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Bamberg Altstadt, Bamberg

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Historic Site
With buildings from as far back as the 11th century, Bamberg Altstadt has a remarkably intact core. You can see an interesting mixture of Baroque style and a quintessential old German feel at this site on the UNESCO World Heritage list. Look for the 13th-century cathedral, the 14th-century town hall, and the city castle. Several bridges connect the different streets and neighborhoods by way of a small island. Be sure to try the area's famous Rauchbier--a brew with an interesting smoked flavor. For a deeper look into the old town's history, pay a visit to the Benedictine monastery's small museum. Plan to visit Bamberg Altstadt and other customer-reviewed, writer-recommended Bamberg attractions using our Bamberg vacation planner.
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  • Bamberg old town was a highlight of our entire trip! We loved wandering, getting lost in its twisty allies and then popping back out along the river. Just amazing!  more »
  • The city has really earned the title bit. The second time there, and the second time was in the meantime was not the last time.
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  • Now walking the journey of Bamberg's old town. Place crawling with nice cafes, places to eat and things to see.
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  • Tourist usualy starts the tour either around the Cathedral or at the Old Town area nearby the town hall. As I used to live there as a local, I see things differently. As soon as I live somewhere else, I know what a treasure the old town area of Bamberg is. Dont miss the Bridge over the river and the paintings there...
  • 欧洲最大的完整的老城区中心之一。楼很漂亮,维护得很好,很多无车区,所以你可以欣赏到这特别的老城中心的美妙感觉。附近有很多吃喝的地方。
  • Bamberg is a city that leaves no wishes open many breweries, churches and much more only recommended
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