Saarburg Waterfall, Saarburg

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Must see · Waterfall · Nature / Park
was formed when the Leuk River was routed through the heart of Saarburg's old town in the 13th century to provide water for fighting fires. Today, from a small iron footbridge, you can the water cascading through a brick-lined chasm between the center's historic buildings. Nearby, shops and cafes beckon you to stop in for a browse or a bite on the cobblestone streets overlooking the waterfall. Waterwheels turn below, providing power to the city, just as they have for centuries. Make Saarburg Waterfall a part of your Saarburg vacation plans using our Saarburg trip planner.
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  • We had lunch outside the city center, because we were not aware of the cuteness of this historic town. The water + waterfall in the center of town is surrounded by cute houses and lots of terraces...  more »
  • Did you know the river Leuk goes through the town center to provide the ancient fire department off water in case of a fire? A really nice old town center with the waterfall just finishing the...  more »
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