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Address: Waldescher Strasse, Rhens, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany

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Hard to find but worth to see

It is really hard to find the Königsstuhl. It is said to have a really interesting history. If you are in Rhens, you should definitely go there.

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 30, 2016
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Mainz, Germany
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2016

It is really hard to find the Königsstuhl. It is said to have a really interesting history. If you are in Rhens, you should definitely go there.

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Indianapolis, Indiana, United States
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015 via mobile

Rhens is a quiet town. It has a few nice attractions, mostly churches and the königsstuhl. To get there by foot, one must walk through town, then through a lovely residential area, and alongside of a highway, over a bridge, up a steep section of the same highway. I think there is another route which is longer but not along... More 

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2014

interesting and fabulous views - take a picnic up in the summer - take your camera too for the views.

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Olen, Belgium
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2012

At an historic spot along the Rhine the “Königstuhl inter nuces” (Nussbaumgärten,Walnut-garden) was built 1390-1400. Not only negotiations were conducted here, but also other imperial Affairs werre discussed. It symbolized a place of Royal power and a place of law and jurisprudence. At the intersection of their territories gathered since 1273 the four Prince-Electors of the Rhine near Rhens, on... More 

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