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The Night Watchman Tour

Market Square, Rothenburg, Bavaria, Germany
+49 203 02130
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Don't Miss It!....Best Night Watchman Tour Ever!

The effects of this tour and the atmosphere of the city at night was really astounding, and the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Sheila M
Night Watchman Tour - Charming and Interesting

The perfect way to spend my one and only night in Rothenburg odt. Enough time to explore this... read more

Reviewed January 4, 2018
kirstenjaynerobinson
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The effects of this tour and the atmosphere of the city at night was really astounding, and the history told made it that much more impactful! Best tour ever! Don't miss it!

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Reviewed January 4, 2018 via mobile

The perfect way to spend my one and only night in Rothenburg odt. Enough time to explore this gorgeous town, grab some dinner then meet for the 8pm tour. This was one of the lucky last of the season, and I’m SO glad I was...More

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Reviewed January 3, 2018

Spent two fantastic days/nights in this medieval walled town in Bavaria, about 50 miles NW of Nuremburg. Took two tours in the evenings - one evening by the "Executioner" and the next evening by the "Night Watchman" at 8PM Both excellent and well worth the...More

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Reviewed January 3, 2018 via mobile

We were really looking forward to this tour with our two teenage sons and it did not disappoint. Great tour around the market place and church and to the wall for a bit of history about this beautiful city. If you are here, don’t miss...More

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Reviewed January 2, 2018 via mobile

Have been to Rothenburg ob der Tauber four times spanning over the last 12 years. Having done the Night Watchman Tour each visit- first as a teen and now adult - it is an absolute must. The English tour meets at 8pm in the main...More

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Reviewed December 31, 2017

We met at 8 p.m. in the Main square. Our guide was George. He led us about, giving us history, as well as lots of fun information about the town. He told us about why Rothenberg did not change with the times, and how it...More

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Reviewed December 30, 2017 via mobile

This is a such a worthwhile part of any trip to Rothenburg ODT. It is educational, erudite, and entertaining. The gentleman who leads it is witty, and has his patter down pat. His inflection, tone, and delivery are a joy—you won’t mind learning something. Loved...More

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Reviewed December 29, 2017

I found this tour on trip advisor and basically planned our trip around it. We were not disappointed! It was informative, entertaining and interesting! The tour guide has a great sense of humour and makes the tour fun. It only goes for an hour, so...More

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Reviewed December 29, 2017 via mobile

One of the best tours we've attended. Trusting all of the great reviews we got for this night tour, yesterday my boyfriend & I dressed with our warmest clothes and joinned the big group that gathered into the main square. It was a hilarious 1-hour...More

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Reviewed December 28, 2017

The Night Watchman Tour was a great find. For minimal euro, a traveler can take in this charming town at night with a local who is intelligent, clever and quite funny. It was so good that I went a second night while in Rothenburg. Definitely...More

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Brent J
December 27, 2017|
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Response from guilloc01 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, usually. Tours are mid march until Christmas. No reservations, just show up at 8pm at the market square in front of town hall. It lasts about an hour Fee is 8 euro adults and half for students.
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Bayer22
October 16, 2017|
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Response from Tom N | Reviewed this property |
His website says English tours each night at 8:00 until Christmas.
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vintage40s
May 4, 2017|
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Response from Eyekaytoo | Reviewed this property |
Yes, at 20:00 each evening. No reservations needed/possible - just turn up at the market place a few minutes beforehand.
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