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Berntor - Tower of Bern

Old Town, Murten, Switzerland
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Impressive old city entrance

Each time I am going to Murten, I love passing under this tower and walking in the old town. Don't... read more

Reviewed 8 April 2018
Swissdiver
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Geneva, Switzerland
The entrance to the downtown section was incredibly impressive!

My wife and I were debating whether we were going to visit Murten since I was a little out of the... read more

Reviewed 20 July 2017
Marcel F
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Sudbury, Ontario, Canada
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Reviewed 8 April 2018

Each time I am going to Murten, I love passing under this tower and walking in the old town. Don't miss it if you are around.

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Reviewed 20 July 2017

My wife and I were debating whether we were going to visit Murten since I was a little out of the way from our route to Munich. However, we were very thrilled to make this side visit to Murten. The entrance to this town is...More

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Reviewed 8 July 2017

This is the most imposing structure in this medieval town of Murten. It compels one to read about its history. Also, to look at the features and compare with another clock tower, such as the one in Bern. One wonders why it is called the...More

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Reviewed 10 March 2017

Maybe it is not the most impressive medivial gate Sitzerland has to show. However Murten is probably the one old medivial town left which is still surrounded by the entire wall and the Berntor is the diamant in it. The beauty lies in the details...More

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Reviewed 10 October 2016

I am always amazed how people look at things. The finest details get lost, forgotten and not even noticed; it is such a pity because it gives much more sense into the picture and makes us understand a forgotten time. The time is the history....More

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