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One of the great cities in Germany.

Nuremberg is Bavaria's second largest city and is surrounded by a huge medieval wall. Visit... read more

Reviewed 6 October 2018
Impressive and varied but need to be fit

Brilliantly preserved and with varied stunning views and locations, with plenty of refreshment... read more

Reviewed 29 September 2018
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5 Oct 2018
“One of the great cities in Germany.”
28 Sep 2018
“Impressive and varied but need to be fit”
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Reviewed 6 October 2018

Nuremberg is Bavaria's second largest city and is surrounded by a huge medieval wall. Visit Nuremberg castle inside the old town and the beautiful cathedral. Other sites outside the city, Reich Party Rally Grounds, Courtrooms where the Nuremberg war trials were held, museums and the...More

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Reviewed 29 September 2018

Brilliantly preserved and with varied stunning views and locations, with plenty of refreshment places on route well worth the full afternoons walk to go all the way round.

Reviewed 11 September 2018

As someone who has traveled much of Europe, I must admit a preference for walled cities. This is something unique and something to seek out. The city walls of Nuremburg are the most extensive in Germany. If you have time, simply pick a starting point...More

Thank NeedPivo
Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

The whole of the Altstadt (Old Town) is enclosed by the walls which are largely restored after severe War damage. To walk the circuit would be a bit of a challenge and we didn’t find any part where you could actually access the ramparts. Some...More

1  Thank jandlUk
Reviewed 5 August 2018

The walls are an interesting piece of history and certainly something to visit when visiting Nuremberg,

Thank Mark42139
Reviewed 13 March 2018

Large parts of the walls are still fully intact and well maintained. Lovely walking routes to get around large parts of the city, with interesting sights to see on the way.

Thank 2wreckless
Reviewed 22 February 2018 via mobile

Walked under the walls and stood near the huge towers that make up part of them. I wasnt interested enough to try walkimg over them. Nothing ornate or pretty about them, theyre just pretty solid. I guess if theyve stayed intact for so long thats...More

Thank Lucy M
Reviewed 15 December 2017 via mobile

This is a pretty big wall surrounding the Old CIty, it has a large moat running around most of the wall, but doesn’t seem to have too many places where it actually has water. We drove around most of the wall, and when we entered...More

Thank Mlarsen880
Reviewed 24 November 2017

When you are in Nuremberg and have some extra time, it is highly recommended to walk around the city wall. I got there in the morning, and decided to walk along the city wall. I really loved it. I found many surprise photo spots at...More

1  Thank calvin722
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

Had a nice walk round a section of the city walls. A lovely walk with the walls alongside. Restored very well. Would recommend

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