Altstadt von Fuessen, Fussen

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Altstadt von Fuessen, near the Austrian border, represents one of the best examples of a classic Bavarian old town. Winding streets and a collection of squares are laid out along the river Lech at the foot of the Alps. The High Palace, a well-preserved Gothic castle, rises above the surrounding buildings. The extensive monastery of St. Mang is home to the oldest fresco in the country. You can wander across the bridge for beautiful views of the historic sites on each bank. Stop for a traditional Bavarian dish or medieval-style specialty at one of the local restaurants. The town's website provides details on special events, festivals, and guided tours. Using our custom trip planner, Fussen attractions like Altstadt von Fuessen can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • One can really walk a few hours through this bruising town. Although it is small, there are and is plenty to do and to visit. Neuschwanstein and the Highline 179 are close by.
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  • Walk slowly and absorb architecture, care for the city and cleanliness. The city is a charm. Walk, because there's almost no parking spaces. Book some euros coins for the parking meters.
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