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Old Town Bern

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Address: Bern, Switzerland
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The 11 fountains, the architecture, I understood why it's an UNESCO site. The Wanderweg along Aare river is beautiful, you're in the city center but you walk in woods, nature... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 1, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW

The 11 fountains, the architecture, I understood why it's an UNESCO site. The Wanderweg along Aare river is beautiful, you're in the city center but you walk in woods, nature smells, the river roars, you see the cathedral and the historical center from below

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW

this place has a really nice feel to it. we walked everywhere on a nice sunny day. views are amazing. don't think twice about visiting this place!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW via mobile

You will find everything you need. Nice buildingw, park, good bars, restaurants, shops and so on. Don't miss it!

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Melbourne, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 131 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

Anyone coming to Bern will visit the Old Town. To learn about its history, city walking tours can be booked through the Tourist Information Centre at the main Railway Station. There are also free walking tours which you will find through a web search. OR you can get a map (from the tourist bureau) and do your own thing. The... More 

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Kansas City, Missouri
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW via mobile

We didn't have much time scheduled for Bern, other then a stop on the train. But, once we got there we ended up spending the day and wish we would have planned for more!! There is so much to see and do, so much history and beautiful architecture. So make sure to plan to spend some time in Bern, you... More 

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New Delhi, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW via mobile

The city has an old world charm Situated on the banks of River Rhine The town has cobbled streets. Just sit anywhere and enjoy the sites The Click Tower is a must visit and just across the road are numerous shops A shoppers paradise as well !!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

The pebbled roads, the clock tower and the roadside restaurants have their own charm. We liked visiting the old town of Bern, and would recommend it to all the visitors to switzerland. It is a small but beautiful place. parking is expensive.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

You can collect many unique, cute and special fountains and Bern is the very beautiful town. However, I didn't see bears in Bern and left little regret.

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Province of Malaga, Spain
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

Simply amazing place to visit. Full of character and charm. Small artisan shops and cafes. A contrast to the rest of Bern.

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Bern, Switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

most beautiful city in Europe No cars, old classic covered shopping zone, many sights, a lot of history. Mher City trip does not go

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Address: Address: Bern, Switzerland
Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Bern  >  Bern Mittelland District  >  Bern

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