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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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  • Just loved walking the wall. It was simply amazing. It about 2.5 miles to walk around the wall. We walked it once in the day time and once at night. Lots of history in this town 
  • Rothenburg is surrounded by ramparts, some gates. You can walk the thin walls and climb the stairs to the gate. Rothenburg is paved so tasteful and, seen from the top of the staff.
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  • You get a feel for what it was like in the Midle Ages when you walk these walls and climb the many towers surrounding the town. It is a much different perspective looking in and down on this midieval ...  more »