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Hameln Old Town

Hameln, Lower Saxony, Germany
+49 4951 51957823
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Beautiful German town

One of the most beautiful German towns This is the town of the medieval story“ Pied Piper” Look... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
priya T
via mobile
Delightful and well-preserved

This pretty little Old Town, with its pedestrianised streets, is crammed with lovely centuries-old... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Jane D
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Melbourne, Australia
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Hameln, Lower Saxony, Germany
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"pied piper"
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"christmas market"
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"at noon"
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"day trip"
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"plenty of places to eat"
in 3 reviews
"mid september"
in 2 reviews
"worth a visit"
in 8 reviews
"nice atmosphere"
in 3 reviews
"great place to explore"
in 2 reviews
"per hour"
in 2 reviews
"clean streets"
in 4 reviews
"open air"
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"middle ages"
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"walk around"
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"pedestrian zone"
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"rat catcher"
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"modern shopping mall"
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

One of the most beautiful German towns This is the town of the medieval story“ Pied Piper” Look out for the brass rats on the cobbled street in the city centre ‘ Altstadt ‘. The town has really brought the story to life, there is...More

Thank priya T
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This pretty little Old Town, with its pedestrianised streets, is crammed with lovely centuries-old architecture in a variety of styles, from buildings with ornate facades to half-timbered cottages. Follow the brass rats as well as meandering the back streets. The Pied Piper legend is obviously...More

Thank Jane D
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We absolutely loved our recent visit to Hameln Old Town. It was a beautiful meander through some amazing buildings with the highlight being watching the clock complete with rats and children following, not to be missed. Wish we had been able to stop for longer.

Thank Herfie
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Reviewed 4 June 2018 via mobile

A beautiful old town very colourful some amazing old houses dating back to the 15th century you must follow the bass rat on the ground as you walk around lovely old town not to be missed

Thank Susan ann G
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Reviewed 16 April 2018

In the central part of the old town, no cars are allowed so it's a very nice walking area. Amazing houses and buildings and outdoor cafeterias and bars.

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Reviewed 15 April 2018

We'd read so many reviews on the internet about how much people enjoyed their time in Hameln and they weren't kidding. It's was by far the best and most beautiful city on our travels on the 'Fairy Tale Road'. Beautiful buildings, clean streets (and "rats")...More

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Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

Hameln is a very beautiful town, cobblend Stone paths, and old buildings, the oldest one I remember seeing is from 1500. Hameln is famous for the fable 'The Pied Piper of Hameln'. This place is worth a visit.

Thank MLV31
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Reviewed 7 March 2018 via mobile

In this part of Germany this was a really nice surprise! Beautiful old renaissance buildings that are exceptional! The Piper story is all over to be found. Good shops, nice pedestrian zone so overall really enjoyable

Thank EMBE762
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Reviewed 5 March 2018

I always enjoy visiting Hameln, you can either talk a walk round the old town, visit the malls and do some shopping or just be, A true joy.

Thank Aidafarhoud
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Reviewed 15 February 2018

Lovely day trip out from Hannover, such a pretty town with a nice atmosphere, very clean, lots of cafes, nice streets, very historic a lot of character, did a Pied Piper tour which was great to see where the story had originated from. Was interesting...More

Thank geobee1
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