Visit Edesheim's top attractions in this 1.0 hour itinerary. Ritterstein Nr. 68, "Stelle um welche General Pfau ... fiel", Schänzelturm, Denkmal Pfau and all other sights were never that easy to visit in this well planned 1.0 hour Edesheim itinerary.
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The Schänzel Tower (German: Schänzelturm) is a 13-metre-high viewing tower on the Steigerkopf near Edenkoben in the county of Südliche Weinstraße in the German state of Rhineland-Palatinate. It was built in 1874 and is the highest-located tower in the mountain range of the Palatinate Forest. == Location == The tower is located in the east of the Palatinate Forest, within the nature park itself, on the Steigerkopf (613.6 m above sea level (NHN)), whose summit, including the tower site, belongs to an exclave of the municipality of Gommersheim. == Architecture == The octagonal tower is 13 metres high and was built of hewn bunter sandstone. The body of the structure is in two parts.Read more
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