Würzburger - From Marienberg Fortress, Germany

Würzburger - From Marienberg Fortress, Germany
Würzburger - From Marienberg Fortress, Germany
Nestled in the rolling hills of Bavaria, Würzburger and Marienberg Fortress are two landmark sites for travelers and photographers alike. A visit to the Würzburger Fortress allows you to explore the dome, towers, walls, and ramparts of the 17th-century fortifications. Meet the local guard who will give you a unique insight into the events and legends that still surround the region. Learn about the history and importance of the fortress in past battle scenes, displayed in a series of exhibits inside the castle enclosure. Nearby, Marienberg Fortress boasts the early history of the Franconia region with its romantic courtyard, impressive museum, and original architecture. Enjoy the sweeping views from the balustrade and take in stunning vistas of the town, vineyards, and the Main River Valley. Allow yourself time to explore the historicity this ancient site and to marvel at the symbol of Franconia's defensive capabilities.