Hiking Highlight

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Recommended by 274 out of 286 hikers


  • Jonas Wind

    A jewel among the Palatine castles.
    Perfectly restored, with excellent Burgschänke and a view, as it is otherwise only from the Landeck to enjoy. On clear days you can look across the Rhine plain to the Odenwald.

    You can park right next to the castle.

    Admission free.

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    • July 1, 2016

  • Heinz

    Short trip to the Madenburg, but was closed because of bad weather! The Note: Closed in bad weather is to be taken literally. The main gate is then locked and the plant only from the outside to visit!

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    • June 4, 2016

  • PW-Wanderer

    Typical Palatine Forest Tavern. With hearty food and drink. Open from April to October. Closed on Mondays and Tuesdays.

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    • May 1, 2016

  • Kauai

    Highly frequented excursion destination with refreshments:
    Many ways lead to the castle.

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    • March 27, 2017

  • 1Marianne PWV On Tour

    Johannes Wind writes that you can drive up to Madenburg .. .. No, that's not true, you can not drive up to Madenburg. A piece you have to take your feet in your hand.

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    • May 28, 2017

  • Gudrun 🥾🍺 🚲🍷⛷🥨

    We were now in March and it was open. And there are very tasty dishes!

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    • March 4, 2017

  • Martin Hahn

    One of the largest castles in the Palatinate. Very nice view of the Rhine valley and in a westerly direction over the hills of Wasgau. Managed with a small Burgschänke.

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    • November 5, 2017

  • Ralf

    Very nice old castle with castle tavern.
    Recommended Flammkuchen and Ritterdrink

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    • April 7, 2017

  • Vol

    Great castle with a beautiful panoramic view!
    The hot chocolate ☕️ is recommended on cold days 👍

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    • October 28, 2017

  • Ein 🐟 namens Wander

    Great destination with children. There is a lot to discover in the winding ruin and the entertainment is good

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    • April 15, 2018

  • Alexander Felix

    Magnificent view over the Rhine plain

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    • June 4, 2018

  • Vaneration X

    One of the most beautiful castles in the Palatinate, but in good weather very crowded, because almost directly approachable by car.

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    • October 8, 2018

  • Tina64

    Beautiful view along the Haardtrand, the vineyards and in the Northern Vosges! The food is delicious, but in good weather it may take a while!

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    • October 7, 2018

  • Sk-pictures

    A beautiful castle with a wide view ....

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    • February 15, 2020

  • Carsten

    Beautiful castle ruins with a fantastic view of the Rhineland

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    • February 16, 2020

  • Petra

    Grandiose view, many seats, good food

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    • June 25, 2019

  • Sabine H.

    In my opinion, one of the most beautiful castles in the Palatinate.
    Plenty of room to sit, eat delicious. A great view of the Rhine valley

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    • October 19, 2019

  • Annemarie Ohmer

    My local mountain ..... the castle ruin Madenburg is one of the largest and oldest castle complexes in the Palatinate.
    Wonderful view of the Rhine plain

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    • May 4, 2020

  • Petrafinegan66

    Old town to eat Flammkuchen

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    • April 28, 2018

  • Gss

    Here you can see an impressive facility. Everything can be viewed. What it once was is not exactly known here either. It would be too big for a castle, maybe a monastery. A small restoration was added to the old wall. Very nice to sit inside and outside and delicious food. Great prospects again, of course. You can also climb the tower. Open also in winter. Even then has its charm.

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    • May 2, 2020

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Location: Electoral Palatinate, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany


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