1564 Munot Castle above Rhine River cruise boat. Schaffhausen, Switzerland, Europe.
Munot Castle rises above a cruise boat on the Rhine River in Schaffhausen, Switzerland, Europe. Schaffhausen's iconic circular fortress, was built by forced labor in 1564 after the religious wars of the Reformation. A steep stairway climbs from Old Town through vineyards to reach this impressive Renaissance castle. Inside the tower, ascend the spiral staircase for views over a patchwork of rooftops and spires to the Rhine and forested hills. Down in the lower chamber, explore a spectacular, cool vaulted casemate.Add to Cart Add to Lightbox Download