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Glockenwelt Burg Greifenstein, Greifenstein
Categories: Castles, Tourist Spots
Greifenstein Castle lies in the eponymous village of Greifenstein in the county of Lahn-Dill-Kreis in Middle Hesse, Germany. It is a geo point in the national geopark of Westerwald-Lahn-Taunus.LocationThe hill castle stands on a hill in the Dill Westerwald and has a good view over the Dill valley. At 441m above sea level (NN) it is the highest castle in the county of Lahn-Dill. The castle is a highly visible landmark. It is signed from the A 45 motorway.HistoryThe hill castle was first recorded in 1160. In 1298 it was destroyed by the counts of Nassau and Solms, as was Lichtenstein, which was not rebuilt. In 1315 it was enfeoffed by the House of Habsburg.For Glockenwelt Burg Greifenstein and beyond, use our Greifenstein itinerary maker to get the most from your Greifenstein vacation.
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für Abenteurer und Familien genau das richtige! Für Tagesausflüge gut geeignet, mit festem Schuhwerk und je nach bedarf, essen und trinken :)for adventurers and families just right! Well suited for day trips, with stout footwear and according to need, eat and drink :)show original
The castle has an awesome location, offering a nice view. The bell collection is pretty unique, it is fun to try different bells.
von der Burg hat man eine herrliche Aussicht über das Dilltal. Die Burg ist ein weithin sichtbares Wahrzeichen des Orts Greifenstein. Zu der Burgruine mit den begehbaren Doppeltürmen gehören auch ein ... read more »from the Castle, you have a wonderful view over the Valley of the dill. The castle is a widely visible landmark of the town of Greifenstein. A small Bell Museum attractions and a double church belong to the castle ruins with the walk-in twin towers.show original
Samuel MeierVery schönbe Castle! Great Bell world. Class views.show original
Heiko DziggelVery good for children. Many of the bells can be people.show original
Niklas WachsVery beautiful and much to exploreshow original
Benjamin GerhardtGreat Castle! Very nice Baroque stucco work in the Church and the Bell Museum is very interactive so it is interesting especially for children. lshow original
Gerhard FullA very interesting castle ruins with a beautiful panorama and bells Museum. It's worth a visit.show original
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