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Altstadt von Innsbruck

Innsbruck, Austria
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Ranked #2 of 36 Attractions in Innsbruck
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Historic Sites, Cultural
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Berkshire, UK
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014 NEW

The Altstadt is a beautiful area of Innsbruck. Friedrich Strasse which leads to the Golden Roof has arched walkways with a good variety of interesting small shops. The Golden Roof is in an open square which when we visited was filled with the Christmas market. A climb up the Stadtturm is well worth the effort.

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Zurich, Switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

We were quite lucky as we visited Innsbruck during the christmas period... Everything so well decorated and the christmas markets just cute, full of people, Gluhwein, food, and good mood... We like in general Innsbruck very much! Especially during Christmas and snowing period is a must to go!

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Tallinn, Estonia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

Take a fiew hours to walk the oldtown, there are so many beautiful houses, very interesting museums, many cafes and souvenir shops. You must visit some local bakery! I still remember the smell.. so tasty!

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Bologna, Italy
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60 attraction reviews
79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

Innsbruck is famous for its Xmas markets. They are very nice and attract thousands of people. Too many, probably, to enjoy its historical center, which is really very impressing. Strolling around is very enjoyable. Many things to see, a couple of masterpieces, and many shops richly decorated. Really worth a visit.

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Istanbul, Turkey
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32 reviews 32 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

Innsbruck is such a tiny and well-organized city that you can discover every corner in its center in just one day on foot! I'd definitely recommend walking along each and every street in the historical area since it reflects the history and the Alpine tradition of the city and its surroundings very well. The west side of the HbF or... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

We arrived Sunday afternoon, bought the Innsbruck Card. Took advantage of the sun being out in November here and went up to the top of the mountain via the Cable Cars. Glorious! Who cares about the crush in the cable cars! Monday, found the Imperial Palace had closed for November, as were the Audio Museum and several other local attraction.... More 

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Whiby Ontario
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

We had a short stop in Innsbruck and were impressed with the old town. It was a Saturday, so lots going on as far as entertainers on the promenade which is a pedestrian area with many restaurants offering outdoor seating, ice cream (gelato) shops, and mixed shopping opportunities .Strolled over to the river for some pictures and purchased some jewellery... More 

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Magdeburg, Sachsen-Anhalt, Germany
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

I had great day in Innsbruck, but around 1,5 h in the ciry center was quite enough to make an impression. The Best thing is the snowy mountains you see between the houses, it creates special atmosphere of the city. It is a bit italian, a bit average austrian, take a short walk to see main sights on the way... More 

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Moscow, Russia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

Quite a neat place, indeed. Yet, unwelcoming tourists in November a many museums are closed, which is quite disappointing as it could attract more visitors during this interim season. Otherwise it is a usual Austrian town with fine cousine as in the most of the country.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014 via mobile

This old town has so many restaurant and u can enjoy the meal while seeing the mountain view.... There are also many souvenir shop with reasonable price...

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