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Looks gorgeous

We noticed the Castle from afar, while hiking a long federal route #5 from Hauenstein to Balsthal... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Shimnik
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Delft, The Netherlands
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Amazing view!

It was a short intensive walk to the top ofsnooker path. I would advise also to take that other... read more

Reviewed April 12, 2018
FrederikT144
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2 weeks ago
“Looks gorgeous ”
Apr 12, 2018
“Amazing view!”
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Roemerstrasse 1, Balsthal 4710, Switzerland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We noticed the Castle from afar, while hiking a long federal route #5 from Hauenstein to Balsthal. Neu-Falkenstein looks gorgeous from a distance. Unfortunately, we could not come closer... It must be even more beautiful! I bet it is better than the Alt-Falkenstein.

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed April 12, 2018 via mobile

It was a short intensive walk to the top ofsnooker path. I would advise also to take that other path. You can find more information about that path on information boards!

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed August 9, 2016 via mobile

For a great picnic spot overlooking beautiful vallies this is wonderful. It's a big climb to the top but well worth it. A hidden gem.

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank Europaul
Reviewed October 17, 2015

Was taken here by my friends who know of my love for all things medieval, it's only a short drive away from where I grew up and just 'down the road' from Basel. It's a short but steep walk up to the castle, loved the...More

Date of experience: August 2015
1  Thank MissOesch
Reviewed May 10, 2015 via mobile

Hard but short climb, beautifull view. Annd place for BBQ. Way up is behind pub, dont miss it. Or from other side there is wider road

1  Thank Michal V
Reviewed April 19, 2015

A short walk up from the 4-way intersection. Park near "Restaurant Pintli- Neufalkenstein" and the access trail is on the east side of the building. Not for strollers! Once you get to the top, there are a few huge picnic tables and one place to...More

Date of experience: March 2015
4  Thank Chad B
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