Wegelnburg Castle ruins


Location: Near Schönau and Nothweiler.

The Wegelnburg Castle ruins are located at an altitude of 572 metres, stretched out over a ridge. It is the highest castle complex in the Palatinate with a panoramic view of the Palatinate Forest/Northern Vosges Biosphere Reserve.


The imperial fortress was built in the 12th and 13th centuries. Remains of gates, buildings, large rock chambers and circular walls are worth seeing.


Access trails:

German-French Castle Trail ("Deutsch-Französischer Burgenweg")

Felsenland Legend Trail ("Felsenland Sagenweg")

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Tourist Information Dahner Felsenland
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66994 Dahn

Website: www.dahner-felsenland.de
E-Mail: tourist.info@dahner-felsenland.de
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