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Hohenzollern Castle

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Sigmaringen, Germany
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About Hohenzollern Castle
Hohenzollern Castle in Sigmaringen & Armory Hohenzollern Castle is Germany’s second largest Castle; It is a cultural monument that comprises a veritable treasure trove of German and European history, thanks to its 1,000-year heritage. But for the families of the Princes of Hohenzollern, the Castle has been their beloved home since the 16th century and is associated with many personal memories.
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Overview
Follow in the footsteps of over a thousand years of German royals on this exclusive guided tour through Hohenzollern Castle. Explore centuries-old architectural details and get enriching background on the princes, princesses, and strategists and diplomats, who once called the stunning estate home. Multiple tours are available each hour, making this an ideal option for tight schedules.
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a beautiful castle. It's particularly stunning as you approach the area and you can see the castle from quite the distance away. Very beautiful. Watch out for other drivers as folks were stopping on the side of road (bad idea!) to take photos....More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank A69UNmichaelh
Reviewed 1 week ago

We saw the castle earlier this year and returned for the tour. It was only in German, but we still enjoyed the tour! It was fun just to see what we could pick up with our limited German!

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Diana D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This castle is very impressive! We took the shuttle up for 2 euros (3.30 euros if you want to return as well). The rooms were amazing but there was no english tour available when we arrived (16:15h).

Thank Femke_Heyn
Reviewed June 25, 2019 via mobile

Fabulous looking castle with great views. We arrived in the car park on the way up to the castle. You then catch a bus to the entrance. It is then still a steep walk to the top. Tour interesting and available in English and German...More

Thank Rodkoi
Reviewed June 22, 2019 via mobile

This castle is really big and up on a huge hill. You can see for miles from the top. It’s one of the best castles that I’ve been to and well worth the time.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank LostALot22
Reviewed June 9, 2019 via mobile

We loved our trip to Hohenzollern Castle. The walk up is steep but picturesque and you are well rewarded when you get to the top. The castle is absolutely stunning and on a clear day the views are breathtaking. We did the tour that was...More

Thank OliSam247
Reviewed June 9, 2019

We bought tickets for the first English tour as we arrived early in the morning on the weekend. No problem said the cashier you have plenty of time. So we walked up - it's a hike but you can do it! Toured the grounds, very...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Bruin73760
Reviewed April 25, 2019 via mobile

Remember the fairy tale stories we heard as children. Well I'm pretty sure that this is where they came from. The castle is the ancestral home of the 1st Prussian emperor, from whom the British royal family is decended. It is still frequented by the...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed March 18, 2019 via mobile

The castle is very pretty! We took the bus up, which is a small extra cost, but you can walk up as well. The parking spots are a little small, I struggled getting out. We also did the guided tour, which I was glad I...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank jaclynl323
Reviewed January 13, 2019 via mobile

Hohenzollern Castle, to get to the top of the castle, either take the touristic van or walk.. I climbed the hill, be prepare to long stairs and steep trail roads. The view of the town is unforgettable.

Date of experience: March 2018
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