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The city's historic section is filled with restaurants and taverns located throughout a series of pedestrian alleyways.
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Heinrich-Heine-Allee, 40213 Dusseldorf, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
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All reviews old town the river longest bar bars and restaurants alt beer cobblestone streets great atmosphere christmas market pedestrian area night life walk around lots of shops nice area people watching nice place altstadt breweries
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Although it is not so old, however bears the name Altstadt.It is usually very animated and there are many places where you can enjoy a good beer.The Germans are people friendly - at a glass of beer- although it would tell them about the usual.deserves...More

Thank Doina C
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Only spent a couple of hours here and enjoyed it. Lots of nice shops and restaurants and they have a Lindt chocolate shop!! We ate just of the main streets at a place called Pizzeria Pinocchio. There is also a market place nearby which is...More

Thank Oasis96
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We visited the rhine Riverside and walked around among the thousands of visitors basking in the beauty of this place. The river side is worth a visit with restaurants and ferry services

Thank Noel S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful area to walk around for shopping, dining and sightseeing. Used the tourist office which was very helpful.

Thank loribob67
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Altstadt is a must for anyone visiting Dusseldorf. It has endless bars, shops and resteraunts. The place is vibrant and lively, however those wanting a quieter meal/drink ate sure to find what they are looking for also. We were fortunate to have good weather...More

Thank Adventurous0694
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The area is called as old town, but it has an all new look and feel to it. The area is good for shopping and an evening in one of the bars along the Rhine would be a perfect end to the visit. The bars...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Old Town is nice. Good shops, good restaurants, nice bars. We love the Old Town. German cities are not as beautifull as Dutch cities. But this is ok

Thank JanFinsterwolde
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Old buildings are re-purposed, but the walking around is pleasant. I was out in the early morning and found much to like, such as the Carl's Platz market, the Medici Platz, and the duck ponds behind the Stadt Museum.

Thank platypus150
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had a great time in the Altstadt the weather was perfect and lovely to wander around with so many bars and shopping. We had a great meal one evening, sat outside such a great atmosphere. Came back every day to enjoy the surrondings. A must...More

Thank jeffturner
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Super fun alone or even with large groups! Great restaurants, German, Italian, beer gardens, live music, fun, gorgeous, & near the The Rhein River! Lovely walking, self-tour.

Thank Rebekah L
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July 14, 2018|
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Response from Sandra T | Reviewed this property |
No, the Alt Stadt is an area of Dusseldorf filled with bars, restaurants and boat trips on the Rhine can be started here, 7 days a week
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December 30, 2016|
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Response from William B | Reviewed this property |
When you arrive at airport catch a train in to the city. A ''Red Bus'' tour originates opposite the station. If you have luggage there is storage at the station. The tour is the best city tour I have taken in Europe and... More
November 21, 2016|
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Response from whiters_d | Reviewed this property |
Hello Prices for Gluwein vary. They charge a deposit on the glass or mug which you can keep. It depends on the quality of the mug some are attractive but others very touristy. The average 3€ for gluwein plus €5 deposit... More