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Address: Oberwesel, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
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Easy enjoyable walk.

The walk along the Oberwesel Wall was interesting and enjoyable. It parallels the Rhein River and offers excellent views. It was also an easy walk that allowed you to get an... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 6 days ago
Lynne P
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Boston, Massachusetts
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Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The walk along the Oberwesel Wall was interesting and enjoyable. It parallels the Rhein River and offers excellent views. It was also an easy walk that allowed you to get an overview of the town. I recommend it.

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San Marcos, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We took a lunch picnic up on the wall, and went back one night for an incredible view of the sunset and the Rhine. If you are traveling through the area by train it is a nice place to stop and stretch your feet. We will definitely remember this place on our next euro trip.

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Birmingham, AL
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2016

Our last full day in Oberwesel we decided to walk from the castle around the city. We walked the entire length of the wall. would love to have seen the city when the wall was still completely intact.

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2015

These were fun, but most of it is unavailable to explore. Worth going though but it doesn't take that long to see it.

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Pensacola, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

Extremely cool walk through. With towers all over town, the city itself is a historical walk. The towers along the trail on the western side of the city are really cool.

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

We spent a couple of hours exploring this charming town on the Rhine and really enjoyed it. Walking around the fortifications was a good way to get different views of Oberwesel and imagine life in past times.

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Belgium
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2015

Definitely worth a venture! We had a great time driving around, looking at the fortifications. We took a river boat cruise that was FABULOUS!!!!!! This is one of those towns that you go to, venture around, have a great time and you've conquered it, no need to venture back. It's comparable to other little historic towns, maybe a wee smaller.... More 

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Nelson, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

We stopped in Oberwesel for a coffee but could not find anything open. Disappointing so we walked along the town fortifications back to our car. I love the way that the town has just built itself around the walls. In some places, houses abut against the walls and in other places, there is narrow roadway in between. Numerous tunnels feed... More 

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Nauheim, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

Very unique fortifications, explore them, walk on them, discover a nice and very typical Rhine valley town.

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Hornsea, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

Whilst having a quiet evening walk, looking for somewhere to eat, we found this wall and walked along it. What secrets does it hold and the troubles it has stood through?

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