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Obere Gasse

Old Town | between the Obertor and Arcaspl., Chur, Switzerland
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Ranked #3 of 25 attractions in Chur
Type: Landmarks/ Points of Interest
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Chur, Switzerland
14 reviews 14 reviews
6 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 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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69 reviews 69 reviews
18 attraction reviews
41 helpful votes 41 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
13 reviews 13 reviews
9 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 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
13 helpful votes 13 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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70 reviews 70 reviews
11 attraction reviews
42 helpful votes 42 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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Top Contributor
81 reviews 81 reviews
45 attraction reviews
70 helpful votes 70 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
13 reviews 13 reviews
8 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 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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