Private tour

Rothenburg: Old Town Private Tour

Rothenburg: Old Town Private Tour

Activity provider: Stadtführungen Rothenburg
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From US$ 100.39 per group up to 6

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Explore Rothenburg ob der Tauber on a relaxed and customized private walking tour with a professional local guide. See important sites and learn about the history, culture, and traditions of the city.

About this activity

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Duration 1 - 1.5 hours
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Live tour guide
English, German, Spanish, French
Pickup included
Please wait in front of the hotel or restaurant at your scheduled pickup time. The guide will wait no longer than 10 minutes after the scheduled pickup time. If you don´t choose a hotel or restaurant pickup the tour will start at the life-size bronze statue at the main entrance to the Church of St. James.
Wheelchair accessible
Private group

Experience

Highlights
  • Enjoy a beautiful view of the town hall and the Gothic Rathaustrum
  • Have a panoramic view of the city and the Taubertal
  • Discover quiet side streets and hidden green oases
  • Marvel at St. James Church with its Gothic buttresses and massive towers
  • Experience a walk on the medieval city walls and gateways
Full description
Experience Rothenburg ob der Tauber with a private guide. On this customizable tour, hear and see the things that interest you. Your guide will take you to important historical sites and provide interesting information regarding local culture and traditions. After a personal welcome from your guide, follow them to admire some of the most important sites of the city such as the town hall, the market square with the Council Drinking House, and the George Fountain. Have the opportunity to walk over the city walls and visit a historic gate. If you prefer, focus your tour on the main churches, such as the Jakobskirche or Wolfgangskirche. You can also learn about the beer and wine culture and culinary specialties of the region. Have the chance to get to know the parks and gardens of the old town and enjoy the fantastic view of the romantic Tauber Valley. There is also a lot to learn about the city's fountains and how the water supply worked. Regardless of what you decide to focus your tour on, don't forget to ask your local guide for some tips for the rest of your stay.
Includes
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off within the walled city
  • Private city walking tour
  • Entrance fees
  • Historical robe
  • Gratuities

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Important information

What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Comfortable clothes

Know before you go

  • This tour will take place rain or shine
  • Please make sure to wear good walking shoes and suitable clothing
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.9 /5

based on 32 reviews

Review summary

  • Guide
    4.9/5
  • Value for money
    4.8/5

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Ina was a fantastic guide for our family of four. Really personalized our private tour to give us everything we were looking for. Slight confusion about meeting location since we were told to meet at St. James church - which is actually St. Jacob's church. did not realize they are the same name in different languages.

June 21, 2022

Our guide was extremely patient by our late arrival, and helped us get coins needed for our parking payment, walking back with us to our car to ensure we would not get a parking ticket. Along the tour he gave great stories of the history, delivered with a great sense of humor. Beautiful sites.

March 30, 2022

The tour was very informative and entertaining. In addition to the important historical context, small stories were also repeatedly incorporated. Our guide Daniel also paid special attention to our American guests and explained, for example, not only the origin of German but also American proverbs. I can only recommend the tour with Daniel because it was very interesting for me, even though it wasn't my first tour of Rothenburg.

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January 4, 2022

Product ID: 400914