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Klingentor, Rothenburg

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Consider lodging in a guesthouse or bed and breakfast located in the city's Old Town. Lodging outside the walls may save a few dollars, however. Many lodging options are close enough to offer access to city sites on foot.
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  • A little out of the way but worth the walk. It was constructed between 1395 to 1400 and stands 37 feet tall. I believe these towers were used as water towers so it is very interesting for those who li...  more »
  • This tower with its altitude of 30 meters served a practical purpose since the 16th. century. They installed a copper boiler and made it as a water tower which provided water to the tube fountains of ...  more »
  • There are many of these towers/gates in town and all are well worth a visit. Each one has a plaque at the base with some type of explanation. I will try to translate each one as best I can. Klingentor...  more »
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  • The tower is now used as a water reservoir for the town. You can access the walkway of the wall over Klingenschutt and have a good view towards St Jakobskirche.
  • Definitely have to return
  • Rothenburg odT is always and everywhere beautiful. We immediately fell in love this historical city with many towers, city walls, churches and houses.
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  • No matter what time of year it is nice to see the city. There's always something new. Was twice here and I will come back again.
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  • In General, I can say one thing: Rothenburg is gorgeous. I will be back! Definitely worth a visit. Tip: The night watchman city guidance!
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