12.02.2019 - 12.01.2020
Winter closure: 13th January - 24th February 2020
*Additional opening times: Easter Monday, Whit Monday, Epiphany
*The castle will be closed on the following dates: 24th+25th+31st December 2019 and 1st January 2020
Guided tour (per person)
Concessions (student with ID, senior citizen 65+, registered disabled,
groups of 10+)
Schoolchildren (when visiting with their class)
(per school class)
How to get here
A free shuttle bus is at your disposal and takes you from Piazza Walther to Runkelstein Castle. The service is available daily from 10 am to 5.30 pm from the 2nd of April until the 3rd of November 2019 and from 10 am to 5.00 pm from the 28th of November to the 12th of January 2020.
You can get to Runkelstein Castle also using public transport: line 12 during the week, line 14 Saturday and Sunday. Click here for further information.
Take the road which goes to Sarntal Valley (SS 508) and turn right before the first tunnel. At the bottom of the castle you will find a free and unattended parking.
Attention: it is NOT possibile to get to the castle by car!
On foot or by bike
If you want to get here on foot or by bike, take the beautiful promenade along the river Talvera. Enjoy the walk which lasts around 30 minutes or the ride with the bike!
Once you have got off the bus or you have parked your car, you have to continue on foot. Since there is a climb of 5-10 minutes, we advise to wear suitable shoes. In case of deambulatory issues or other necessites, our shuttle can take you near the entrance. Please inform us at the time of reservation.