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Old Town (Niederburg)

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Address: Konstanz, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
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+49 4975 31133030
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Plenty of choice

This is a very nice place to visit, the lovely streets and buildings keeps you wondering about the town and it's history. Great choice of shops and places to visit and eat. Never... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Elizabeth Z
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23 reviews
8 attraction reviews
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

This is a very nice place to visit, the lovely streets and buildings keeps you wondering about the town and it's history. Great choice of shops and places to visit and eat. Never disappointed when visiting Konstanz.

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Thank Elizabeth Z
Istanbul, Turkey
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 March 2017

Typical old town with renovated and recently painted buidings, but there are better old towns in Baveria.

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Thank GezginIstanbul
Seinajoki, Finland
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21 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 February 2017

This was a beautiful spot to park your car while getting to Mainau Island by boat. Afterwards pick a cosy restaurant for lunch.

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Mission, Texas
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233 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

Great to walk around here and looked at the architecture and the frescoes and ornate doorways. Lots of shops, cafes, and even a great little market. Loved the people watching.

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Thank CathyDArizona
Munich, Germany
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 October 2016

All though it might be very crowded with tourist, this place is just beautiful. If you start heading north you can also get away from the touristy area and find great hidden paths with unique shops.

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Konstanz, Germany
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 30 September 2016

Beautiful buildings and small streets. On Saturdays it can be very crowded (and not that pleasant). You can visit the Cathedral and if the weather is nice you can enjoy the view from the top. You may want to have lunch/dinner in one of the restaurants or just take an ice cream and walk around. Check for the photo or... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

Another visit to Constance: Still one of our favourite town in good old Germany. Well, it seemed to be invaded by tousands of Swiss people ...

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Manchester
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109 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

We stayed in the old town. There are cobblestone streets with very old quirky houses. Lots of places to eat and drink and watch the world go by. It's very close to buses, trains and boats. A must when in Konstanz

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Thank LynneManchester
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Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

If you are into old European buildings, there is plenty of old charm to keep you occupied here. The paintings and detail are amazing on numerous buildings. Make sure to keep your eyes up, as we almost missed one or two.

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Muscat Governorate, Oman
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Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

By far Konstanz has the best old buildings in Europe. They were never destroyed during WW1 or 2 as its very close to Switzerland and the all war parties never bombed the Swiss due to thei neutrality (Konstanz turned on their city lights at night same as their Swiss neighboring towns, so as no one bombs them). Because of that... More 

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