This site uses cookies to improve your experience and the quality of our services. By using this site you agree to its use of cookies. More information Hide

Castle Bourscheid

Need a hotel nearby?

Sponsored links

Routes nearby

Places of Interest nearby

Matched content

Hotels nearby

Restaurants nearby

Sponsored links

🔎
Castle
Location type: Castle
Location address: Luxemburg, Diekirch, Bourscheid
Number of texts: 3
4 stars
Made by wikipedia.org | Reference Caranorn | © CC 3.0
Made by wikipedia.org | Reference Wikipedia.org | © CC 3.0

Bourscheid Castle (French: Château de Bourscheid, German: Burg Bourscheid, Luxembourgish: Buerg Buerschent) is located near the village of Bourscheid in north-eastern Luxembourg. The medieval castle stands on a site with archeological evidence of structures dating back to Roman times. Standing majestically some 150 metres (490 ft) above the River Sûre, it is enclosed by a circular wall with 11 watchtowers.

Classify this POI
Link to route

More information

Made by Dromos
Made by Dromos

The castle Bourscheid is the largest stone fortress of Luxembourg. The castle dates from the year 1000.

Linked characteristics: Child friendly
Linked themes: History, Castle

Classify this POI
Link to route

Made by 174193

La première citation du château date de 1095, le décrivant comme « munitissimum…castrum » (un château fortifié et protégé). Situé en contrebas du village de Bourscheid (480m), le château fort (379m) domine la vallée de la Sûre (225m).

Classify this POI
Link to route

Comments

Add comment