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Kufstein Fortress

Festung 2, Kufstein 6330, Austria
+43 5372 66525
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Perfect overview from the top of Kufstein

Great place to visit, especially before the Christmas (local food/ production presented by diffrent... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Piotr G
Warsaw, Poland
Great impressions! So many different views!

Never seen such a big castle, perfect for sightseeing, and also perfect adjusted forr great events... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Vienna, Austria
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Festung 2, Kufstein 6330, Austria
+43 5372 66525
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great place to visit, especially before the Christmas (local food/ production presented by diffrent suppliers/ producers). You can visit museum and enjoy great view from the top of the city.

Thank Piotr G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Never seen such a big castle, perfect for sightseeing, and also perfect adjusted forr great events. easy to get there from the city center.

Thank margaret21_10
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We got the post bus from Soll to Kufstein (€1.40 each way if bought from tourist info in advance rather than €5.40 on bus) and then walked the historic trail around the Fortress - best bit is the "wine alley" at the beginning. We then...More

Thank Steve25_12
Reviewed 10 August 2017

We thoroughly enjoyed checking out the castle. Did the whole thing in about 90 minutes, took great pictures and enjoyed all of the history on display. What's interesting about the Austrians, is that they take so much pride in laying everything out well. It made...More

1  Thank Josh S
Reviewed 10 August 2017

This is a must see attraction when in the area. It has an interesting history and there plenty of information boards (in German) that provide insight to how the castle originated, and its various owners over the years. The prison tower was particularly interesting, with...More

Thank davout
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

The fortress has a little bit of everything to see. I would recommend downloading audio tour to your phone and bringing headphones. There is a very neat pipe organ that is played once a day- try to time your visit for this experience. The history...More

1  Thank Diana S
Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

Visited during the organ playing time, very atmospheric and in keeping with the surroundings. Getting onto their wifi and downloading the app took minutes and the app worked well on my iPhone. Nice bite size bits of information if spoken a little too slowly for...More

1  Thank Neil R
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

Festung kufstein is at it self a nice site to visit if the audio guide app would work. Both my wife and my iPhone did not work. After 100% loading the screen froze. Besides the app we had a good time. I would say 7...More

Thank ger b
Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

Really enjoyed our visit to the Kufstein fortress. You enter via a small vehicular railway-which is always fun!!-and then download an app for a private tour. Staff at the fortress were friendly and welcoming and the exhibitions in the fortress-which include an art exhibition, a...More

1  Thank Bellylou
Reviewed 17 July 2017

it was the 1st time I took my boy to visit a Fortress!! we were unfortunatly expecting more things from the Middle Age. there was only 1 room with knight's armours. the Canons outside were phenomenal.

Thank 089Serendipity73
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10 September 2017|
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Response from KangaOnTour | Reviewed this property |
There is an audio tour that you can download and do your own guided tour. It was a bit long in places for me, but then you can just skip to the next bit. I can't remember if they did tours led by a human guide or not. Sorry.