Nurembergtours: City of Empires
Discover a truly extraordinary place: beautiful and prosperous medieval walled city, center of the Holy Roman Empire, cradle of the German Renaissance, Temple City of the Third Reich, and home to both the Nuremberg Nazi Rallies and Nuremberg Trials. The guides will show you where German Emperors were crowned, where saints are buried, where the most famous and talented German artisans in history created awe-inspiring works and where the colourful and lively markets have taken place for almost 700 years. You can spend days exploring the enchanting Old Town with its fantastic regional food and drink and the greatest Christmas Markets in Germany.
The tours use Germany's efficient and enviromentally friendly public transportation and all transport costs are included in the tour prices. The goal is to both inform and entertain the English-speaking visitors to this great city. The company offer non-strenuous walking tours led by experienced, fluent English-speaking guides and believe walking is the best way to see Nuremberg.
Tour highlights include the Craftsmen's Court, St Lawrence Church, Marketplace with the Beautiful Fountain and Wishing Ring, Old Town Hall, Albrecht Dürer House, Castle Courtyards and Gardens and more in the Old Town! At the Rally Grounds you'll see Nuremberg's former World War I memorial, the Luitpold Arena from "Triumph of the Will", The Great Street, the Congress Hall of the Nazi Party and more.
Tour times during the Christkindlesmarkt:
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday
Departure: 11.15 am
Meeting point: In front of the center entrance of the Nuremberg main train station (guide will be holding a red/white "Nuremberg Tours in English" sign.)
Duration: Old Town Tour: Approx. 2 hours / Full Tour: Approx. 4 hours
Prices: Old Town Tour: 10,- / 9,- students | Full Tour: 22,- / 19,- students
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