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An Easy Walk with a Great View

It was so cool to walk the mid-evil wall around Rothenberg. The views of the city were beautiful... read more

Reviewed April 11, 2024
Traveler796081
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Flower Mound, Texas
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42 towers for 2 hours by walk or from the Town Hall Tower for 5 minutes.

Most European cities cannot boast of preserved medieval walls and towers. Since as cities grew, the... read more

Reviewed November 28, 2023
VadimM67
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Murmansk, Russia
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Reviewed October 16, 2019

We went early in the morning so there were very few people which was great because we stopped so many times to take pictures. The views of the town were spectacular. We had been on the Nightwatchman's tour the night before (fabulous - thank-you Hans Georg Baumgartner)) and he had told us about the donation plaques mounted in the walls. It was really interesting to see plaques donated by people from all over the world. If you go to Rothenburg you cannot miss walking the wall.

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed October 13, 2019 via mobile

This wall encircles the town and is pretty high up! The steps are very steep so be careful! You can see the whole old town for the wall!

Date of experience: October 2019
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Reviewed October 11, 2019

you can walk most of the city on the walls, down below you come across some very photogenic areas. Nice

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed October 9, 2019

I decided to get up early in order to enjoy an early morning walk around the town walls especially after hearing the history of Rothenburg on the Nightwatchman's tour( not mentioned here on Tripadvisor) the night before.
Stairs are a little precarious on occasion but overall what a memorable morning. Beautiful views from certain sections.

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed October 8, 2019

strolled through the Wall gates and into the old town, by the Cathedral as folks were leaving their church services. Being Sunday I assume it was a little less crowded as some of the shops and restraunts were not open, but the feel of the town and the Kathy Wolfhart store was awesome. And I believe I had the best cappuchino of my life. Great place to visit and walk and look.

Date of experience: August 2019
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