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Worms

Address: Altstadt, Worms, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
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KD Rhine Pass from Mainz
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Ranked #4 of 13 Attractions in Worms
Type: Historic Sites, Cultural
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Rio Rancho
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11 reviews 11 reviews
8 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

If you want a treasure off the beaten path, visit Worms in Germany. It is located in the Rhineland Palatinate of Germany. Make sure you have GPS access. There is a wonderful Romanesque cathedral built in 1171-1230. Take some time to visit the cathedral. Lots of history and beauty that you will not find elsewhere. Close by is a Jewish... More

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Fitchburg, Massachusetts
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59 reviews 59 reviews
47 attraction reviews
82 helpful votes 82 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2014

A must visit for those interested in History. Worms Dom another example of Romanesque Archetecture. Fantastic day trip destination from Heidelberg. Great view of the Rhine good walking city, plenty of good resteraunts. Great little museum covering more than ten thousand years of history of the area. We thouroughly enjoyed our trip to the city. History everywhere just waiting for... More

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Watford, England
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35 reviews 35 reviews
14 attraction reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2013

Really worth a visit, a pretty place with good restaurants and lovely walks along the Rhein. The Bakfishfest is brilliant.

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Gilberdyke
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408 reviews 408 reviews
238 attraction reviews
220 helpful votes 220 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2013

Driving to Heidelberg from the Mosel valley, we stopped at Worms for lunch. We should have planned to stay longer. There’s so much history here, especially Judeo-Christain history, as well as the second world war. If we’d had the time, we’d have taken a guided tour with someone who knows what’s where. But even just trolling around like we did,... More

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Ockenheim, Germany
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234 reviews 234 reviews
152 attraction reviews
183 helpful votes 183 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2013

I put this disclaimer on all my Worms reviews: If you're interested in Christian/religious history, Worms is a good place to visit. If not, Worms probably won't impress you. The "if you are" portion: If Christian/religious history does interest you, one could spend anywhere from a few hours to a whole day seeing and taking in the sights. As a... More

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Nuenen, The Netherlands
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157 reviews 157 reviews
42 attraction reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2013

Don't miss the Jewish quarter. Interesting. A lot of history wrapped into Worms. Go to the local information Centre near Neumarkt, ask for the restaurant list and a map plus the walking tour. On a sunny day you will be fine. Remarkable: a lot of ice cream eaters in summer time and a host of ice cream selling points.

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sydney
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75 reviews 75 reviews
39 attraction reviews
81 helpful votes 81 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2013

True, Woms is not high on the list of German cities to visit but for a few days of quiet time it's ideal. The Dom (cathdral) and there is a good amount of Jewish history as well. Well preserved (and/or rebuilt) medieval walls stand round much of the city.

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Heidelberg, Germany
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56 reviews 56 reviews
19 attraction reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2013

Worms is a small idyllic city which seems to have kept its charm… it is worth a visit IF one has ticked off Heidelberg’s sights.

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Wagga Wagga, Australia
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216 reviews 216 reviews
210 attraction reviews
248 helpful votes 248 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2012 via mobile

Visually unappealing and grotty. Worns is mainly post war and like many German cities,it's riddled with nasty concrete and so so shopping. Try Heidelberg,Munich and Marburg instead.

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Mannheim, Baden-Württemberg, Germany
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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2012

Really nice city with plenty of places to see, parking is not great but sufficient. Well worth a visit!

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