Town Rothenburg ob der Tauber

You shouldn't miss visiting the medieval town of Rothenburg ob der Tauber with attracts thousands of visitors from all around the world each year. Enjoy a virtual tour through the medieval alleys already now!

Rothenburg on der Tauber - Market square

Sit on the stairs of the historical town hall and enjoy the city life!

Climb the tower of the historical town hall and you will be rewarded with an unforgettable view on the roofs and backyards of the historical city core!

Rothenburg on der Tauber - Town hall
Rothenburg on der Tauber - Old Town

The whole medieval Old Town of Rothenburg is completely preserved, featuring countless beautiful Franconian style half-timbered houses.

Large sections of the completely preserved city wall are accessible and can be walked by foot. You will get awesome views from many of the sights of the historical Old Town and also from its houses and backyards.

Rothenburg on der Tauber - City wall
Taubertal unterhalb von Rothenburg on der Tauber

Rothenburgs owes his undescribable flair not only to its medieval city core, but also to it's beautiful surroundings. Especially attracting is the Tauber valley which can be reached via a short walk from the city itself.

In the Tauber valley, you may find fully functional grain mills (like the fox mill at the right hand side of the picture) as well as Toppler's castle, named after the famous town major of Rothenburg. If your schedule permits it, you may visit both of these objects.

Toppler's castle and fox mill