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Historische Altstadt

77723 Gengenbach, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
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Traditional Schwartzwald village

Nice little town, parking is possible along the river. There's a train stop right in front of the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
McMurti
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Bruges, Belgium
Tiny but lovely

Yes, it is a very small town, but it is as beautiful as it an be. Enjoy the small cafeterias, climb... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Paula Z
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Aarhus, Denmark
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2 weeks ago
“Traditional Schwartzwald village”
3 weeks ago
“Tiny but lovely”
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77723 Gengenbach, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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 3 weeks ago

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

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Reviewed January 23, 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

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Reviewed December 11, 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 October 24, 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

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Reviewed September 22, 2017

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

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Reviewed August 9, 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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Reviewed July 23, 2017

I have visited Gengenbach at least four times, but I never get enough of this gorgeous little town. It is a pleasure to walk around and visit different cafes and restaurants every time. There seems to be a lot of foreign and German visitors to...More

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Reviewed July 22, 2017

We stayed here for 3 nights and really enjoyed wandering around the streets of this charming town. Upon our arrival we located the tourist information office to pick up a town map, which also included a self-guided walk. We really enjoyed the ambiance here and...More

Thank ChitchatCanada
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Reviewed May 31, 2017

The prettiest little town we visited on our trip. It was picture perfect. We walked around town and had great ice cream in the town square.

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