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Siebers Tower

| Rothenburg ob der Tauber, 91541, Rothenburg, Bavaria, Germany
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Great views.

If you have not lost your breath climbing up, you will with the view. Well worth the effort to see... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago

During our stay in Germany, we started in Berlin and then traveled to Munich. On our way to Munich... read more

Reviewed 6 August 2017
Kkelsey K
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This medieval tower, part of Rothenburg's old city gates, once marked the southern entrance to the city.
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  • Average11%
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| Rothenburg ob der Tauber, 91541, Rothenburg, Bavaria, Germany

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Reviewed 6 days ago

If you have not lost your breath climbing up, you will with the view. Well worth the effort to see over the town and countryside. An interesting selection of old photographs and some history is on display at the top.

Thank RodgerH74
Reviewed 6 August 2017

During our stay in Germany, we started in Berlin and then traveled to Munich. On our way to Munich, we stopped in Rothenburg, which is one of the oldest towns in Germany, and it shows. I was truly beautiful and I wish that we had...More

Thank Kkelsey K
Reviewed 20 July 2017

This is the gate where we entered the city walls. It is an easy walk from Rathus and a good spot to climb up to city walls. along the main tourist walk

Thank bbeerbower
Reviewed 15 June 2017

This really neat tower is located at the Plönlein and you can access the wall walk here. The Schmiedgasse starts here and the traffic passes right through the basic one lane low bridge opening. You do have to watch for the traffic. It connects you...More

Thank tank1050
Reviewed 25 May 2017

A challenging climb especially at the end, but the panoramic views are spectacular! And you don't have to pay til you make it to the top! When you get tired climbing, think of the ticket lady who has to climb it everyday!

Thank HokieGal30
Reviewed 28 April 2017

Blah, blah, blah. Iconic. Picturesque. Essential photography. And it is all true, as this is one more thing that captures the spirit of the town. As other note, this is still an active road, so please pay attention when you hear rumbling over the cobblestones...More

Thank rk821
Reviewed 27 April 2017

The higher standing tower named Siebers tower which is part of the famous Plönlein you can't climb up. It leads you to an another outer part of the town which is not so crowded by tourists as in the most other places. The tower has...More

Thank Ralf K
Reviewed 6 April 2017

It is a nice tower, but I was thinking you can go up. Really we got only up to the walls level and got back on the surrounding wall tunnel of the city . A very good way to get fast from a place to...More

Thank carmenfotache
Reviewed 12 December 2016

This tower sits just to the left of Das Plonlein and it part of the iconic photos taken in Rothenburg. It is a lovely tower more ornate than some in the city and its gateway leads to another part of the city, where not as...More

Thank jehenson81
Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

What a great spot in an amazing town, Rothenburg. So many photo ops, this tower being on the top of that list.

Thank Luv2Travel7723
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