Visit Idstein's top attractions in this 57 minutes itinerary. Harry von de Gass, Residenzschloss, Hexenturm and all other sights were never that easy to visit in this well planned 57 minutes Idstein itinerary.
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Idstein Castle (German: Burg Idstein), later the Renaissance style Schloss Idstein, is located in Idstein in the county of Rheingau-Taunus, Germany. The hill castle was the residenz of Nassau-Idstein. The castle's Witches' Tower (Hexenturm) is one of the town's oldest buildings and a substantial local landmark. == History == The original castle of Idstein was built around 1170 on a rocky ridge in the centre of the Old Town. Within the inner bailey, only the bergfried, the old district courthouse, the 15th century gatehouse and the palas have survived from the castle.Read more