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Very nice town ...

We visited the town as we came for a tour of the Meyer werft ship building plant. The town was... read more

Reviewed 29 September 2017
Penticton803
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Canada
A lovely way to spend a day

We came to visit Papenburg from Holland and what a lovely find it was. A charming town by the Ems... read more

Reviewed 16 June 2017
325JaneS
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Crewe, United Kingdom
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29 Sep 2017
“Very nice town ...”
16 Jun 2017
“A lovely way to spend a day”
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Reviewed 29 September 2017

We visited the town as we came for a tour of the Meyer werft ship building plant. The town was charming with foot bridges, small shipss and boat in what was the canal at one time. The restaurants and shops along the canal are nice...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed 16 June 2017

We came to visit Papenburg from Holland and what a lovely find it was. A charming town by the Ems river with a canal through the centre. We had a lovely walk down the canals seeing the footbridges and the Frederike ship. Although it was...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed 30 November 2016

On a Sunday morning we visited the center of Papenburg. The town center has a canal right through with one-way streets on either side and in the canal there are a number of old ships and also some nice displays of the Meyer Warf with...More

Date of experience: November 2016
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Reviewed 31 July 2016

Beautiful place it feels like you are inside a paint, the view and food is exceptional. Take clothes for a veeryy cold weather with you!!!

Date of experience: August 2015
1  Thank LucM G
Reviewed 10 October 2015

An interesting place for a tourism office, the staff are friendly and helpful. I am not sure about their English capabilities because we spoke in German, but I think most of the tours you can book there are also in German unfortunately.

Date of experience: October 2015
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