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Nuremberg Old Town Walking Tour

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Learn about Nuremberg’s history and see its Old Town highlights on this guided tour. Save time navigating by following your guide to see sights such as Nuremberg Castle, St. Lawrence Church, Schoner Brunnen, and many other city attractions, some only accessible by foot. Hear commentary from your guide along the way, and end the trip in market square where you can continue to explore on your own.
  • Save time by seeing multiple Nuremberg highlights in one day
  • Spend time outdoors, and discover local secrets from your guide
  • See Nuremberg Castle and Albrecht Dürer's house
  • Great choice for first-time travelers who want to explore the Old Town
What to Expect
Your day begins by meeting your guide at a central location. You’ll head to Nuremberg’s Old Town, admiring historic timber-framed houses, cobbled streets, and the scenic River Pegnitz along the way. Your guide enriches your experience by providing historical and cultural context about each sight. Next stop is Nuremberg Castle (Kaiserburg), where you’ll hear about its history and see the excellently preserved medieval architecture. You’ll also learn about the home of famous artist Albrecht Dürer, and gain an understanding of Nuremberg’s association with the Third Reich. Take a moment to admire the impressive spire of St. Lawrence Church, before heading to Schoner Brunnen (a replica of a historic water feature). The tour ends at Hauptbahnhof—Nuremberg’s central train station—where you can continue to explore on your own.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Nuremberg Central Station, Mitte, 90443 Nuremberg, Germany
Departure Time
11:15 AM
Return Details
Hauptmarkt, 90403 Nürnberg, Germany
  • Local guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Hannahlore is a most excellent guide. We learned so much from this tour and every minute of the tour was spell-binding as the history of Nuremberg was brought to life by Hannahlore. We bought out tickets for this tour at the Visitors Center in Nuremberg Old Town. Both
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We booked this walking tour through the information centre in the Nuremberg town square. Our guide was very informative about Nuremberg now and in each of its earlier stages. We visited several important sites within the old town but most importantly had a comprehensive
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We enjoyed this tour very much and we appreciated all information and details given. Josh gave us an interesting overview - he was an outstanding guide! Many thanks again :-)
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Josh was a great tour guide. He knows a lot of the history of the area. He gave great details and made it an interesting tour.
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We jumped on this tour last minute and really enjoyed it - not too long but covered a lot of information. Great history!
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