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Walk the wall

The city is one of the old walled ones on the romantic route. The walk is easy and can be attempted... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Niel G
Stellenbosch, South Africa
Great city wall walk

Walked the 2.7k walk on the wall looking in at the town and out over the country and town. A must... read more

Reviewed 14 June 2017
Hendrik T
Brisbane, Australia
via mobile
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“Walk the wall”
14 Jun 2017
“Great city wall walk”
Nordlingen, Bavaria, Germany
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The city is one of the old walled ones on the romantic route. The walk is easy and can be attempted by most people with some level of fitness. Beautiful views from the wall. Well worth the walk.

Thank Niel G
Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

Walked the 2.7k walk on the wall looking in at the town and out over the country and town. A must do for a town over 600 years old built in a 15 million year old meteor crater. Walk through the town following tourist maps...More

1  Thank Hendrik T
Reviewed 22 September 2015

This is the one tower one is able to access to the top. A small museum is contained inside with panoramas of the historic siege of the city in the 1600's, an old brass spire, helmets, and more.

1  Thank Berlinstadt
Reviewed 14 September 2015

There is a museum, but we did not stop to take it in...however, it is a beautiful part of the city wall and very picturesque.

1  Thank SiggyCook
Reviewed 5 September 2015

You can walk around almost all the city, and feel how was to defend a city at medieval times from the wall ... But you must see the museum at the principal gate (tor). There , if you are in a good shape, you walk...More

4  Thank WalmirRatier
Reviewed 18 March 2015

I'm not trying to let my phobias get in the way of writing an honest review of an attraction, but it's really hard to ignore my experience of the city walls when it was covered in spiders and cobwebs, please remember though this is coming...More

Thank doc111872
Reviewed 6 January 2015

This town is lovely--it's nice that the wall is completely in tact so you are able to walk all the way around it and enjoy the views. I highly recommend!

Thank DCTravelers69
Reviewed 19 October 2014

There are a number of towers and bastions on the intact walls of Nordlingen. It is lovely to walk the length of the walls always admiring the church of St Georg right in the centre. There is a cafe with a little terrace and a...More

Thank susanwalsh
Reviewed 1 June 2014

Rally enjoyed a leisurely walk around the entire wall of the city, from the covered walkway on top of the wall. Picturesque and provided a great historical perspective of what it would be like in the medieval times with in the city.

Thank jycanada
Reviewed 11 January 2013

As many of the major attractions of Nordlingen were closed between Christmas day and new year's day, we walked the wall. The museum at the gate was also closed when we visited. We took a leisurely hour to walk the wall. Took many photos. Interesting...More

1  Thank born2travelcom
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