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An Church art lovers hidden gem in the Bavarian countryside

As we were touring the Bavarian country side our drive guide made a stop at Rottenbuch to see... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Eagle525
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Roselle, Illinois
beautiful church

If you are interested in architecture, this is a hidden gem. Rottenbuch used to have a larger... read more

Reviewed 21 June 2018
MSteb
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Madison, New Jersey
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“An Church art lovers hidden gem in the Bavarian countryside”
21 Jun 2018
“ beautiful church”
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Hauptstrasse, 82401 Rottenbuch, Bavaria, Germany
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Reviewed 1 week ago

As we were touring the Bavarian country side our drive guide made a stop at Rottenbuch to see Stiftkirche. From the outside the building has a clean modernistic yet traditional appearance. Most notable is how well the church, cemetery and the surrounding area appear to...More

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Reviewed 21 June 2018 via mobile

If you are interested in architecture, this is a hidden gem. Rottenbuch used to have a larger convent, and this was its church.

Thank MSteb
Reviewed 9 June 2018

A phantastic barocque church down in the Bavarian countryside which is worthwile to be visited even if it is not on the main road

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Reviewed 9 June 2018 via mobile

Amazing Baroque church in the very small town of Rottenbuch. I am baffled by how exceedingly well-maintained they keep it, despite what must be a small congregation! Free entry, easy to find, and we practically had the church to ourselves. Gift shop staff was friendly...More

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Reviewed 25 April 2017

It is not well known like the Wieskirche but its very similar iside.Its a great church to visit even if you believe in something else. Its unique interior really deserves a visit that you wont regret

Thank Dimitris V
Reviewed 1 April 2017

along the Bavarian Romantic Road was Rottenbuch Abbey, founded as an Augustinian monastery in 1073, the Abbey church was constructed between 1085 and 1125 in the Romanesque style. The elegant and simple exterior didn’t prepare us for the extraordinary high baroque style interior which was created in the 18th...More

Thank BecstarAbroad
Reviewed 6 February 2017

From the outside this church is very unassuming and plain but step inside and there is the most ornate baroque church I have ever seen. We were lucky to be on a small guided tour with Pure Bavaria and our driver Gunnar gave us a...More

2  Thank mcschillers
Reviewed 5 July 2015 via mobile

This was a great stop on romantic road and what a treat it was. Beautiful small village with church and cemetery. The inside of the church is like an iced cake. Well worth stopping off to see

1  Thank Cnn5
Reviewed 15 September 2014 via mobile

The beautiful church is the only attraction in this little town. I think it shold not have made it to the Romantic Route. I mean, it is a wonderful barroque church, if you are into churches DO stop here, if not, cross this stop from...More

1  Thank Vmartinussi
Reviewed 27 August 2014

Approaching the church from the outside, one would not expect the spectacular jewel hidden inside. As I told my travel companions, "this is where baroque exploded!" This church is truly a "must see" towards the end of the romantic road of Bavaria.

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