Gesslerburg, Kuessnacht am Rigi

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Landmark · Hidden Gem · Tourist Spot
Gesslerburg is located in Kuessnacht am Rigi. See Gesslerburg and all Kuessnacht am Rigi has to offer by arranging your trip with our Kuessnacht am Rigi day trip tool.
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  • Off the beaten track and well worth a visit. 10th Century old castle. Gives great views of Lake Luzern and Kussnacht.  more »
  • The place is interesting for two reasons. First it conveys the impression how the people of that valley have lived under basic conditions in the medevial. The conotation to Friedrich Schiller's...  more »
  • Fantastic place for recreation
  • Excellent ruin for (careful) kids, can climb all over it. Just watch the entrance when arriving by car, the official parking is up the road to the left of the house and not the small dirt road on the right (which leads to a private property). Its several minutes walk up the hill from the car park to get to the ruin.

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