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Very pretty

This tower is at the end of the main street. It's well preserved and beautiful. The views into the... read more

Reviewed 31 July 2017
Elizabeth Z
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This whole section of town is old and pretty.

A really enjoyable walk around the old part of town. The Tor is currently being restored, not sure... read more

Reviewed 25 June 2016
switchedoff
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1 Apr 2018
“In the City Center”
7 Jan 2018
“Nice downtown”
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Hauptstrasse, 78628 Rottweil, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
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Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

Rottweil is a lovely town but the "Schwarze Tor" is a bit boring. Nice walk through historic city center though.

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Reviewed 7 January 2018

Rottweil is a lovely little town. The oldest town in the Black Forest, it has a nice pedestrian zone with cute but not-too-touristy shops and good cafes. The Schwarze Tor is similar to the old tower gates you find in other towns, like Villingen, but...More

Thank KYW2013
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

This tower is at the end of the main street. It's well preserved and beautiful. The views into the valley are gorgeous. Plenty of little shops and cafes if needed.

1  Thank Elizabeth Z
Reviewed 25 January 2017 via mobile

A classic German tower ,nothing to see more but it's a nice tower with a big clock of the city . Just nice .

Thank Evangelos D
Reviewed 25 June 2016 via mobile

A really enjoyable walk around the old part of town. The Tor is currently being restored, not sure if you can go inside or not. Great photos can be taken, so I'd recommend it as a lunch stop and stroll. Quite a few cafes in...More

Thank switchedoff
Reviewed 8 June 2016

The Schwarze Tor (Black Gate) stands at the top of the market square and adds a nice touch of atmosphere to the whole area. Adding to the sense of history of the various other period structures on the square, also some nice cafe's and restaurants...More

Thank Ben F
Reviewed 23 April 2016

Visiting a christmas market in Rottweil or its old town? You'll surely see this old gate. It's not special but really old enough to hold Rottweil's history. Enjoy the wonderful architecture of the city too. There are stores, bakeries, restaurants (a Chinese Restaurant is one...More

Thank Gaganawati
Reviewed 15 March 2016

Hauptstrasse doesn't have more than 500 meters long, but it is really a beautiful and almost a fantasy place. The rottweiler statues in front of many stores (all of them with a cute handkerchief on their necks) and the Schwarze Tor at the end of...More

1  Thank Daniel V
Reviewed 27 November 2015

It's a nice old building and I'm not sure if you can go inside it but if you want a great view then there's a much highly tower a 2 minute walk away from this one.

Thank mr_ozmaster
Reviewed 3 September 2015

The old tower at the top of the old High Street. The clock can be seen from afar, and this is the meeting place that everyone uses, including the Narren at Fasnacht.

Thank iwritetravel
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