Rothenburg is best seen on foot. Walk the wall that encircles the town for a wonderful vantage point. Stroll the cobblestone streets and enjoy the architecture and ambiance.
For expansive views of the valley below, walk to the outlook at the end of the Castle Garden. From the Castle Garden, take the path down to the valley where you can look back and see Rothenburg as it was seen by villagers long ago.
Be sure to take the Night Watchman walking tour. Hans-Georg Baumgartner, as the night watchman, makes history come alive. Meet the night watchman at the Market Square at 8:00 p.m.
Other highlights in Rothenburg are: the Marktplatz (Market Place), St. Jakob's Church, St. Wolf...Read More