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The Three Towers are a stop on the Five Chateaux Route and comprise the three castles of Dagsbourg, Wahlenbourg, and Weckmund, grouped together in the same location on a hill above the small village of Husseren-les-Chateaux, near the town of Eguisheim, southwest of Colmar. The castles are well worth a visit if for no other reason than you get a medieval three for one deal.
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The oldest of the three castles is Wahlenbourg, first constructed by Count Hugh (Hugo) IV of Eguisheim in 1006 and located on the highest ground, be...