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Great Day Trip

Took the buses from Kastleruth. Impressive bus system. Particularly impressive bus driving on... read more

Reviewed November 30, 2018
SkipH921
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Pensacola, Florida
The best organised tour of a castle yet

Not only are the guides charming, knowledgeable and helpful without being at all snotty, but at the... read more

Reviewed January 15, 2018
dickonfotheringay
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Nov 30, 2018
“Great Day Trip”
Jan 15, 2018
“The best organised tour of a castle yet”
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Visit Prösels Castle and spend unforgettable hours in the historic courtyard, in the idyllic chapel, the cosy fireplace room, the splendid knight's hall, the private rooms of the Count? Leonhard von Völs and in the terrifying armoury. Prösels...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Via Presule 2, 39050, Fie allo Sciliar, Italy
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Reviewed November 30, 2018

Took the buses from Kastleruth. Impressive bus system. Particularly impressive bus driving on narrow, hilly, curving roads. At one point there was only about 2" clearance on each side as our driver took us between two buildings. Castle is great fun. The construction is impressive...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed January 15, 2018

Not only are the guides charming, knowledgeable and helpful without being at all snotty, but at the end of the tour they even give you a glass of local mulled apple cider! Never had that before at the end of a castle tour! And it...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed January 20, 2017

I learned that the Prösels Castle was built around the year 1200, by the Counts von Völs, aristocratic servants of the Bishops of Bressanone. In the early 16th century it was extended and converted by the Governor of Tyrol, Leonhard von Völs, to a Renaissance...More

Date of experience: January 2017
2  Thank lcap988
Reviewed June 10, 2016 via mobile

We hosted our fairytale wedding in this gorgeous castle and it was more than we could have ever hoped for! The staff were beyond helpful and the historical tours are well worth the time. The view is stunning and the location an all-round winner.

Date of experience: June 2016
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Reviewed May 31, 2015

A very quaint castle, with nice spots to sit, eat and admire the views. There are guided tours and from the end of May it features horseback events, including jousting.

Date of experience: May 2015
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Reviewed October 8, 2014

The castle is quite beautiful, but having toured many castles, I was expecting a greater historical experience. If you are English speaking, a headset is provided with prerecord end comments. My german is poor, but the German speaking guide provided far greater information than the...More

Date of experience: October 2014
2  Thank Grand_A_Foodie
Reviewed August 6, 2014

A real castle. Way there is a bit steep, take a bus or drive a car. Excellent acoustics. They have also sort of a museum or gallery there. Good atmosphere. Do not wear high heels, as paths inside the castle territory are also old, and...More

Date of experience: July 2014
Thank Natalie D
Reviewed January 15, 2014

a good plce to have a hiking trip - just to have a place whwre to go and have some snack before oing back - but the path form Fie is really quiet, with fabulous views

Date of experience: September 2013
1  Thank natasaPrague
Reviewed October 3, 2012

Attended a wedding here in September 2012. Wonderful view from the "garden" over the whole surrounding mountains/ valleys. Very good food and wine. Was very impressed.

Date of experience: September 2012
Thank Sonia M
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