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90491 Nuremberg, Bavaria, Germany
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All reviews old town christmas market old world charm german city cobbled streets wonderful city walled city pedestrian zone bratwurst half timbered houses sausage wander around the main square train station imperial castle market place at noon
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful old town! One day is enough, but kan recommend staying in town a few days. Tons of excellent places to eat, enjoy a beer/coffee and things to see. Lovely town.

Thank Henrik_mo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nuremberg - centuries of history gathered here from medieval to recent times. Architecture and art, old and new are blended now in the area of "Altstadt" - or "Old Town". Such a great place to walk and get lost in the architecture and the historical...More

Thank Tiberiu_Baranyi
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

So beautiful and amazing! This city you would fall in love with, very cosy, has so much to offer! I've enjoyed going every day of my short stay! We've spent 4 full days in the old town.Highly recommend, dont forget to grab your camera.

Thank Diana700
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I was lucky to be there at music festively I had great time hearing music at streets I really highly recommend it to every body

Thank Waill N
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you are in this city this church is a much, full of some very important history. The church is a nice relaxing place to take a minute.

Thank Jamie L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Unfortunately, we had only a 4 days in Nuremberg, one needs more -- there is soo much to see! So many interesting museums, the churches, the castle, the market place (they had stands with lots of artistic things and crafts while we were there)

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great atmosphere in the centre, lots of choice where to eat, nice shops and, of course, C & A. Long walk from hotel to the old castle but worth a visit.

Thank AnnaRomford
Reviewed 9 October 2018

The Altstadt in Nuremberg is a harmonious bled of the very old, sort of old, and what was rebuilt after WWII. Not exact replicas but well done. Very walkable.

Thank cordyroy
Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

A easily walked area of the city that takes you back to times gone by. Although the city was mostly destroyed during WWII it has been rebuilt and maintains it old world charm. The streets are old cobblestone and good shoes are a must if...More

Thank RobertSofSC
Reviewed 6 October 2018

Lovely old town centre but the uneven cobbles and large gaps were quite challenging. Don’t attempt it in heels! Lots of great old buildings and churches and. Nice atmosphere.

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