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Weekend outing to the Reichsburg in Cochem

It was an awesome experience to visit this ancient castle. Walking up the meander lined-up with... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Chikumbi C
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Lusaka, Zambia
Short guided tour

The castle was marvelous. It is a shame one can only enter it with a 40-minutes guided tour (or... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Sella V
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The Netherlands
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Schlossstr. 36, 56812, Cochem, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
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Reviewed 6 days ago

It was an awesome experience to visit this ancient castle. Walking up the meander lined-up with some vineyards was picturesque. the View of Cochem from the Castle with its beautiful mosel was thrilling.....

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The castle was marvelous. It is a shame one can only enter it with a 40-minutes guided tour (or longer with a special dinner arrangement). We took an English speaking one. Pronunciation was not very clear as there were a lot of people joining the...More

Thank Sella V
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Was 6 euros to learn nothing. We had a German speaking guide that gave us a paper with a little bit of explanation. We know from a former trip that there was much more to it. NOT worth it unless you speak german.

Thank Karen R
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Reichsburg was a very pleasant castle, and the guide (English speaking) was very knowledgeable. Cost was good value for money, only downside is the shuttle bus is not convenient for mass people, and i had to run back down the hill to make it...More

Thank Lee M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We took the path up to the castle after a wine tasting with one of the local Winzer. The climb isn’t too arduous but the elderly or those with walking difficulties should take the shuttle from the town. The castle is decorated with flowers, canon...More

Thank Keith S
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited this castle whilst on a Rhine / Moselle Valley cruise and were most impressed by this magnificent building which is situated in an area of scenic beauty. The guide was very knowledgeable and enthusiastic in relating the history of the building and the...More

Thank frankjordan
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

To make the best of your visit you need a guide to explain the castle. The views from the castle over Cochem are spectacular.

Thank StuartRon
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This medieval castle commands superb views over the river and the vineyards. Seeing the castle furnished, especially the large tapestries on the walls, made it much easier to imagine how life was lived within the castle centuries ago. Only one small group was allowed in...More

Thank s3aview
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I visited this impressive castle as part of a Viking River Cruise group. The views of the castle from the river were as impressive as the views down into the valley from the castle walls. The furnishings inside are very complete and...More

Thank Bob C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our first view of Cochem Castle was from our car when driving northwards towards Cochem. It was picture perfect and we decided a tour of the castle was a must. Unfortunately, the castle was destroyed in one of the many wars to afflict this part...More

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August 26, 2018|
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Response from Morrison359 | Reviewed this property |
Leider gibt es wohl ein Sesselbahn, aber nicht nach dem Burg, sondern einen anderen Aussichtspunkt.
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Phil B
April 17, 2018|
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Response from Murmure6 | Reviewed this property |
There is a small touristic train that goes up the hill during the high (summer) season. It goes every hour. Departure is in city center (you cannot miss it).
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February 28, 2017|
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9:00am - 5:00pm Summer= 11/03/2017 - 01/11/2027
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