The fortress is the major attraction in Kufstein and is restored & managed well. We opted to walk up through the covered stairway rather than take the funicular, which was quite dramatic as it happened to be timed with the organ music (best to find out the timings as the funicular doesn't run while its playing). The fortress has interesting... 更多
A nice fortress, on the hill top in city center. You can reach the fortress by a steep hill climb (sure not for elderly or disabled), or by railbahn (cable car of some kind) (if you are afraid of hights or claustofobic you can't use this option). Further more enjoy the interesting exhibitions and museums (prison, torture rooms, ski museum).... 更多
The Kufstein Fortress is a historical gem located in the city of Kufstein. Give yourself ample time to explore. Know that the fortress has limited language translations, so it is best to research the history prior to visiting. Not to be missed!
It is located on the top of a high hill in the center of Kufsien rising above the city. It can be seen from almost anywhere in the city. This attraction is very well maintained from the entrance to the paved walking trails and the exhibition halls. In the entrance there was a concert of the world's largest pipe organ.... 更多
We went to the fortress during our stay in Kufstein. We visited during the week as there are fewer visitors. I was impressed with the views and how well the fortress is kept. Please plan half a day to see the fortress in detail. Better to view in clear weather.
A well preserved fortress.This one is for history lovers as well as for a nice walk, it's your choice: you can just walk around the quite large premises or you can also go around through the interesting exhibitions and museums (prison, torture rooms, ski museum). We were here on a festival day and it was a bit crowded, but you... 更多
A bone of contention between Austria and Bayern for several centuries. It was very pleasant destination to visit just 20 minutes train from Germany, Rosenheim.
This fortress is an amazing structure of history. It is a blast from mid evil times. It is complete with cannons , torture chamber , prison and an underground se rest passage. The cost is 11.50 to enter. There is a lift or take the stairs to get to the castle. A restaurant is provided. Best part is while visiting... 更多