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“old town”(340 reviews)
“the river”(123 reviews)
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The city's historic section is filled with restaurants and taverns located throughout a series of pedestrian alleyways.
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Heinrich-Heine-Allee, 40213 Dusseldorf, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
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All reviewsold townthe riverlongest barbars and restaurantsalt beercobblestone streetsgreat atmospherechristmas marketpedestrian areanight lifelots of shopswalk aroundpeople watchingnice placealtstadtbreweriesaltbier
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Reviewed 1 week ago

cosy and lively city center, lots of pubs and restaurants and you can find people around at any time of the night!

Thank gp68
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Altstadt of Duesseldorf is one of the best party locations I know. A lot of bars, restaurants, breweries, discotheques are located there. Depending on the weekday you can’t move easily from one bar to the other even after midnight, because it’s so crowded. My...More

Thank fijomo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lots of restaurants, pubs, and shops to excite all your senses. The market has everything you need for meals; flowers too. There is a great kitchen store here-fantastic items. Plenty of options for everyone

Thank Janine H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Altstadt is what every tells you to visit, when in Dusseldorf. But...when is equally important (if not more). a) not on a sunday, when everything is shutdown; except for the F+Bs. b) go on the 1st sunday of the month becoz there's this really fun(tastic)...More

Thank Dalip C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a free evening so decided to go around. We were just looking to pass our time. Nice place to roam around with good restaurants and shopping. It had a good old charm.

Thank azizp_786
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Highlight of my visit, full of bars, restaurants and culture, it was a sight to behold and the highlight of my visit, the weather was sunny and the walk was pleasurable busy no struggle to find somewhere to eat or drink, all around good atmosphere...More

Thank Thomas C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It is a vibrant place, plenty of bars and restaurants. View from the river bank is great (classic one that you see in the pictures). I did not find it overpriced (tourism like) and it is probably because locals are regulars there.

Thank Hernandes F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Love the Old Town (Altstadt), it has something for everyone day and night time. Great atmosphere as the World Cup was on when we went so was great fun.

Thank gemmalaurax
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is the old part of the city. It's the place to be if you want to see historic buildings, visit quaint shops and eat in traditional German bars where the food is hearty and the beer is brewed by the pub. You are also...More

Thank Barolo2004
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you are down the waterfront, it is worthy walking around the area to take into account some of the history that survived and has been rebuilt since wwii.

Thank Greg S
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14 July 2018|
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Response from paul0107 | Reviewed this property |
No, it’s an area full of shops, bars and restaurants
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30 December 2016|
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Response from William B | Reviewed this property |
When you arrive at airport catch a train in to the city. A ''Red Bus'' tour originates opposite the station. If you have luggage there is storage at the station. The tour is the best city tour I have taken in Europe and... More
22 November 2016|
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Response from whiters_d | Reviewed this property |
Hello Prices for Gluwein vary. They charge a deposit on the glass or mug which you can keep. It depends on the quality of the mug some are attractive but others very touristy. The average 3€ for gluwein plus €5 deposit... More