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“old town”(343 reviews)
“the river”(125 reviews)
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The city's historic section is filled with restaurants and taverns located throughout a series of pedestrian alleyways.
As featured in 3 Days in Dusseldorf
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Heinrich-Heine-Allee, 40213 Dusseldorf, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 7 October 2014

We love going to the Dusseldorf Altstadt every few weeks! It's a 2 hour drive for us from Belgium but it's well worth it. Nice relax atmosphere. Suggested "tour": 1. Park under the river "parkplatz rheinufer" 2. Go get a dirt cheap and delicious jumbo...More

10  Thank xaii
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 14 March 2012

We spend my birthday in the Altstadt, and had a great time after all with 16 international people. The only (and unacceptable) point is that the dark-skinned friends wouldn't be allowed to enter in any club, while the white people between us were allowed anywhere....More

22  Thank Daniel-Schiavini
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All reviews old town the river longest bar bars and restaurants alt beer cobblestone streets great atmosphere christmas market pedestrian area night life walk around lots of shops nice area people watching nice place altstadt breweries
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

If you envision walking down a European cobblestone road with people everywhere drinking German Beer Steins and having a great time, this is the place! Loved it.

Thank JoeWMH
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

For a variety of reasons we found ourselves in the old town early in the morning just as things were opening. Coffee and a pastry an ideal way to ward off The damp. After an excursion out of Dusseldorf we returned at dinner time and...More

Thank ward27342
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

You should see , narrow streets with lots of shops and walkside restaurants, serving food and drinks

Thank Navid S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good malls near by. Several restaurants and pubs to try the local brews. Walk by the River to soak in views of the downtown.

Thank Surya M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

So much to do just walking around and exploring. There are a ton of bars and restaurants and it was neat to just be able to grab a beer or two at each place and try out the different areas. Some places do no accept...More

Thank ashleymccolloch
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We strolled around the old town, where we found lots of traditional German buildings. Despite it being a warm Sunday there were very little people around and it was a leisurely afternoon.

Thank Chelsea B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The altstadt is nice to walk around and do some shopping or go to a restaurant. It has athmosphere but is not very pittoreske.

Thank R. B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Although it is not so old, however bears the name Altstadt.It is usually very animated and there are many places where you can enjoy a good beer.The Germans are people friendly - at a glass of beer- although it would tell them about the usual.deserves...More

Thank Doina C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Only spent a couple of hours here and enjoyed it. Lots of nice shops and restaurants and they have a Lindt chocolate shop!! We ate just of the main streets at a place called Pizzeria Pinocchio. There is also a market place nearby which is...More

Thank Oasis96
Reviewed 9 October 2018 via mobile

We visited the rhine Riverside and walked around among the thousands of visitors basking in the beauty of this place. The river side is worth a visit with restaurants and ferry services

Thank 883noels
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woodshirley5
14 July 2018|
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Response from Sandra T | Reviewed this property |
No, the Alt Stadt is an area of Dusseldorf filled with bars, restaurants and boat trips on the Rhine can be started here, 7 days a week
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Joseph & Sh... P
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
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Hollysmummy24
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
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