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Jen-Tower

Jen-Tower, 07743 Jena, Thuringia, Germany
+49 3641 356671
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Whatever the weather - the view from the top is amazing!

Don't miss out: you HAVE to see the view from the top. On a clear day you see as far as the ancient... read more

Reviewed January 8, 2018
JohnnyDoe34
,
Erfurt, Germany
Ugly object but the view from the top is nice

This tower seems to be a landmark of Jena, but many citizens (and me) would call it a monstrosity... read more

Reviewed December 26, 2017
IWNoordergraaf
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Groningen
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Jen-Tower, 07743 Jena, Thuringia, Germany
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Reviewed January 8, 2018

Don't miss out: you HAVE to see the view from the top. On a clear day you see as far as the ancient Leuchtenburg castle. In the evenings, nothing better that the blue hour or late to appreciate the city center of Jena with excellent...More

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Reviewed December 26, 2017

This tower seems to be a landmark of Jena, but many citizens (and me) would call it a monstrosity of communist distaste. For people who know Manhattan (and many other USA-cities) it would look famliar I suppose. Inside there are shops. Take the elevator and...More

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Reviewed July 23, 2017 via mobile

We stayed on 27th floor of this hotel for one night and it was virtually impossible to close curtains, not because they were faulty but the spectacular views both night and day. The hotel rooms are only on this floor, couldn't figure out what the...More

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Reviewed June 20, 2017 via mobile

Absolutely fantastic view of Jena and especially the older buildings, the university buildings and the shopp8ng mall just looked amazing, only thing is recommend is that if you are up there in November as I was, would be wrap up warm, it was absolutely freezing.

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Reviewed June 9, 2017 via mobile

I grew up in jena for 18 years and just now at the age of 40 returned and went up the Kecksrolle, as we lovingly call it, for the first time. It's about €8/person and well worth it. It was the most beautiful day and...More

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Reviewed May 30, 2017 via mobile

Offers excellent views of Jena. On a good day you can see the Leuchtenburg. Nearly panoramic views. Didn't have any food there, but the restaurant menu looked decent.

Thank Michael A
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Reviewed April 3, 2017

nice view from up on top of jena city. other than that, it is an interesting architectural exampple of late d.d.r. fiasco. tower construciton not meant to last, and around it at the bottom one of the later ezamples of d.d.r. "modern shopping" (not). still...More

1  Thank travinfo60
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Reviewed September 1, 2016

Great view part of a planed day taking in Jena with my daughter . good fun platform at the top ok smaller than i thought but had to be done good fun

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Reviewed July 31, 2016

It was a good view that you would expect from a tower but nothing special. Was quite small once you were up there so struggled to take photos without people in the way.

Thank Mstoat
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Reviewed July 1, 2016

We visited JenTower last year in summer and it was a pretty hot day. Maybe this was an advantage as we had the lookout platform almost for ourselves. The fare is not too bad and you need to switch lifts up there (the receptionist will...More

2  Thank SydneyPerla
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