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Address: Munsterplatz, Freiburg im Breisgau, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
Phone Number: +49 4976 13881880
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A collection of small picturesque streams that line many of the streets of...

A collection of small picturesque streams that line many of the streets of Freiburg.

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Freiburger Baechle ooh yes :)

If you are visiting Freiburg you must see Baechle, they are small canals with water. You can see Baechle only in Freiburg.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 5 days ago
Kasia S
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

If you are visiting Freiburg you must see Baechle, they are small canals with water. You can see Baechle only in Freiburg.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really a quaint part of Freiburg. They were running very strongly during Christmas Market. Keeps you on your toes because November is not a time to accidentally step in one!

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Xenia, Ohio
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

When visiting Freiburg this a such a unique item and it is great to hear the water babbling in the city

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Thank tatdo
Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I can't imagine Freiburg without the "Bächle"!!!!! :-) Especially in summer to put your feed in the cold water is so refreshing.

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Horsham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 27, 2016

Haven't seen these anywhere else in our travels; they really are quaint! Great fun for younger kids to sail small toy boats on (available from local sellers of course)! Just don't step into one by accident; local tradition has it that you have to marry a local if you do and that would upset the wife :-)

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Thank Simon H
Naples, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 14, 2016

Having visited Freiburg on a hot September day, the bachle were a refreshing attraction. Many locals were soaking their hot feet, while we even spotted children's boats floating in another one. The bachles are definitely an original part of the cityscape.

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Thank lisamkboet
Tel Aviv, Israel
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 13, 2016

The bachle is cute and nice to see but not more then that, unless you with kids and then you can buy a little boat and float it down the street.

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Thank Keren B
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 30, 2016

I had not heard of the Bachle before arriving in Freiburg. They pop up all over the place and seem very clean, with toddlers allowed to dip their feet in them. Certainly kept my children amused.

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Thank Liz R
England, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 30, 2016

I was quite looking forward to navigating my way around these but a lot were dried up when we visited and rather rubbish strewn... A shame cos they are a lovely feature. Saw some boats and ducks in them for a touch of fun. You can't miss them though!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 29, 2016

The main roads of Freiburg are lined with small water tunnels that historically used to contain large fires. Today these small tunnels are mainly used as an afternoon entertainment for the kids who love to sail their small toy boats and imagine sailing to distant and exotic places.

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