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Wallfahrtskirche Maria Hilf

92211 Amberg, Bavaria, Germany
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Great view over Amberg

Gorgeous place with great view over Amberg. Make a stop at the restaurant on the hill.. Their local... read more

Reviewed January 28, 2018
Joe K
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Longmont, Colorado
Absolutely beautiful

The church itself was amazing, with lovely murals and beautiful architecture. The view of the city... read more

Reviewed July 2, 2017
christopher g
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“hill” (9 reviews)
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92211 Amberg, Bavaria, Germany
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Reviewed January 28, 2018

Gorgeous place with great view over Amberg. Make a stop at the restaurant on the hill.. Their local cuisine is outstanding

Thank Joe K
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Reviewed July 2, 2017 via mobile

The church itself was amazing, with lovely murals and beautiful architecture. The view of the city is awesome. We visited during the fest, which had plenty of breweries to choose from. Highly recommended

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Reviewed June 24, 2017

It's a very nice place to visit. Not the church itself, even though it is nice inside, but the surroundings. There is a great view from the mountain at the city, a nice restaurant, and a small sort of a park next to the church.

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Reviewed March 16, 2017

The church is on the hill, which is very serene and calm. The area is covered with trees and its very silent away from the town. The architecture inside is beautiful! There are two ways to reach the church - one using the road and...More

Thank Kajin88
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Reviewed June 25, 2016 via mobile

This church is very historic. It is wonderfully located on top of Mariahilfsberg and overlooking the town of AMBERG. There seem to be monks living in the buildings adjacent to the church and there is a week long festival taking place in the forest around...More

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Reviewed June 4, 2016 via mobile

Beautiful church, spectacular views and wonderfully manicured trails through the surrounding woods. Truly lovely.

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Reviewed May 27, 2016 via mobile

Such a beautiful Church. They also have outdoor seating where they conduct services. The church is also located by walking, biking and/or running trails. Definitely a place that the kids and pets would love; breathtaking view of Amberg from the top of the Church stairs.

Thank Jessica H
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Reviewed May 1, 2016

This is a must do if you're in the Amberg city. It offers much history as the church was built during the Black Plague to offer refuge to the citizens of the city during this dark time in history.

1  Thank Linette C
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Reviewed April 28, 2016

This church is a pearl from the baroque time. You cannot miss the best view and if possible the beer party that happens in June.

Thank PauloMarinho
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Reviewed September 28, 2015 via mobile

Should visit when you are in the medieval town of Amberg. Afterwards enjoy the scenery with a good Bavarian beer at the adjacent restaurant

1  Thank petermuelleraus
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