Town Walls, Rothenburg

4.8
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. Plan to visit Town Walls during your Rothenburg vacation using our convenient Rothenburg road trip app .
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  • Rothenburg ob der Tauber is well known for its well-preserved and “Medieval Old Town”.The famous walls and towers surrounding the city for its protection were built during the 13th century. There are ...  more »
  • Walking along the Town Wall is like walking back in time As you walk along the walls, you cannot help but think about what it was like in medieval times. Sometimes, I even felt a little bit frightened...  more »
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