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Address: Burggasse, 91541 Rothenburg, Bavaria, Germany
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Fantastic vistas

We stumbled access this small but delightful garden while strolling around Rothenburg. After passing through the castle outer gates (no castle left) it was a lovely oasis to sit... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 19, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015 NEW

We stumbled access this small but delightful garden while strolling around Rothenburg. After passing through the castle outer gates (no castle left) it was a lovely oasis to sit and enjoy the views over the old town, also takes in the river and Tauber valley.

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Toronto, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

This isn't a very big garden, and I'm sure when the flowers are in bloom it is much prettier. I was there in October so I wasn't expecting much, that being said I was still pleasantly surprised by the views. I actually enjoyed the view from the walkways around the garden more than the gardens themselves. It would take no... More 

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Manila, Philippines
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015

After meandering around the Old Town, we sat down here to rest. The ruins have signs describing what they once were. One has to use the imagination to feel what it was like then. The views of the surrounding countryside are very nice.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014

Stumbling upon the gardens just as the sun set was more than I could have asked for. It was by far the perfect time to look out at the our scenic surroundings and snap photos.

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Munich, Germany
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36 reviews 36 reviews
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15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

If you want to get away from the madness of the city inner walls, come to the gardens for a great view of the valley below. Very short walking distance to the Marktplatz but nice. Not one of the most beautiful gardens I have ever seen, but peaceful and a nice escape.

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Greenville, South Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

these gardens are worth the stroll! Even on a day of wretched visibility, the views of the countryside are beautiful, and the looks back at the towers and wall of the old town excellent. Within the garden itself there are several very interesting sites, ones you'd expect like memorials to early rulers, Frederick Barbarossa among them, but less expected ones... More 

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Hiratsuka Japan
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

Yes, there is a view of the town walls, but unfortunately that's about it. This was the location of the town "castle", but that has been gone a very long time. There are some trees and grass, and the obligatory "holocaust" memorial that seems very out of place. Other than that it is a green space on the bluff overlooking... More 

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Olfen, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

Went here in Autumn, very nice and the view is fantastic. If you want an escape from the tourists then grab something from the bakery and go to the Burg garden, only a short walk from the Markt platz

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Petaling Jaya, Selangor, Malaysia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

The garden didn't really impress me as there were not a lot of flowers. maybe because i went when it was almost autumn. the view of the town from there is nice but other than that, nothing really special to me.

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Honolulu, Hawaii
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

The gardens themselves are nice, but not spectacular. It's a tranquil place to sit and relax. The views of the valley from the gardens are more impressive.

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