Burg Oybin

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Recommended by 298 out of 314 hikers

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  • Lilo FD

    A beautiful place with huge round boulders and the wonderful castle, where there is so much to discover! You should take your time to explore everything. I particularly liked the tour of the rocks, with its beautiful views of the surroundings, idyllic rest benches and narrow places to slip through. In this rocky environment, plants still find their place and trees loop their roots around the stone blocks to get hold.

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    • September 28, 2018

  • TomTom😎🚴‍♀️

    we were in the autumn to visit, very nice facility

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    • November 16, 2019

  • FlotteSocke

    The detour is really worth it ...

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    • June 4, 2020

  • FlotteSocke

    Beautifully designed castle complex 👍

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    • June 4, 2020

  • Altmärker 54

    Despite the entrance fee of 6 € is worth a visit, all highlights are beautifully presented and the information is accurate.

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    • December 8, 2017

  • Timber

    Filming location for the video "you escort" by Schandmaul. A video / song that has a very emotional meaning for me. That's why I really wanted to go there

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    • June 3, 2019

  • Timber

    Wonderfully old facility above the spa. Dogs are allowed. The ruin was the location for the video of Schandmaul "to you"

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    • July 17, 2019

  • three_hiking_sisters

    On nice days, of course, many people. But it is a small beautiful holiday village, which also has many quieter corners ...

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    • October 12, 2018

  • Klaus

    ... and the many lovingly restored Umgebindehäuser, I like them very much

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    • April 14, 2019

  • Sera

    An absolute must for every visitor to the region. As a tourist you get a discount with the Kurkarte. Inside there is an incredible ruin to see and insanity views not just about Oybin.

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    • July 27, 2019

  • Willigipfel

    The "Mountain Oybin" is an interesting sandstone massif on which a castle and monastery ruin worth seeing is located. From the mountain the view sweeps with a panorama into the depth to the place of the same name and on the heights of the Zittau mountains to Zittau.

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    • September 18, 2019

  • Torsten

    "The Oybin is a 514-meter-high mountain in the Zittau Mountains above the town of the same name in southeast Saxony. It contains the ruins of Oybin Castle, which Emperor Charles IV had built for his retirement home, and a monastery of the Celestines, which was founded in 1369 has been.

    The castle complex of the Höhenburg occupies the entire summit area of the Oybin mountain. In addition to the actual castle on the west side with the imperial house, it also contains the monastery ruins, the mountain cemetery of the municipality of Oybin and a castle restaurant. At the highest point of the mountain is a camera obscura. The mountain church on the hillside, Oybin, has remarkable paintings inside. "Wikipedia - Oybin (mountain)

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    • October 9, 2017

  • Altmärker 54

    Despite the entrance fee of 6 € the visit is worthwhile, the exhibition is good and the hints / info too. Praiseworthy are the localities - here in the "HÖHLE".

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    • December 2, 2017

  • Altmärker 54

    Despite the relatively high admission fee, a visit is worthwhile. You should plan enough time for the individual stations.

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    • December 3, 2017

  • Wanderimpressionen

    A great trip for young and old. Bring some time!!!

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    • April 10, 2018

  • Klaus

    Highly recommended. The small mountain church, a gem.

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    • April 13, 2019

  • Karsten auf Tour

    The fusion of natural rock and human work makes this castle complex special.

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    • June 3, 2020

  • danilontour

    The monastery ruins on the Oybin are always worth a visit. A wonderful piece of earth with a lot of history to touch. A visit in the week is particularly recommended as it can get crowded on weekends. If you can't or don't want to cope with the short, crisp climb, a small train is on the way.

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    • July 4, 2020

  • danilontour

    You should have seen the castle ruins on the Oybin. Here you can experience history up close, many of the old cellar vaults have been restored and are accessible. A visit in the week is particularly recommended as it can get crowded on weekends. Those who shy away from the short, crisp ascent to the Oybin or are no longer as good on foot can use the tourist train.

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    • July 4, 2020

  • Bernhard

    A wonderful place. Here you need time and a camera. Despite visiting on weekdays, some people were out. But you will find plenty and quiet and beautiful places in the area.

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    • July 27, 2020

  • Frau Kaschperl

    The monastery and castle are worth seeing, but the ascent and descent are particularly worthwhile.

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    • August 10, 2020

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Location: Oybin, Görlitz, Upper Lusatia, Saxony, Germany

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