Visit Lambrecht (Pfalz)'s top attractions in this 1.7 hour itinerary. Burg Elmstein, Elmsteiner Wappenschmiede, Alte Samenklenge and all other sights were never that easy to visit in this well planned 1.7 hour Lambrecht (Pfalz) itinerary.
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Elmstein Castle (German: Burg Elmstein) is a castle ruin built in the High Middle Ages overlooking Elmstein in the Palatinate Forest in the German state of Rhineland-Palatinate. It was built in the 12th century. == Location == The ruins are on a hill, 290 metres (950 ft) high, on the northern side of the Speyerbach valley (Speyerbachtal) in the Palatinate Forest (Pfälzerwald). == History == In the 12th and 13th centuries, Elmstein was built as a Palatine castle in order to guard the route through the valley. The feoffees held the title of Schenk, a German aristocratic title that originally meant cup bearer.Read more