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Old Town (Niederburg)

Konstanz, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
+49 4975 31133030
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Great for a wander

Great place to have a wander to kill an hour or two. Pleasant streets with plenty of distractions... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Boquillon
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Barboleusaz, Switzerland
Fabulous!

This is probably one of the prettiest cities in Germany, especially the Old Town. It's great for... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
TorontoOceanBaby
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Toronto, Canada
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good40%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“lots of shops” (4 reviews)
“wine bar” (2 reviews)
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Konstanz, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
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+49 4975 31133030
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great place to have a wander to kill an hour or two. Pleasant streets with plenty of distractions, including coffee and cake!

Thank Boquillon
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This is probably one of the prettiest cities in Germany, especially the Old Town. It's great for walking, dining and photography. Definitely looking forward to going back.

Thank TorontoOceanBaby
Reviewed 3 October 2017

The history of Konstanz is over a 1,000 years old. The ages of some of the buildings are indicated on the side of the building and it is truly amazing when a building is listed as being from the 14th Century! It is great to...More

Thank PeterV1
Reviewed 13 September 2017

The architecture in Old Town is amazing! We enjoyed walking around town looking at the buildings and visiting the shops. It was definitely more crowded than I thought it would be. It was difficult to find parking, even in the parking garages.

Thank sharon_travels12
Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

Lovely part of konstanz to have walks and get lost. I recommend there to go early in the morning or late at night, as it has a specific flair when it's not that crowded.

Thank Anna B
Reviewed 15 August 2017

Konstanz is spread out on both sides of the Rhein and most visitors opt for the old town and harbour area. Parking can be difficult and although the majority of cobbled old town appears pedestrianised the odd car and van can surprise you . Not...More

Thank nnmercman
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

The old town is cute, I was not blown away by its beautiful I suppose it's worth visiting all in all if you don't live close to a lake as we do and have been traveling a lot in Europe. As a stop to visit...More

Thank Za036
Reviewed 6 August 2017

The definition of Niederburg is obviously confusing. Since I like to be correct, I checked two maps for the exact location and even the maps are contradicting a bit. One thing for sure, the Munster Unserer Lieben Frau isn’t in Niederburg, only some small part...More

1  Thank stinkwink
Reviewed 2 August 2017

Unfortunately most of the genuine medieval buildings have been replaced having falled into disrepair but quite a number from 1500 and even earlier remain. The town is divided into sections of which this is the northern part from the Rhine to the middle of town...More

Thank jmeem42016
Reviewed 24 July 2017

The oldest part of Konstanz is not cutesy the way some other German old towns are but, as you stroll through, you appreciate the fact that so many buildings date to the middle ages. I would strongly suggest coming at a time when there are...More

Thank Aismyfirstname W
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