Bike Touring Highlight
Brandenstein Castle Brandenstein Castle is a high medieval tour near Schlüchtern-Elm. It was created around 1240, and was first mentioned in 1278 in the oldest documented evidence that has survived as the property of Hermann von Brandenstein. This is a hilltop castle, many parts of which have been preserved. The location offers a good view over the Kinzig valley. The surrounding mountain is mostly forested today, the southern slope is occupied by a meadow orchard. A museum can be found inside.
August 14, 2020
"The hilltop castle is 325 meters above sea level, four kilometers east of the city center of Schlüchtern and about 1200 meters east-southeast of Elm on a wooded mountain cone in the Bergwinkel region. The location offers a good view of the Kinzig valley. Today, the surrounding mountain is mostly wooded , the southern slope is occupied by a meadow orchard. " [wikipedia]
May 25, 2021
In the know? Log-in to add a tip for other adventurers!
Our Tour recommendations are based on thousands of activities completed by other people on komoot.