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Gorgeous and one of the most photographed places in Europe. The Plonlein never fails to amaze. You... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
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Very nice place in Rothenburg

Das Plonlein is one of the very beautiful places located in the old town of Rothenburg ob der... read more

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Untere Schmiedgasse 16-25, 91541, Rothenburg, Bavaria, Germany
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Gorgeous and one of the most photographed places in Europe. The Plonlein never fails to amaze. You can't miss it.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Chuck52310
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Das Plonlein is one of the very beautiful places located in the old town of Rothenburg ob der Tauber, a wonderful medieval city in Franconia, a region of the south part of Germany. Here you can see some medieval buildings, a medieval tower and other...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank AlbertSalichs
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I found better views elsewhere in Old Town. Much better just walked around and see. This particular spot has no special beauty.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Franco_Reviewer
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I grew up with a painting of this on the walls of our home, and for the longest time, didn't know where it was, or if it was even a real home or house. One can only think of it was a myth in a...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Phatsoundz
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed at the Glocke Hotel (blue building to the left of this picture spot) and it was beautiful! My husband caught the best night picture of this street which will be enlarged and hung in our home. Just gorgeous, quintessential Germany!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Barb D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Plonlein appears as if it's been plucked out of a storybook. The half-timbered architecture and steep room are picturesque (but also garners a lot of tourists during the day). To avoid the crowds, I recommend staying at least one night in Rothenburg to see it...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank thescenicsuitcase
Reviewed 6 November 2018

When stationed in Germany 1986-1989 we visited Rothenburg and purchase a print of thsi view. One of my most favorite of all time.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 908donaldc
Reviewed 28 October 2018

Camera's at the ready. This is a cobbled space of changing levels framed by towers and timber framed houses.A delightful townscape

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Frances L
Reviewed 27 October 2018

This intersection is supposed to be one of the highlights of the walled city; picturesque and quaint. Frankly, so overrated. there were far more significant buildings; this cutesy intersection filled with jostling tourists trying to get the best photo is just that: cutesy. Missable, to...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank ahmlaw
Reviewed 18 October 2018

This is quintessential Bavaria. Half timber houses at their best. There's plenty of shops and restaurants around this area too.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Response from BSpecialTours | Reviewed this property |
Hello, there are I think about 8 different fountains in Rothenburg. One is in front gf the Plönlein where the streets divide and where the half-timbered house is. Another one is at the main market square, then there is the... More