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Old Town, Rothenburg

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Experience the enchantment of medieval Germany in Rothenburg's Old Town. Comprising part of the famous Romantic Road, the neighborhood is considered one of the country's most well-preserved medieval quarters. Its 13th-century architecture is enclosed by the old city wall. Tour the antique storefronts and medieval houses that line the cobblestone streets. Then climb the 61 m (200 ft) tall Roedertor tower to admire the city's signature red-roof skyline. Don't leave before trying the traditional Schneeballen, or sugar-covered fried dough. Take a look at our Rothenburg travel itinerary planner to schedule your visit to Old Town and learn about what else to see and do during your holiday.
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  • Spent two nights here and never got tired of exploring this quaint little town. Every building is interesting and many are colourful. I would walk the narrow cobblestone lanes and admire the architect...  more »
  • Are lined with ancient buildings inside the walls surrounding the old town is, you'd have slipped. Note however that passes through the motor. City has many tourist shops, shops in Japan to have described. Japanese tourists are seen fairly.
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  • dream town in addition to numerous attractions and still the Christmas town perpetuo stores with Christmas goods throughout the year very good restaurants and hotels
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