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Oberkassel

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Neighborhood: Altstadt
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Address: Dusseldorf, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
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This neighborhood is known for its concentration of Art Nouveau...

This neighborhood is known for its concentration of Art Nouveau architecture.

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Nice Riverside Walk

A great way to spend an hour or two in Dusseldorf. lots of restaurants, bars and places to sit, eat and watch the world go by. Several touristy ships sailing up and down the river... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed October 5, 2015
Skinut79
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North Holland Province, The Netherlands

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Figline e Incisa Valdarno, Italy
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82 reviews
26 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2015 via mobile

Oberkassel is a very elegant and "green" district of Düsseldorf and to get here you have to cross to the other part of the river. The architecture of most buildings is very beautiful and lovely to watch, definitely these house belong to wealthy people. Every and each house has something interesting about itself, they are a lovely view on a... More 

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Lancashire, United Kingdom
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218 reviews
54 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 128 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2015

Crossed the bridge on the City tour bus, was told that due to the river being too narrow where it was originally built, they actually moved the bridge sideways to its current location. A real feat of ingenuity and invention.

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Thank newpacker
North Holland Province, The Netherlands
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515 reviews
177 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 226 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2015

A great way to spend an hour or two in Dusseldorf. lots of restaurants, bars and places to sit, eat and watch the world go by. Several touristy ships sailing up and down the river as well as lots of smaaller private small craft.

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Thank Skinut79
Delhi
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31 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2015

The true European walk way by the riverside. Amazing setting, sumptuous offerings from the numerous restaurants b the river. Not to be missed for sure in Dusseldorf.

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Cairo, Egypt
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171 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2015

Walking across this bridge gives you some amazing views of the Rhein and the city. You can even drive, cycle or take the metro across!

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Thank Karim M
Düsseldorf
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137 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

For me the nicest part of the city, old houses, many restaurants, shops, good mix of people. Has good connectin with the tram, parking is more difficult

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Thank ReiseLeidenschaft
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

Nice area,great neighborhood and less crowded. Nice view of the Altstadt from the opposite side of the river.Nice place to take a walk or cycling around.

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Thank Supriya B
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015

Rich an famous live on the other side of the Rhine river. During August they have the large fair with fireworks on this side of dusseldorf. If you have extra time take the kids to through rocks bouncing on the water. This is wat i did as a kid. No video, dvd or texting ;). Nice restaurants around the tram... More 

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Dusseldorf, Germany
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59 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

Not recommended coming by car as parking is a complete disaster...Dont mind the posh locals, they are who they are (or pretend to be...)

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Thank Lofts3008
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3 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

This a great neighborhood. There are delicious bakeries, quaint shops and restaurants. It is worth a visit. Less crowded than Altstadt but certainly worth the time to take it. I suggest getting a cup of coffee or having a beer and sit outside and watch people go by after you have taken in the shops. I had lunch there and... More 

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