Hohenwerfen Castle Tourism, Austria
Hohenwerfen Castle is the most extraordinary Castle once with a very long history and the scenery is fabulous. The castle is situated above the town of Werfen Salzach Valley in Austria, around 40 kilo meters south of Salzburg. Hohenwerfen Castle is surrounded by the Alps of Berchtesgaden and Tennengebirge mountains. The castle is mostly served as a Castle adventure for visitors. Some of the attractions on offer including the tour features a collection of weapons, Salzburg and Eagles History with museum and wear the Eagle as well as a café-style fortress. And a special attraction, offering a variety of birds of prey which is very unusual. The Fort here was built in 1075 and 1078 during The Investiture controversy by order of Archbishop Gebhard of Salzburg as a strategic fortress on the rock high 155 yards. The castle was extended in the 12th century and to increase in the 16th century and the farmers in Germany, when in the year 1525 and 1526 farmers wild and miners from the South of Salzburg moved towards the city, burning the Fort and ruined castle. In 1898, owned by Archduke Eugen Austria again damaged by fire and, though largely restored, eventually to be sold to the Government of Salzburg Reichsgau in 1938. After World War II and used as a venue by Gendarmerie Austria up to 1987.
Allies of Pope Gregory VII and Antiking Rudolf Rheinfelden, had three major Castles extended to secure Salzburg against the forces of King Henry IV. And, eventually, independence. By 2013, Hohenwerfen Castle is very popular once the tourists from different countries to see the magic in the Castle. Every day, many travelers who come here. Because of the beauty of the picturesque castle and the mountains are amazing. Hotels here are full of travelers because of the hotels here in complete with facilities suitable for your vacation. If you want to find and eat here there is also a very good restaurant with cuisine. You do not hesitate to come back here. Because in winter and the heat is very well suited to this place. Good luck to come here. And this place is perfect for your family vacation in Hohenwerfen Castle. ?