Sleeping Beauty Castle Sababurg - the fairytale castle is located in the Reinhardswald Nature Park
Outside area accessible free of charge
The Sababurg can be reached by car. Access to the castle courtyard is not possible for cars. The car park is located below the castle (approx. 70m).
The local public transport bus line 190 takes you directly below the castle (bus stop "Dornröschenschloss"). From there you can walk the rest of the way.
Other bus stops are at the Sababurg Zoo and the Sababurg primeval forest.
Sleeping Beauty Castle is currently under renovation!
Please inform yourself about the current status of the renovation work and any restrictions on www.hofgeismar.de before your visit.
The way to the zoo, below the castle, is not far - here you can find various gastronomic offers. -Gasthaus "Zum Thiergarten": Tel. 05671 / 766 499 90 - access without admission to the zoo -
Close to the fairytale castle is the Sababurg Zoo with its nature park information centre. The zoo is the oldest zoo in Germany still preserved in its original area. Just a short walk away is the Sababurg primeval forest, the oldest protected area in Hessen with mighty old hute oaks. For more holiday ideas from nature park tours to city tours, visit the nature park website at www.naturpark-reinhardswald.de.
The Sababurg is on the route of the Weserbergland hiking trail XW - awarded as a quality trail Wanderbares Deutschland.
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