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From the 10th century onwards, this town became an important link with the Slav peoples, especially those of Poland and Pomerania. During its period of greatest prosperity, from the 12th century onwards, the architecture of Bamberg strongly...more
Bamberg, Bavaria, Germany
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All reviews old town the river little venice smoked eel beautiful city cobblestone streets every corner world heritage site great town walk around german town local beer small town great place to visit shops and restaurants train station middle ages
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Bamberg is a City with loads of Tourist Attractions. I visit Bamberg always with friends. This time we managed to get two friends there, which wanted to visit for more than 20 years. They were very excited and they took many photos of the various...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Lifestylekat
Reviewed 9 November 2018

My unit of assignment was 82d En Bn (Blue Babe) that transitioned from wheeled to mechanized and even though it was only a 2 year tour, it was very demanding. First In, Last Out, any Blue Babe's out there?

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank egz39
Reviewed 3 November 2018 via mobile

Can take some lovely photos here.walk through the different bridges so that you can see from different angles .also can see the small Venice area.lovely shops around.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Etiennee M
Reviewed 3 November 2018

Having Europe's largest intact historical city center, Bamburg has been named a UNESCO World Heritage City; it is easy to see why - in fact, it is obvious. While, there are many attractions to see here, the city IS the main attraction: enchanting squares, Baroque...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank NeedPivo
Reviewed 27 October 2018 via mobile

Bamberg lies on several hills and can thus be compared to Rome, also for certain historical reasons. It is a city where you will never feel bored because of the many activities you can go in for there. I started just strolling around without a...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 25 October 2018 via mobile

A must see for anyone traveling abroad Bamberg is the ultimate city in history and activities and sightseeing

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank F0psb1
Reviewed 25 October 2018 via mobile

Great opportunity, could walk from Accommodation to Allstadt. Amazing variety and authentic and comfy town. Great food with excellent atmosphere at a local hotel. A good and safe night time stroll as well

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 485grahamer
Reviewed 15 October 2018

Our son recommended we make the climb up to Alstadt and we are so happy we made the effort. The building is quite amazing and the views are incredible. You can drive if you aren't up to the climb, but you should see the spot...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank 567dales
Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

The Bamberg Altstadt is a centre of imperial and episcopal power for almost a thousand years, and often referred to as the Rome of Franconia, the city Bamberg stands on seven hills, the city old town comprises three historical districts – the episcopal town, the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank aiiburstein
Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

Bamberg is a charming town situated at the confluence of two rivers. The old centre contains many buildings of historic significance; arguably the old town hall is the most impressive. Bamberg boasts a speciality smoked beer - an acquired taste; I didn't like it at...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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7 February 2018|
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Response from amlasali | Reviewed this property |
Hi Chantelle, You can reach by train from Nürnberg. Its hardly one hour journey. Have fun in Bamberg! 🙂 Regards Amlas
16 November 2016|
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Response from machkova |
Hi, we parked in the parkhaus Zentrum Nord. Not exactly in the center, but you reach the historic center in 5-10 min walk. The price was reasonable. I do not remember rate, but I guess it might have been 1,0-1,5 EUR per... More
6 May 2015|
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Response from virginac | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I can't help you out. Visited Bamberg on a Viking Cruise. Great town--have fun!