Stadt Rothenburg ob der Tauber, Rothenburg

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Climb the east end tower of Stadt Rothenburg ob der Tauber to take in the views. A tight squeeze at the top of a ladder awaits those who brave the climb. Signs are a bit confusing. To climb the tower, go through the town hall's door on the side facing the square. After climbing the stairs, cross the big hall to go through the turnstile. You'll be asked for a small fee at the top. The structure began in 1250 with a Gothic-designed rear half. In 1572, construction began on the front half, crafted with Renaissance flair. With our world travel planner, Rothenburg attractions like Stadt Rothenburg ob der Tauber can be center stage of your vacation plans, and you can find out about other attractions like it, unlike it, near it, and miles away.
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  • We've been to this little village in the Easter holidays... One of the nicest countries on the romantic Strasse in my opinion. We slept in the country campground, very nice, quiet and clean. Restaurants, shops, etc. All very nice and quaint. We climbed to the tip of the tower, the last piece the stairs are very narrow, from where you see the whole country.
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  • The outside of the Rathaus had some scaffolding on it during our visit but the rest of the town square was amazing and beautiful. Our main thing was to climb the bell tower for a view of the city and ...  more »
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