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Driving holiday

Fantastic central street with great shops. This area and arcades are a shoppers paradise. There are... read more

Reviewed August 8, 2018
lonsic
,
Melbourne, Australia
via mobile
great shopping street

Quite a descent offer of fashion, Brands such as Hilfiger and Boss, but also department stores like... read more

Reviewed September 27, 2017
Vandenbrouckeb
,
Kortrijk, Belgium
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18 Oct 2018
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Reviewed October 18, 2018

The Planken is still one of the best adresses for shopping in Germany! Also some Restaurants around for have a break. Also in the Christmas time is really nice here with 3 different Christmas market around the Planken.

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank 681mic
Reviewed August 8, 2018 via mobile

Fantastic central street with great shops. This area and arcades are a shoppers paradise. There are a lot of road works currently so I downgraded the area slightly. You have to walk it all to appreciate the area.

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank lonsic
Reviewed February 14, 2018 via mobile

I love walk around and go to shop there... so many stores, all stores you need, you can find every brands. Awesome

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Sabrina_Italia
Reviewed February 2, 2018

Shopping, shopping, shopping is very easy here. What you don't find, you'll probably not need. Have a refreshing stop at one of the many delicious cafes. Situated in the heart of the town, the Planken is very easy to reach on foot on by tram....More

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank matthew835
Reviewed December 11, 2017

The Planken is the main pedestrian area in central Mannheim with all sorts of shops and restaurants. The streetcar line runs in the center of the street making it very easy to transit about the city.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Karen A
Reviewed December 3, 2017

With the streets left and right this is still the best place to shop in the region. When you come in the morning and lift your head you also can see great houses. Tram goes right through the street.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Matilda F
Reviewed November 24, 2017

Planken is a main street of the city. There are a lot of stores for shopping, a cinema (Cineplex) and much more. For tourists who have an hour or more to see Mannheim I recommend to walk through Planken, starting at Paradeplatz towards Wasserturm (water...More

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank Alexander-_-Su
Reviewed September 27, 2017

Quite a descent offer of fashion, Brands such as Hilfiger and Boss, but also department stores like Engelhorn, P&C or Galleria. good for a couple of hours of fine shopping

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Vandenbrouckeb
Reviewed July 30, 2017

I think the Planken have lost part of their charm because they more and more equal to other main streets in other german cities - same shops same looks...

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Ralf K
Reviewed June 15, 2017

Planken is the main shoppimg street in Mannheim, together with Breite Strasse. Only tram and delivery vans are permitted to enter these walking streets. At this time, the whole area is a huge construction site to replace the tram tracks, but shopping as usual, only...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank highnabar
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