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Medieval City

This city offered a look back in time. This medieval architecture is sure to please the observer... read more

Reviewed October 5, 2018
Greenville, South Carolina
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Avoid during Winter

Really awesome, beautiful town but many of the shops and businesses are closed until Spring. We... read more

Reviewed January 14, 2018
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Hauptstr. 57, 63897 Miltenberg, Bavaria, Germany
+49 9371 6606975
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Reviewed October 5, 2018 via mobile

This city offered a look back in time. This medieval architecture is sure to please the observer. The old timber frames, some noticeable sagging of structural timbers and crooked lanes to follow through the city center. We stopped at the old Zum Riesen Inn to...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank RobertSofSC
Reviewed January 14, 2018 via mobile

Really awesome, beautiful town but many of the shops and businesses are closed until Spring. We found this out the hard way haha. We will be back when the weather warms up.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank jmsped76
Reviewed September 2, 2017

Miltenberg is on the Main River and is a town of about 10,000 people. Notable for its well preserved, decorative half-timbered houses it’s a tourist haven and photographer’s paradise. The houses date from the 15th to 17th century, although the oldest, verified house is dated...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Boyd J
Reviewed June 9, 2017

This is one of the most beautiful towns in the area and I was pleased to revisit. There are many half-timbered houses and two main squares Some highlights include Angel Square, Zum Riesen which is probably Germany's oldest hotel. St. Jakobus the 1380 town church,...More

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank Betula103
Reviewed May 31, 2017

What a fabulous medieval and historical village oozing with history. Loved the wonderful food shops, especially the butchers and the people here are so helpful and friendly. There are some toilets near the bridge which are clean and there is no charge. The architecture in...More

Date of experience: May 2017
1  Thank Xanerin
Reviewed May 17, 2017 via mobile

Lovely walk through the history books, many resorted houses, beautiful. Lots of stores and bakery's to pop into.. be sure and climb the stairs by the museum to the top of the wall

Date of experience: May 2017
1  Thank advcards
Reviewed December 16, 2016

Miltenberg is a wonderful Medieval town with many half timbered houses. There's also a castle that sits on the hill. It's well worth a visit.

Date of experience: September 2016
1  Thank lcb5310
Reviewed November 11, 2016 via mobile

Visited this town as part of a Viking River Cruise. Worth seeing the half timber houses and learning the history of the town. It was cold and rainy and got dark while we were there, not the best conditions for a good visit. Recommend visiting...More

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank Q3521UCdeborahb
Reviewed October 28, 2016

Another stop on our Viking cruise, Miltenberg oozes history. Our guide, Andy, gave us a very good over view of the town's history. Would have loved to have had another few hours to really investigate more of the side streets, little shops, the local castle...

Date of experience: October 2016
4  Thank SharnRol2018
Reviewed October 7, 2016

We were on a tour with Jim- a Scot who lives locally - he was absolutely terrific and pointed out many really special things. Many of the houses are original from the 14th and 15th centuries, and some of the businesses have been operated by...More

Date of experience: September 2016
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