One of the South Tyrols most magnificent fortress complexes, Forte Castle was built at the end of the 12th century and then enlarged and fortified in the 16th century. It has a stupendous late-Renaissance hall in addition to a vaulted Gothic Stube. This is where the famous medieval poet Oswald von Wolkenstein lived. Guided tours form Thursday before Eastern to the end of October at 11 a.m., 2 p.m. and 3 p.m. In July and August tours are also given at 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. Closed Mondays.
ENTRY FEES (GUIDED TOUR INCLUDED)
Adults: 8,00 €
Students, retired people (over 65 years), groups: 6,00 €
Children(6-14 years): 5,00 €
Group of children:3,50 €
Information and reservation for groups, tel. 0471 654 401
You can reach Castel Forte only on foot!
Further information: www.burgeninstitut.com