Herzbergturm - Taunus, Hessen, Germany
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member JoergTh
N 50° 15.331 E 008° 32.655
32U E 467511 N 5567139
Quick Description: Look-Out Tower in the heart of the Taunus with beautiful scienic view. Aussichtsturm im Herzen des Taunus mit wunderbarer Aussicht.
Location: Hessen, Germany
Date Posted: 6/2/2012 1:22:54 AM
Waymark Code: WMEHVE
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member dejf75
Views: 10

Long Description:
[EN]
The Herzberg look-out tower is located in the heart of the mountains Taunus in Hessen, Germany. It is dated from 1910 but has been completely renovated in 2009. Nowadays it looks like a ancient roman Limes watch-tower. 110 steps are leading to the top from where under good weather conditions the sight is up to 100 kilometers to the south. Parking and a restaurant are nearby.

[GE]
Der Herzbergturm befindet sich im Herzen des Taunus. Grundsteinlegung war in 1910. Der Turm wurde aber 2009 gründlich renoviert und sieht nun aus wie ein alter römischer Limes-Wachturm. 110 Stufen führen nach oben. Von dort hat man bei gutem Wetter bis zu 100 km Fernsicht in südlicher Richtung. Direkt am Turm befindet sich ein Parkplatz und ein Restaurant.
Height of Look-Out Tower in feet: 80.00

Difficulty:

Opening times and fees:
Tuesday to Saturday from 11:00 to 21:00
Sunday and holidays from 11:00 to 20:00
The visit fee is 0,50 Eurocent

Dienstag bis Samstag von 11:00 bis 21:00 Uhr
Sonntag und Feiertage von 11:00 bis 20:00 Uhr
Eintrittspreis 50 cent


Parking Area: N 50° 15.324 W 008° 32.657

Visit Instructions:
Please log only if you have been up there and you must include a photo of the scenic view from the top.
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