the most breathtaking panorama in baden-württemberg

Hohentwiel Fortress Ruins

Hohentwiel Fortress Ruins; photo: Staatliche Schlösser und Gärten Baden-Württemberg, Achim Mende

Soak up 1000 years of history

Hohentwiel Fortress Ruins; photo: Staatliche Schlösser und Gärten Baden-Württemberg, Arnim Weischer

Feel the enchantment

Hohentwiel Fortress Ruins; photo: Staatliche Schlösser und Gärten Baden-Württemberg, Achim Mende

Delve into the world of the knights

Spread across nine hectares, the largest fortress ruins in Germany offer one of the country’s most impressive vistas: from Hohentwiel, you can see across Lake Constance, over the gentle rolling hills of the Thurgau region to the majestic peaks of the Alps.