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Hinter der Mauer, 18055, Rostock, Mecklenburg-West Pomerania, Germany
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Nice to walk by this part of the original city. Shame that so much has been lost, but nevertheless we found Rostock to be a really charming and interesting place to spend most of a day exploring. The modern blends in well with so much...More

Thank Tony36
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The wall does not completely surround the town centre but you can follow its line where the wall no longer stands plus the impressive gate towers still exist. It is easy to walk round as the streets and pathways are well maintained. It also gives...More

Thank Bfmcm
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As you walk along town in Rostock it is easy to add on the City Wall to your tour. They are beautifully maintained and full of history. Our Viator tour was done using SBP Tours and our guide Andreas was excellent.

Thank ma_golfman
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The section of wall that we saw was close to the Kröpeliner Tor. You can imagine what it must have looked like all connected and protecting the city. There is a good portion of the wall built in the 13th century still standing.

Thank Mmarymomm
Reviewed August 6, 2018

Saw the wall on a rainy day as we walked from the tram to the harbor. You can use your imagination to think how it protected the city.

Thank oreojkm
Reviewed July 8, 2018

Unfortunately we did not have time to explore the walls but fellow travellers thought it was interesting. So perhaps make time to visit

Thank DavidManchester107
Reviewed July 4, 2018

Rostock is a modern University Town and Old Port. The wall is something you see, and less to "visit". But it flags the pre unification period of Germany not so long ago. Today modern transit passes through the "Gates" of yesterday when Cities were fortified...More

Thank travellingsinclairs
Reviewed June 10, 2018

The old city walls are a lovely attraction to visit and help you to find your way around the town. In sections its possible to climb the walls and see the old watchtowers. Great planting of lilacs and roses add to the ambiance of the...More

Thank ann l
Reviewed May 9, 2018

Pretty much what you expect from an ancient city wall. Thick walls with fortified towers. This retains interest because it was not destroyed in the war.

Thank KatielouAustralia
Reviewed December 17, 2017

We took the train from the town of Warnemunde (on the coast) and then a tram from the station to arrive at the city square where a market was being held then walk around the city walls. A quiet town with many buildings to photograph.

Thank John E
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