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City Wall and Fortifications Andernach

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Impressive old defences

My wife and I visited when our river cruise boat docked in Andernach. It was fairly late in the... read more

Reviewed September 29, 2018
Periana, Spain
Touch of history

We enjoyed walking in this beautiful historical town and discover the remains of old fortification... read more

Reviewed August 21, 2018
Kaiserslautern, Germany
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Am Stadtgraben, 56626 Andernach, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
+49 2632 9879480
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Reviewed September 29, 2018

My wife and I visited when our river cruise boat docked in Andernach. It was fairly late in the day, so we didn't have too much time to explore in daylight. What we did see of the city wall was impressive though. Quite a few...More

Thank DevaBob
Reviewed August 21, 2018

We enjoyed walking in this beautiful historical town and discover the remains of old fortification which is well preserved. At most of the gates you can find a sign with the name of it and a few facts about its history.

Thank EvaF2Eva
Reviewed August 13, 2018

Just wander along and follow the walls and fortifications, in better condition than a lot of modern structures. Impressive.

Thank Doug C
Reviewed February 17, 2018 via mobile

Walls are in excellent shape, allows all of the fans of old architecture to enjoy the climate of the medieval city! Town centre if Andernach is full of such a places and historical buildings! However, it’s worth to notice Andernach is 2nd the oldest city...More

Thank denisgierczak
Reviewed October 23, 2017

This was a short visit as we were on a Rhine cruise and had docked in Andernach. The town wall and fortifications were excellent and extremely interesting. We wished we had been able to explore the town further.

Thank JAA_MK
Reviewed October 4, 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed a few hours wandering around this nice old town with its imposing towers and high defensive wall remains. Plenty of good info boards around the wall sections.

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Reviewed September 28, 2017 via mobile

My wife and I were on a river cruise and our boat docked on the Rhine on the out skirts of Andarnach. We walked through the park and ran across the Rhine tor. I was intrigued by the plaque giving it's history and the battle...More

Thank mustanggt05
Reviewed September 13, 2017 via mobile

It is a very nice town with a lot of things to look at. The old town wall is very well preserved. Taking a walk at the guided (from brochure) tour is a good way to discover the city. A lot of spices and fruits...More

Thank BjarneM111
Reviewed August 4, 2017 via mobile

This tower is one of the most imposing late medieval towers in Germany situated near Rhine. It is more than 560 years old and 168 foot high or 147 steps. It costs just €1 euro and there are leaflets in various languages. It is run...More

Thank gandyworldwide
Reviewed May 29, 2017

Wish we had longer as Andernach has so much to offer. The city wall and fornications were excellent and well worth the effort to visit. To really appreciate what this quaint town has to offer, you need time. Have fun exploring

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