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Strahlenburg

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Recommended by 823 out of 840 hikers

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  • Johannes

    In the shade of old chestnut trees, you can enjoy a beer in the summer, the beautiful view of the vineyards, Schriesheim and the Rhine valley (up to the Palatinate Forest). The restaurant is okay, the prices slightly increased and the service is usually nice. The way up from Schriesheim is short and there is a parking lot behind the castle, so that it can be full in the summer and takes a bit longer.

    In winter (January, February), the restaurant - like unfortunately most restaurants in the Odenwald - closed.

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    • January 16, 2017

  • Heike

    The descent through the vineyards is not entirely safe for the elderly, as it goes very steeply downhill. Good footwear is required!

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    • May 17, 2017

  • Jochen

    Just above Schriesheim castle ruin. From the old town in a few minutes by a short climb through the vineyards. The castle complex houses a restaurant. Of course, anyone who wants to can climb the Mount of Olives above the castle.

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    • January 9, 2017

  • Heike

    We were able to look to Mannheim and the Palatinate.

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    • May 17, 2017

  • Elke und Fried

    This time we went back and forth over the castle path, but you can also choose the Blütenweg (below) or the way over the Mount of Olives for one of the directions, if you get along well with Komoot. I'm still at war with the SW :(

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    • April 16, 2017

  • MIKE B.🐶🐶

    Nice restaurant with a great view

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    • June 6, 2019

  • Ralf

    Very nice old walls.
    Rest area included

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    • March 27, 2017

  • The Bull Terrier, his Human & Food

    Always great for the vision and good starting point to the Mount of Olives.

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    • May 21, 2017

  • Gabi

    Beautiful varied trail with great views to the Palatinate Forest.

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    • July 3, 2017

  • Herbert Picker

    Not to mention the magnificent view of the plain, which you can enjoy from here

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    • June 7, 2019

  • The Bull Terrier, his Human & Food

    Good starting point in the direction of Heidelberg.

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    • May 21, 2017

  • 🇺🇦Uwe 🏃‍♂️1098🏍

    Great castle with a wonderful view in the distance.
    But unfortunately closed. 😪

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    • March 20, 2021

  • jo

    Nice view and great shade under old trees

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    • June 27, 2019

  • Clemens

    Great but also strenuous hike worth it.

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    • October 30, 2019

  • Juliane

    The only way to get to the castle is through the restaurant. But there is also a great place below with a view of Schriesheim. And from below the castle is also very nice to look at.

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    • April 21, 2022

  • jupp vom rhein

    Nice hike through the old town and vineyards in Schriesheim.

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    • August 26, 2018

  • A. Winterlich

    But of course worth a visit to this castle, located on the Burgeweg of the Odenwald club. In the winter months is often closed ... But the view from here in the Rhine valley is great.

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    • February 15, 2019

  • Ice Tea 🌲🌾🚵🏻‍♂️⛰

    Good rest stop, if you can sit outside ...

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    • March 31, 2019

  • Conny

    Before 1237, the Lords of Strahlens erected a castle on the flank of the Mount of Olives.
    The mighty remains of the wall of the palace with its striking window front to the west and south, together with the keep, became a widely visible symbol of Schriesheim.
    The castle is privately owned and houses a restaurant. March - December daily from 11:00 am, open all day; January and February company holidays

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    • January 13, 2020

  • wibo

    Very good restaurant. Unfortunately closed due to Corona.

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    • December 4, 2020

  • Veronika 2020

    The Strahlenburg is the most impressive ruin on the southern Bergstrasse. The castle was built in 1237 by Conrad von Strahlberg.
    Really very nice and well worth a visit, but it was also quite busy today

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    • March 20, 2021

  • Andi

    According to the sign, it is currently open Wednesday to Sunday from 11 a.m. Was there on Monday, so the castle was closed.

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    • June 28, 2021

  • spessartkind

    Great view over Schriesheim and good management.
    strahlenburg-schriesheim.de

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    • March 29, 2022

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Location: Schriesheim, Rhein-Neckar-Kreis, Electoral Palatinate, Germany

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