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Altstadt: Tours & Tickets

Open Now: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
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“romantic road”(79 reviews)
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Rothenburg has made a concerted effort to preserve its medieval heritage, and Old Town reflects the historic fruits of this labor.
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91541, Rothenburg, Bavaria, Germany
+49 9861 404800
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I re-read my review of 7 years ago and everything is the same. I love Rothenburg and tell you to IGNORE the negativity that is frequently expressed on the forums here on TripAdvisor and Rick Steves. We were there in October, including the holiday of...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank bigtyke
Reviewed 1 week ago

An interesting place to just wander around in the old city. So many small shops to visit and I grant most are touristy but since we are tourists we wandered in and out of them The area begs you to take its picture and I'm...More

Date of experience: October 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you are near by do not hesitate to stop by. Its really worth it.. Have fun enjoy. Also I lot of coffee shop you must try it. Fun to walk all around the town..

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank coskund
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Quaint town full of shops and restaurants. Loved strolling around the town and climbing the steps to walk on the wall around the perimeter of the town. Must see--well worth the drive!

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Diane C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This town was one of the high lights of my recent central European tour with Cosmos the houses are beautifully decorated it's a walled town so you can take a walk around the walls. There is also a spire and from the top you get...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Harry D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were in awe at this beautiful town. While we were there they were having a Renissance Fair showing how things were done in olden times. The costumes, the displays, the music, the food and of course the beer were wonderful. You really felt like...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank beachloverUpstateNY
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visiting Rothenburg ob der Tauber was one of the highlights of my recent trip to Europe. It is as if you walked in to a movie set but is all authentic. We really enjoyed our two nights there.

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank txn
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

well not really. When you hear europeans criticize the US as full of plastic cities keep in mind that Berlin and much of Munich were flattened in WWII and are more modern than Boston...So too with RODT. I first heard of it from my junior...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank chimayred
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A wonderful lady recommended we visit this place and so glad we did! The location of the town is so cool. There are a ton of shops and restaurants to check out. If you love taking photos I don’t think you can go wrong by...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank P6998LCdonnad
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The town is a true photo opportunity from one end to the other, The medievil walled city is beautiful, quaint, charming, and filled with lots of history. So many things to see that you will fill your day trying to take in everything. Get to...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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15 September 2019|
Response from BenJamIno0303 | Reviewed this property |
I have never been there at Christmas itself but why don't you call Tourist Information on +49 9861 404800? They would know
Frank B
18 February 2019|
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Response from ChrisG932 | Reviewed this property |
Viking River Cruises make mention of Rothenburg on their website, I haven’t explored it but it might pay to have a look. I didn’t see any when we were there and I wouldn’t imagine any cruises stop in town as the river is... More
8 August 2018|
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Response from Rekerman | Reviewed this property |
We took the Romantischen Strasse from Munich to Frankfurt and we visited a few cities. The ones we liked the most were Landsberg (1/2 day) and Rothenburg (worth at least a whole day). Augsburg and Bad Merthingen (1/2 day... More