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Obere Gasse

Old Town | between the Obertor and Arcaspl., Chur, Switzerland
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Ranked #4 of 19 Attractions in Chur
Type: Landmarks/ Points of Interest, Landmarks
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Type: Landmarks/ Points of Interest, Landmarks

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Perth
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88 reviews 88 reviews
37 attraction reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

Collection of a variety of stores and in a pedestrian friendly zone - spend some time wandering around here and taking in the history.

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Chur, Switzerland
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14 reviews 14 reviews
6 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2013

Just a small Street in the old Town of Chur. Nothing special. End of August one of many places for the "Churer Fest".

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Chur, Graubunden, Switzerland
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100 reviews 100 reviews
22 attraction reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

The Old Town of Chur literally: Chur is the oldest City in Switzerland. Many nice buildings give evidence of past times. Cafés, gelatterias and many boutiques invite for an extended stroll. You can book a guided trip (individual or groups) around the Old town get an insight of the interesting history of this city. Book at the tourist office at... More 

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Chur, Switzerland
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13 reviews 13 reviews
9 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

the Obere Gasse has a lot of boutique kind of shops and restaurants/Cafe. The area is not accessible for cars so a nice walk checking out the stores and the very old buildings. In the summer on Saturday morning is the local market that sells products from the area not to be missed. Also around Christmas the Christmas Market is... More 

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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34 reviews 34 reviews
17 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2013

This is the Old Town is Chur, one of the Oldest towns in Switzerland. There's a great vibe with good restaurants and shop while in the area.

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Eastern CT
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85 reviews 85 reviews
12 attraction reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2013

If in the area, this is a must-see. Beautiful buildings, with mountains as a backdrop. Photographs that frame themselves between alleys of cobblestone streets. We had the pleasure of being there around Christmas time, and the understated decorations were absolutely enchanting--coming from the USA where the giant inflatables and over-the-top lighting has taken over, it was nice to have such... More 

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Singapore
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84 reviews 84 reviews
46 attraction reviews
77 helpful votes 77 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2012

We stopped over in Chur, the oldest settlement in Switzerland on the way from St Moritz to Lucerne. We heard about Obere Gasse (Old Town) so we decided to take a look. It's not too far from the train station. Exit towards the South and walk up the street you see in a Southerly direction for about 15 minutes. We... More 

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Davos, Zwitserland
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13 reviews 13 reviews
8 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2012

You can see traditional shops, but also very modern, clothes, but also souvenirs or culty things. Its in the middle of the old part of Chur which is the oldest city of Switzerland

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