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Very nice

Put this on the Altotting plan for your next visit. All churches here are stunningly beautiful... read more

Reviewed 24 October 2017
286natec
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Ellensburg, Washington
Charming place

Really recommend to stay here day or two to chill. Charming, beautiful place. Around five churches... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2017
nspablo
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Krakow, Poland
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Reviewed 24 October 2017

Put this on the Altotting plan for your next visit. All churches here are stunningly beautiful. Well worth it.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank 286natec
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Really recommend to stay here day or two to chill. Charming, beautiful place. Around five churches. Nice to walk. Magic. People are very nice

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank nspablo
Reviewed 6 September 2017

The little chapel in the middle of the square, "The Chapel of Grace", has been the site of religious pilgrimages for over 500 years, and currently over 1,000,000 pilgrims come here every year. It's a beautiful place to spend an afternoon or a weekend.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Barbara H
Reviewed 15 June 2017

This town square has a large lawn and is surrounded by Catholic churches, religious shops and restaurants. It is very nice and usually quite peaceful to sit there and read or have a snack.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Kyle H
Reviewed 15 October 2016

With Grace Chapel as its focal point, the square has wonderful buildings surrounding it. They are low lying so that the sun is alway present. Filled with shops and cafes. You could spend hours here.

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank MikeN660
Reviewed 12 October 2016

Didn't realize this was such a pilgrimage destination until we started walking around the area after our late night arrival. Lovely area, many religious sites to see. Lots of shops selling souvenirs and religious items, as well as many cafes and restaurants.

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Saranger
Reviewed 26 August 2016

This is a typical square of a typical Bavarian town. But it is really well-kept and surrounded beautiful buildings. There are many cafes and restaurants that you can enjoy some drinks or sweets or meals. There is a big grass area on the square.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Umut Y
Reviewed 15 May 2016 via mobile

One of the most beautiful squares I have ever seen in Bavaria. Sit at one of the many biergardens to sip on lovely local Helles whilst watching the pilgrims on the square. Locals in their Trachten, tourists, and the devout make for excellent people watching....More

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank KsMcGrail
Reviewed 27 January 2016 via mobile

a bit empty for my liking. but nice for a stroll in the afternoon. I have been here several times, never seems to change much

Date of experience: December 2015
Thank JelleGF
Reviewed 13 July 2015

Perfect little square - surrounded by churches In the center is Heilege Kapelle - a pilgrimage church of note

Date of experience: June 2015
Thank Nancy S
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