Castle Hohenwerfen - From Berghotel Garni Burgblick, Austria

Castle Hohenwerfen - From Berghotel Garni Burgblick, Austria
Castle Hohenwerfen - From Berghotel Garni Burgblick, Austria
Castle Hohenwerfen is an 11th century rock fortress located high above the Austrian village of Pfarrwerfen. It has been used in many movies due to its majestic location, including The Great Escape and Where Eagles Dare. Visitors can explore the fortress and learn about its history at the adjoining museum. Other highlights include the falconry show and stunning views of the area from the battlements. Just nearby you can find Berghotel Garni Burgblick, a cozy inn that has a restaurant and an outdoor terrace with beautiful views of the fortress. The renovated hotel is a great place to relax after exploring the area and has comfortable rooms with en-suite bathrooms.