It was difficult to get there because we don't have a car and had to walk UPHILL from the train station. But it was totally worth it because the views are stunning and the castle itself was a worthwhile destination. The admission was also free since we bought the Swiss Travel Pass. The grounds were covered in spring flowers and... 更多
Built in the early 13th century on a hilly outcrop, this ancient structure is beautifully maintained and furnished to the hilt with antique furniture from the elapsed centuries. Within the castle, everything is freely accessible, only very few rooms are partially roped off. Take your time to wander through the exhibits and stop to take a view out of the... 更多
Beautiful gardens, lovely small courtyard cafe, farm shop with animals grazing outside, and very interesting castle rooms make for a great day out. Mostly locals and some individual tourists, but none of the large bus groups that overpower some other Swiss destinations.
easily reached from Basel or Zurich, Wildegg offers furnished rooms from the 15th through the 19th centuries. The variety and beauty of the many wood-burning stoves for heating, covered in decorated tiles, are remarkable. Weapons including booty from the defeat of Suleiman the Magnificent before Vienna in 1683 are impressive. Tasteful bouquets of flowers as well as gourds testify to... 更多
We all enjoyed the castle and grounds, and we agreed that the best part of it was the FREEDOM of it all! Virtually no rooms were inaccessible (that is to say, one can enter and move around freely - I very much doubt any of it is 'wheelchair accessible'), and very few things were roped off. It was possible to... 更多
This castle is very well renovated and of interest. Combined with a hawk or knight demonstration it is even better.... 更多