Blick auf die Burg Eltz

80 fabulous castles in Rhineland‑Palatinate

They are striking landmarks that you will encounter in all 10 of the state’s regions. They are proud watchmen towering above the valleys carved deep into the Rhenish Massif by the Rhine, Moselle, Ahr, Lahn and Nahe rivers and their tributaries. They stand steadfastly in the mystic forests of the Eifel, Hunsrück and Palatinate, or gaze proudly over the vastness of the Eifel, Rhine-Hesse and the Westerwald. We have selected 80 real gems for you. You can conquer them on a hike, discover them by bicycle or make an excursion of it.

 

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Yves Loris
updated on: May 28, 2020
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Castle · Ahrtal

Are Castle

Ahrtal
Ahrtal-Tourismus Bad Neuenahr-Ahrweiler e.V.
Viewpoint · Ahrtal

Saffenburg

Ahrtal
Das Deutsche Weininstitut hat den Ausblick von der Saffenburg mit dem Titel „Schönste Weinsicht ...
Ahrtal-Tourismus Bad Neuenahr-Ahrweiler e.V.
Historical site · Eifel

Eltz Castle

Eifel
Magical: Eltz Castle With its unique location in the heart of the wild natural scenery of the ...
1
from systemUser,   Eifel Tourismus GmbH
Castle · Eifel

Schloss Bürresheim palace

Eifel
During the Middle Ages, Schloss Bürresheim palace was actually a castle, in other words, a knight’s ...
Eifel Tourismus GmbH
Ruins/Castle ruins · Eifel

Löwen- und Philippsburg in Monreal

Eifel
The neighboring ruins of the Lion Castle, also known as Monreal Castle, and the Philippsburg, ...
Eifel Tourismus GmbH
Fortress · Eifel

Castle Satzvey

Eifel
Welcome to "Burg Satzvey", one of the most beautiful water castles in the Rhineland region.
Eifel Tourismus GmbH
Historical city center · Eifel

Genovevaburg

Eifel
The Genovevaburg castle is one of the landmarks of the town of Mayen and can be seen from far and ...
Eifel Tourismus GmbH
Fortress · Eifel

Burg Bollendorf

Eifel
Die einstige Sommerresidenz der Echternacher Äbte beherbergt heute ein Hotel mit Restaurant.
Eifel Tourismus GmbH
Castle · Eifel

Schloss Malberg & Gärten

Eifel
Dating from the 16th and 17th centuries, this fine Renaissance palace provides an elegant venue for ...
Eifel Tourismus GmbH
Fortress · Eifel

Castles of Manderscheid

Eifel
Things were not always as peaceful in Manderscheid as they are today. The Upper and the Lower ...
Eifel Tourismus GmbH
Historical site · Eifel

Burg Nideggen

Eifel
Burg Nideggen blickt auf eine bewegte Geschichte zurück und ist ein einzigartiges Kulturdenkmal für ...
Eifel Tourismus GmbH
Castle · Moseltal

Burg Pyrmont

Moseltal
Pyrmont Castle is enthroned on a mighty slate rock above a waterfall on the Elzbach.
Eifel Tourismus GmbH
Fortress · Hunsrück

Burg Kastellaun

Hunsrück
Mitten im Stadtkern gelegen, erhebt sich auf steilem Fels die Ruine der Sponheimer Burg. Hier gibt ...
from Hunsrück-Touristik GmbH,   Hunsrück-Touristik GmbH
Fortress · Hunsrück

Burg Grimburg

Hunsrück
Grimburg Castle was built around 1190 by the Archbishops of Trier to serve as a regional castle and ...
Hunsrück-Touristik GmbH
Historical site · Lahntal

Nassau Castle

Lahntal
Fairytale castle located high above the Lahn. Dream look!
Lahntal Tourismus Verband e. V.