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Kreuzenstein Castle

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Everyone enjoyed the visit to this historic, well-preserved monument

Still in private hands, this impressive castle is well-maintained. Although we enjoyed the visit... read more

Reviewed 12 August 2018
Aviott J
Vienna, Austria
Must See When in Vienna!

This is a beautiful medieval castle depicting an extraordinary private collection of furnishings... read more

Reviewed 3 January 2018
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2100 Leobendorf near Korneuburg, Leobendorf, Austria
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Yes this castle looks very pretty externally but it was hard to get to by public transport and not safe for solo girl traveller. See below for my detailed description and problems with taking public transport there. How to get to Burg Kreuzenstein by public...More

Thank melbgirl123
Reviewed 12 August 2018

Still in private hands, this impressive castle is well-maintained. Although we enjoyed the visit, the highlight of our trip was the one hour we spent watching the Adlerwarte Kreuzenstein next door with its impressive display of birds of prey in action. The two visits can...More

1  Thank Aviott J
Reviewed 5 June 2018

Although I travelled by the castle for years, I only managed to visit it now. It is probably one of the most picturesque castles in the east of Austria and extremely well maintained and "preserved". Yes it is not the original castle (was destroyed in...More

1  Thank Jogi85
Reviewed 3 January 2018

This is a beautiful medieval castle depicting an extraordinary private collection of furnishings and exhibits of the medieval period. It boasts an armoury, a chapel, the prince's chamber, a kitchen, and a hunting room. The building is a true reflection of a medieval structure, much...More

Thank zauberin
Reviewed 13 September 2017

We visited the castle as part of a stopover excursion while taking a "Daytrip" shuttle service to Vienna from Saltzburg. We were dropped off at the parking lot which is a short walk up the road to the castle. There are scheduled tours inside the...More

3  Thank inger_ted
Reviewed 11 September 2017

Close to the town of Korneuburg, a few kilometers away, the Kreuzenstein castle is situated in an idyllic, widely visible position on a wooded hill directly above the village of Leobendorf, between the towns of Korneuburg and Stockerau. The access is from Leobendorf on a...More

3  Thank freefireman
Reviewed 6 July 2017

We walked the 2.7km up to the castle from the train station. Thru the woods and heard woodpeckers. Approached the castle perched up on the hill. Large turrets, medieval castle. The tour was only in German which was disappointing. They should have translated audio tours...More

Thank Nihonihoohura
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

We recently traveled across Germany and Austria visiting lots of castles and this is one you don't want to miss. The tour was very nice --it's in German but they have a translation sheet in English and it was very easy to follow along. They...More

Thank luvtotravel0330
Reviewed 4 June 2017

Do not go past this castle with out stopping. It is incredible. It is still fully furnished with original furniture, art work, armoury, kids toys, fully equipped kitchen...unbelievable! So much to take in.How people lived back in the day, the bestsellers are so small its...More

1  Thank Cgm132211
Reviewed 30 May 2017

Our visit to this castle was a mixed bag of sheer delight and total disappointment. The castle is located in about 30 min drive from Vienna, on a high hill surrounded by a forest. It looks absolutely stunning from the outside - a genuine medieval...More

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