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Fun Story of Sea man ship

The Lorelei story and the rock is a famous story of love and death and revenge. It is a part of... read more

Reviewed 6 October 2018
NickellFamilyTravel
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Los Angeles, California
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Easy to miss statue

The statue is small and hidden in a curve of the Rhine so it can be easily missed. A little bit... read more

Reviewed 29 July 2018
stefanny28
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Montreal
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Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

The Lorelei story and the rock is a famous story of love and death and revenge. It is a part of the Rhine river with a sharp turn around a large very high rock that stands today as a Monument.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank NickellFamilyTravel
Reviewed 29 July 2018

The statue is small and hidden in a curve of the Rhine so it can be easily missed. A little bit disappointing if you are expecting something more prominent.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank stefanny28
Reviewed 26 July 2018 via mobile

A big rock stalls from the Rhine river , not really something special , apart of the legend telling that a beautiful nymphaea was sitting on eat and sailors looking at her crashed their boats to the rock and drowned. Look for it carefully, can...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Gidons51
Reviewed 24 June 2018

Driving up the Rhine toward Oberwesel we took the turn off to view the statue. I enjoyed stopping in the parking area and seeing the cool stone statue with the map of the middle Rhine as well as walking down the jetty to see the...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank KenScolorado
Reviewed 13 June 2018

There are so many beautiful things to see when cruising the Rhine--vineyards, castles, villages--but this tiny statue is not one of them. The legend attached to the statue is much more interesting than the statue itself.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Sharon M
Reviewed 2 June 2018

We were on a Vicking river cruise on the Rhine and were given a brief history of this statue. It is not huge, and kind of blends in with the surrounding vegetation. Be sure to have your camera ready, since the ships go by it...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Mimivfl73
Reviewed 13 May 2018

The whole area is outstanding when traveling by ship. We got to hear the story of the Lorelei Statue as well as enjoy the magnificent views of castles along the Rhine River. The whole area is so beautiful Make sure that you have lots of...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank yellowbirdVermont
Reviewed 10 February 2018

We visited by river boat. Current in river is strong at this point and river is very busy with barges so tour boat cannot hang about waiting for you to take photos so it is snap it while you can. Not a very large statue...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed 26 December 2017 via mobile

The Lorelei statue is beautifully mounted on the edge of a peninsula by the river Rhine and is probably the most snapped thing by the river cruise boat passengers as they go down river. It celebrates the story if the Sirens singing to the sailors...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Bozeman-Dublin
Reviewed 24 December 2017 via mobile

Enjoy the walk. Burn some calories by walking all the way out to the statue on the peninsula. Worth the effort.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Gina G
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