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Building on the River

A fine testament to the ingenuity of the people who live here. These buildings are built on the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Robert S
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Greenville, South Carolina
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How are they not sinking

Had a nice stroll past the house's from the other side of the river. Very impressed with them and... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Ossypaul
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Oswaldtwistle, United Kingdom
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Am Leinritt, 96047 Bamberg, Bavaria, Germany
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A fine testament to the ingenuity of the people who live here. These buildings are built on the river and offer a glimpse of the medieval half timber building style of times gone by. Picturesque and intriguing to see.

Thank Robert S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had a nice stroll past the house's from the other side of the river. Very impressed with them and not quite sure how some aren't sinking!

Thank Ossypaul
Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

The city of Bamberg is delightful. Go there. See it. But Klein Venedig was essentially a lone gondolier. I felt sorry for him really.

Thank Laurence M
Reviewed 7 September 2018 via mobile

Former fishermen’s properties and a picturesque view from the opposite River bank. Small medieval half timbered buildings with balconies and tiny gardens. Known as ‘Little Venice’.

Thank jandlUk
Reviewed 29 August 2018

There really is no comparison between Klein Venedig and Venice. However this is a charming part of Bamberg. The houses along the riverside are beautiful old timbered buildings with flowers adding more to their appeal. Not to be missed while visiting Bamberg old town.

Thank Keith70
Reviewed 10 August 2018

I loved these little picturesque houses along the river and couldn't stop taking pictures. According to me it is the most beautiful part of Bamberg. It is possible to take a boat trip or even gondola to see them from another perspective which we didn't...More

Thank EvaF2Eva
Reviewed 4 August 2018

This area is very pretty, but making the Venice comparison is utterly ridiculous. Can see this "sight' as an incidental look to the side when visiting the Altes Rathaus. This is a free attraction, and requires no preparation for visiting.

Thank Oldfart1939
Reviewed 27 July 2018

We took a trip on the River Boat Cruise and it goes right by this beautiful little part of Bamberg. You can also stroll on the other side of the river and see the stunning sight. There new many very well kept little houses so...More

1  Thank Annie N
Reviewed 30 June 2018

Standing on the lower bridge of the Alt Rauthaus and looking ate Little Venice is a relaxing way to sip a cup of coffee and think about where on the planet you are. This something unique you will not see anywhere else. Enjoy.

1  Thank mickeyd54456
Reviewed 24 June 2018

It is well worth a stroll along the river opposite these buildings in the morning or late evening. Just sit for half an hour and look at how these building fit together right on the waters edge. Take your camera to get some great shots.

Thank wogilvie
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I am not sure about which cruise you are asking about. But in general if it is a short cruise of one or two hours I think not, for longer cruises of a day or so, it might be wise to book ahead. Let me know which cruise you... More
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