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Hohenwerfen Castle, Werfen

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  • This castle is not the most picturesque I've ever seen and the lack of the Where Eagles Dare cable car is a let down (small funicular takes you up but it's a nice walk if you feel energetic) but the p...  more »
  • Exciting and truly unique experience within the frozen ice caves; not to mention the legendary fortress of Schloss Adler, filming location of the mythical "where Eagles dare"; excellent local cuisine and beer. Recommended for a holiday of relaxation and relaxation in the beautiful Bavarian Alps!
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  • Fun tour of an old castle which in the past served to the salt trade (therefore also Salzburg = Salt Castle) in the surrounding area but also in our own Netherlands be nicer to see castles. Is highly recommended but we liked it but not more than that.
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  • Great views over the valley and interesting historic tour with information about the usage of the castle from being a royal hunting lodge to its role in the peasant uprising. The guided tour is mandatory but worth it. Didn't see the falconry as we were running short on time but the rest was already worth it.
  • Saw the castle on our way to Eisriesenwelt (Ice Caves) and took photo. Have to come again to visit the impressive medieval castle and watch the falcon show.
  • Loved this place, well looked after, good staff and plenty to see. The falconry show is the best I've seen with upto 5 Eagles in flight at the same time.
  • Quite nice Austria castle... 15 minutes from main road by foot, so you can quickly reach it.
  • Beautiful castle, funny tour guide and spectacular bird show. Worth a visit!