We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Review Highlights
Unique

The town survived WWII with little damage. The walled city is typical German - beautiful and... read more

Reviewed January 10, 2019
JohnCamp81
,
Crossville, Tennessee
Oh yes

Just like you can't leave home without it - you must take in this site and snap many pictures... read more

Reviewed November 6, 2018
908donaldc
Read all 158 reviews
All photos (145)
All photos (145)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent43%
  • Very good41%
  • Average16%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travelers talk about
“walled town”(3 reviews)
“old city”(2 reviews)
“gate”(14 reviews)
About
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
55°
36°
Apr
65°
44°
May
70°
50°
Jun
Contact
91541, Rothenburg, Bavaria, Germany
Website
+49 9861 709768
Call
Improve This Listing
translated by Google
Top Selling Tours & Activities in and around Rothenburg
from $123.64
More Info
Reviews (158)
Filter reviews
38 results
Traveler rating
15
20
3
0
0
Traveler type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
Traveler rating
15
20
3
0
0
Show reviews that mention
All reviews walled town old city gate visitors photos stairs
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 38 reviews
Reviewed January 10, 2019

The town survived WWII with little damage. The walled city is typical German - beautiful and waiting to be photographed. Take in the entire city wall if you visit.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank JohnCamp81
Reviewed November 6, 2018

Just like you can't leave home without it - you must take in this site and snap many pictures. Like the rest of the city it is so iconic.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 908donaldc
Reviewed October 20, 2018

This is an interesting part of the wall that is still in good condition around the old town of Rothenburg .Much photographed by visitors.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank GEEOZ
Reviewed July 8, 2018

This is one of the five main gates to the outer wall of the town. For a small fee (collected at the top), you can climb to the top for a great view of the entire town.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank austinfamilyof4
Reviewed June 4, 2018

After having seen the other gates, this is not the most fascinating.You can climba it and enjoy the view.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Ana_L_23
Reviewed May 31, 2018

Like man other Rothernburg entrances, this one gives the impression of transporting you into another time.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank montanapescado
Reviewed December 25, 2017

When we arrived by train a few days ago this was our first sight of the old city wall and what was to come. These gateways that lead you into this amazing city sure could tell some tales and each one is different.Fantastic construction.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank roy v
Reviewed December 21, 2017

As we arrived from the train station, Rodertor should be the first gate we have passed by prior to entering the walled town of Rothenburg. You could climbed up the stairs and walked on top of the wall to view the surrounding moat around the...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank YTCHENG
Reviewed September 29, 2017

I lost count of the number of gates into and out of this walled town. All of them slightly different and all with their own unique style. Fascinating to see so many double gates as they obviously expanded the town as it grew in stature.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank ye12013
Reviewed September 14, 2017

this is one of the gates at the far end of the town but well worth the walk to see this part of the walls as its so different and imagine it in days gone by

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank debcox
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 45 nearby hotels
Hotel Spitzweg
479 reviews
.03 miles away
Gasthof Zum Breiterle
232 reviews
.04 miles away
Romantik Hotel Markusturm
780 reviews
.04 miles away
Prinzhotel Rothenburg
269 reviews
.08 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 112 nearby restaurants
Profumo Di Pasta Da Giuseppe
193 reviews
.09 miles away
Brothaus Cafe Burgbernheim
37 reviews
.08 miles away
Restaurant Michelangelo
619 reviews
.07 miles away
Romantik Hotel Markusturm
177 reviews
.06 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 82 nearby attractions
Vieille Ville
3,138 reviews
.17 miles away
Town Walls
2,185 reviews
.11 miles away
Rothenburg Town Hall (Rathaus)
1,328 reviews
.16 miles away
Schmiedgasse
162 reviews
.14 miles away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Rodertor staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines