To the east of Stanz and above the district Perjen, the Schrofenstein ruins are located on a rocky ledge.The traffic routes to South Tyrol, over the Fernpass and the Arlberg were once supervised from the castle. From the 13th century, the castle was owned by the Schrofenstein famliy. Today it is privately owned.
Hiking tour: Landeck Perjen Schrofenstein ruins
Sections of the Jakobsweg lead you up to the Schroftenstein ruins via partly steep paths.
Wege: Grins Stanz Schrofenstein ruins
Enjoyment and culture are in the foreground of this round trip on the sun terrace northwest or north above the Landecker basin. The round leads from the picturesque mountain village of Grins through the meadows over to the Zwetschkendorf Stanz with the birthplace of the Baroque master builder Josef Prandtauer and on to the castle ruin Schrofenstein.
WanderTipps: Stanz Schrofenstein ruins
From Stanz, the path leads slightly eastwards and without any major changes in direction to the Schrofenstein ruins.