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Bavaria's most popular scenic route, Castle Road runs for 1,200 km (745 mi) from Mannheim to Prague. Passing nearly 90 impressive fortresses, fairytale palaces, and picturesque medieval towns, the road tells tales of mighty battles of the past. Dominated by a towering imperial castle, Nuremberg makes a good starting point to your voyage. Its vibrant urban center also offers plenty of modern amenities and contemporary attractions. Halfway through the journey you'll come across an old imperial city--dubbed the Medieval Heart of Germany--Rothenburg, the main tourist stop on the route. Whether you drive or cycle along this scenic route, you'll find that Castle Road tours offer plenty of highlights. Plan your holiday in Castle Road and other destinations, from the rural, to the urban, and everything in between, using our Germany trip planner.
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Top Castle Road tours
$26 BOOK WITH VIATOR Nuremberg Old Town and Nazi Party Rally Grounds Walking Tour in English
Duration: 4 hours
$120 BOOK WITH VIATOR Nuremberg Private Walking Tour with Medieval Old Town and Nazi Rally Grounds
Duration: 2 to 4 hours
$180 BOOK WITH VIATOR Nuremberg Private Driving Tour with Old Town, Rally Grounds, and Courthouse
Duration: 2 to 3 hours
$253 BOOK WITH VIATOR Private Walking Tour of Old Town Heidelberg including Castle Visit
Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
Places to visit in Castle Road
NurembergTrip planner BEST FOR: Specialty Museum, Historic Site, Landmark RothenburgTrip planner BEST FOR: Historic Site, Specialty Museum, Government Building HeidelbergTrip planner BEST FOR: Castle, Bridge, Landmark BambergTrip planner BEST FOR: Historic Site, Church, Landmark MannheimTrip planner BEST FOR: Park, Historic Site, Specialty Museum
Popular things to do in Castle Road
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Historiengewölbe mit Staatsverlies - Museum zur Stadtgeschichte in Rothenburg o.d.T.
Duration: 2 hours
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