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Historische Altstadt

77723 Gengenbach, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
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Such a pretty place

Gengabach is a beautiful place to visit - peaceful and picturesque, with very interesting... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Jill3216_13
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Geelong, Australia
Interesting

Interesting walk through the narrow cibbled streets. Many small bars and restaurants. Quaint olde... read more

Reviewed 26 May 2018
GaryvE
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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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77723 Gengenbach, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Gengabach is a beautiful place to visit - peaceful and picturesque, with very interesting architecture. Lots of pretty houses and lovely cafes. Certainly one of the highlights of our visit to the Black Forest region of Germany.

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Reviewed 26 May 2018 via mobile

Interesting walk through the narrow cibbled streets. Many small bars and restaurants. Quaint olde style houses all over. Do walk through the old gates either side. Saturday morning market in town square a must

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Reviewed 1 May 2018

Since this was visited as part of a driving tour of Germany, best to park along the river just outside of the town which is very small. Worth a stroll thru the central plaza and surrounding clipped street to get a flavor of the old...More

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Reviewed 2 April 2018

Nice little town, parking is possible along the river. There's a train stop right in front of the city center. With a Konus or Schwartzwaldkarte you can travel for free that way. Parking is quite expensive. The city itself is very nice, with a few...More

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Reviewed 28 March 2018

Yes, it is a very small town, but it is as beautiful as it an be. Enjoy the small cafeterias, climb the mountain to see the church and view from above or even take a hike to the forest with the wonderful fresh air. I...More

Thank Paula Z
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Reviewed 23 January 2018

If you only have time to visit one town/village in the Black Forest, Gengenbach is an excellent option. With its picturesque buildings and lane ways, charming hotels and restaurants and pretty setting, it's easy to see why Gengenbach is a favourite of both local and...More

Thank Adam H
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Reviewed 11 December 2017

This is the perfectly picturesque medieval town that is a must as a quick stop on your tour of the Black Forrest area. The town is strikingly beautiful with an incredibly adorned church. We even saw two storks nesting a top a roof across the...More

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Reviewed 24 October 2017

If you are looking for a good example of cute German village just by the Black Forest have a go a Gengenbach. Once you have parked, cross the level crossing and that´s it. Then you´ve just entered this nice village, which is as you´ve probably...More

Thank southerntraveller49
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Reviewed 22 September 2017

gengenback is a lovely typical black forest time...and fun to roam around and spend a day.The restaurants and blooms are pretty

Thank mumbaiace
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Reviewed 9 August 2017

We spent 5 hours following a self guided tour we obtained from the information centre Our walk included a stop for cake and coffee and rewarding aperol at the end. Houses beautifully maintained dating back to the 1600's. This is wonderfully picturesque. The town town...More

Thank geldav
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