Old Town, Rothenburg

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Experience the enchantment of medieval Germany in Rothenburg's Old Town. Comprising part of the famous Romantic Road, the neighborhood is considered one of the country's most well-preserved medieval quarters. Its 13th-century architecture is enclosed by the old city wall. Tour the antique storefronts and medieval houses that line the cobblestone streets. Then climb the 61 m (200 ft) tall Roedertor tower to admire the city's signature red-roof skyline. Don't leave before trying the traditional Schneeballen, or sugar-covered fried dough. To visit Old Town and other attractions in Rothenburg, use our Rothenburg trip builder app .
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  • Foot well in the Guidebook half if it says stay good in one day is too good. Please look at the scenery will change from morning until night, spend the night at the very least. Walking is recommended especially day-trippers a day, because of less time.
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  • Far the best German old people that I've been...! If you are traveling to Germany you can not miss this visit.
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  • Complete city walls, almost entirely accessible, narrow alleys, watchable marketplace, the whole well-kept historic city image, a delight for visitors. Must be seen. Stroll along the slopes to the Tauber Valley or the Castle or monastery garden offer quiet corners away from the tourist crowds. Everywhere, you will find tasteful restaurants, beer gardens and Cafés in the old town. Who once visited the town, will come back, maybe for a look from the top of the balloon.
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