"Hohenwerfen Castle" Top 5 Page for this destination Werfen by alancollins
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Though there are several tips about the history and present day use of the castle no seems to have mentioned its use in the film 'Where Eagles Dare'. For the non film buffs it is set during the second world war and a group of special forces have to rescue an American Army General from the castle at Werfen, which is the main setting for the film.
Where Eagles Dare
A closer view of Hohenwerfen Castle.
- Pros:A beautiful castle
- In a nutshell:This is a really scenic area
This is the view to the entrance of the Giant Ice Caves. On the walk up, one of the guides at the entrance to the caves,... more travel advice
The Giant Ice Caves at Werfen are well worth a visit and contain miles of tunnels. The caves are freezing cold so take a... more travel advice
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