Town Walls, Rothenburg

4.8
Discover one of the most well-preserved medieval cities in Germany from the Rothenburg Town Walls. Constructed in the Middle Ages, the walls surround the historic city center. They're dotted with fortified towers and impressive 15th-century gates. Walk the towering walls for a view of the city's skyline and preserved medieval structures. You also can climb to the top of the watchtowers for a bird's-eye view of the countryside and city center. Bring a city map with you while walking the wall. By identifying the city buildings, you'll be able to orient yourself. Plan to visit Town Walls during your Rothenburg vacation using our convenient Rothenburg road trip app .
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  • A unique experience to walk along such old walls. Beautiful views, a sense of history and unique craftsmanship. Even to walk just a portion of this wall is worth it. The stairs ate steep and narrow-so...  more »
  • This is a self guided tour of the wall that nearly surrounds the old town area. Narrow and uneven steps to get up to the narrow walkway. If you are over 5’10”, watch your head. There are numerous plaq...  more »
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