the castle itself you can enjoy the view of the city below, the vineyards and of course the river. The castle itself is worth a visit as well with many beautifull rooms and objects. For those not able to walk up the mountain... More 

Thank NicoNL78
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5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

As was mentioned elsewhere, "Now THIS is a castle!" Wonderfully restored and maintained, with the flag of the family flying boldly in the wind. Many views to enjoy!

Thank Danny R
Kfar Blum, Israel
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Take the walk up to the castle it isn't very long. beautiful views. great entrance. Not too expensive.

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28 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The tour of the the castle was brought to life by a very well informed tour guide (with an excellent sense of humour and spoke a multitude of langues fluently). The entry price was reasonable, but the duration of the tour felt short, there again on reflection it was possibly due to being kept interested on the way around. It... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Outstanding on all accounts and by all accounts (as I did not need to visit the interior) to enjoy what is on offer here. From the 10-15 min relatively easy ascent from Cochem town through the ever present vineyards to the flagged and cobbled heights, this is a first rate experience. And if you do not wish to pay for... More 

Thank peter g
Wiesbaden, Germany
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I enjoyed it but the only downside is that is you don't speak the language your only choice is to grab a print out (very small letters) in the language you speak but then it is difficult to follow the guide as you are reading along! I thought one would be able to enter and just enjoy the view without... More 

Thank Lila M
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This castle is well worth visiting or even the village of Cochem itself. Beware how you get to the castle, our GPS took us through a shopping area, which may have been a pedestrian zone. Also, parking is available at the very base of the castle. We were unsure about the parking arrangement and stopped at the very first park... More 

Thank Ryan L
Princeton, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Although the castle was originally built a thousand years ago, only a very few sections are original. What you tour through is the castle as reconstructed by a wealthy family in the late 19th and early 20th Centuries. Still worthwhile, but in particular for the spectacular views of the Mosel River. We walked up. Don't. There is parking, even though... More 

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