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Town Walls, Rothenburg

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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. Arrange your visit to Town Walls and discover more family-friendly attractions in Rothenburg using our Rothenburg itinerary maker.
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  • In the splendid setting of Rothenburg these walls are an integral part of the city. It happened to me a few times to find them still so well preserved and paved paths.
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  • Miles of wall covered so bad weather not an issue. Great views from every angle. The town is just amazing you can do as much or little of wall to suit 
  • We loved walking the town walls as it gave us a birds eye view of Rothenburg and the surrounding countryside. This historic town is just amazing.