Altstadt von Fuessen, Fussen

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Must see · Historic Site · Tourist Spot
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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  • We were pleasantly surprised at all the nice shopping and eating opportunities here. Very nice little town with character and charm. Our favorite was watching the artists at work in the fancy...  more »
  • We stayed here for 2 nights and had an amazing stay! Fussen is a lovely city and during the day we visited the lake and castle.  more »

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