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Doppelwendeltreppe

Hofgasse 15, Graz 8010, Austria
+43 1 58010
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Magical stairs

These stairs are straight out of a fairy tale movie. They are tucked away in the courtyard of the... read more

Reviewed 10 November 2017
metrochica
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Washington, DC
Interesting climb on spiral stairs

When you arrive at the top, you are required to pay 4EU each for the pleasure! The view is fine... read more

Reviewed 30 October 2017
Nancy D
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Toronto, Canada
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  • Very good30%
  • Average12%
  • Poor1%
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Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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Hofgasse 15, Graz 8010, Austria
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+43 1 58010
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Reviewed 10 November 2017

These stairs are straight out of a fairy tale movie. They are tucked away in the courtyard of the Grazer Burg. Built for Emperor Maximilian I around 1500, they are a blast to walk up, but alas they don't go anywhere at the top so...More

Thank metrochica
Reviewed 30 October 2017

When you arrive at the top, you are required to pay 4EU each for the pleasure! The view is fine, but Graz does not have a lot of memorable buildings to see from this vantage point. I would not consider doing this on a windy...More

Thank Nancy D
Reviewed 10 September 2017

We were told by our friend who lives in Graz that we should stop at Doppelwendeltreppe and we are glad we did ! We had a good map and it was not hard to find! The double staircase is intriguing!

Thank Gayle R
Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

Hidden away, but a definite must see in Graz. Great to walk up and down. Seek it out for some exercise!

Thank Mick W
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Nice to stop by here and have a mesmerizing walk over the double spiral staircase. You can both chose a side and meet up in the middle every time. Very much fun

Thank americagirl22
Reviewed 4 August 2017

After a little bit of detective work to find, mainly due to a poor map and reader, worth a visit on a walking tour of Graz. Interesting to climb and look down. Could be a little congested in busy periods. Something different yo see.

Thank Rosie1376
Reviewed 19 July 2017

Just find it at the end of Hofstrasse just before the park. No fee - walk it up and then down and get your photos. A small gem during your strol in Graz.

Thank Anders E
Reviewed 1 June 2017

Dropped there by chance. They're situated across the main Cathedral, the Domkirche, in the Palace courtyard. It's an ordinary stone staircase you've probably climbed in many towers, belfries,....but x2. There are two staircases next to each other and they meet on each floor. From the...More

Thank B1714D
Reviewed 25 January 2017

This staircase is something very special, a worldwide really rare sight. It is a spiraling staircase, acutally a twin staircase built in the 16th century. Two staircases that meet on every floor, a beautiful sight. It is not too easy to find - so don't...More

Thank Xanra
Reviewed 19 January 2017

Ancient. Hard to find. But worth to see and worth to climb. Ok, this is not gonna take an hour or two, its not a 15 floor building. But if you are already out for a walk in Graz' lovely old city center, you should...More

Thank Sophie B
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