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Top of baden

After a longer climbing you reach the top of Baden. Is it a "Castle" or a "ruin"? If you live in... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Dominique B
great ruine

quick stairway to get there, good views, not a lot more than a few old walls, but nice look out... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
travelgrumpy
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Reviewed 1 week ago

After a longer climbing you reach the top of Baden. Is it a "Castle" or a "ruin"? If you live in baden it's a castle, but there are not many walls. It's a viewpoint, a place to chill and and relaxe. Sometime there are events,...More

Thank Dominique B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

quick stairway to get there, good views, not a lot more than a few old walls, but nice look out over the old town and the valley

Thank travelgrumpy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A fabulous historic spot. Unfortunately, it is lack of proper management. For example, it is very hard to find the way to the castle. If you walk from the train station. Go through the Stadtturm (town tower). Twenty meters west to the Löwenbrunnen (lion fountain),...More

Thank liucy752
Reviewed 26 August 2018

A castle ruin above the municipality of Baden with a very nice view over the surroundings. Good place to relax and enjoy the view.

Thank Adrian T
Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

You can basically not get a better view over the coty than from here. The stairs up the hill are a little exercise, but it’s really worth it for the views. Ruins as a whole are always fascinating, but the way parts of the coty...More

Thank Max Z
Reviewed 5 May 2018

With a little effort you can climb on a 10 minutes ascent by stairs from downtown, and when you get on the top you can enjoy not only the nice castle ruins but also the landscape of all the town and surroundings (unfortunately not the...More

Thank Federico L
Reviewed 5 October 2017

I must have been here for hundred of times already, usually after meals. Very easy ascending/descending. Normally it takes half an hour from one side to another. Nice view especially at dawn/dusk.

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Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

We checked out the castle ruins. You get a nice view from the top and a good look at the castle ruins

Thank herbal_healer
Reviewed 28 August 2017

Hiked up here during Badenfahrt 2017. Nice way to get above it all, not crowded. They've got info signs all over (if you speak german or want to translate it) and the hiking trail goes through it.

Thank jjwoolridge
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

As an high point in Baden, it overlooks the Baden city for both the old center and the modern one. If the weather is good, you can see snow capped Alps in the horizon towards Zürich direction. A must-see if you visit Baden.

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