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Esslinger Burg

73728 Esslingen am Neckar, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
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A great place for kids!

We have always loved visiting 'The Burg' in Esslingen. There are an array of swings, playgrounds... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Kate N
Stuttgart, Germany
via mobile
Need some gardening

Went up to the Dicker Turm for the beautiful view of the town of Esslingen. The path up to the... read more

Reviewed 4 July 2017
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“great view” (9 reviews)
“steep climb” (4 reviews)
“old town” (5 reviews)
73728 Esslingen am Neckar, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have always loved visiting 'The Burg' in Esslingen. There are an array of swings, playgrounds, cubby houses etc for little kids as well as bigger kids. There is also plenty of green grass to kick a ball around or have a picnic...and all of...More

Thank Kate N
Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

Went up to the Dicker Turm for the beautiful view of the town of Esslingen. The path up to the stronghold winds through pretty wineries. It's nothing for bad hearted nor for wheelchairs. The view is a treat. The area really needs som gardening and...More

Thank SELN69
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

No traffic. No stress. Just beauty. Beautiful views. Beautiful stonework. Beautiful trees. Enjoyable hour or two.

Thank Patricia O
Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

You need to climb up a bit for this place and believe me it's definitely worth the climb. Top of this place offers a great view of the city and you can definitely spend some time on top enjoying the view. A place for small...More

Thank Santosh_SH7
Reviewed 21 April 2017

one of the best views to the city with open air theater and a well kept park. just perfect for a pick nick or a bier garden

Thank selma b
Reviewed 5 March 2017

The place is surely nice. But quiet a steep climb on the stairs up. The place is very good when the weather is nice and sunny. Lush green garden inside. Seen lot of people having photo shoots, seemed like they are models. A very nice...More

Thank Partha Pratim M
Reviewed 21 January 2017

What a location, the food was great... special dining in a castle above the Neckar Valley, service personnel very attentive, you will love this special place where you can go either for a romantic candle light dinner or a family reunion...

Thank RitaL23
Reviewed 28 December 2016

This is a quite place to walk around and have a great view of the Nekar Valley area. There was plenty of parking available. It was a short walk up to the old fortification.

Thank Steve Y
Reviewed 22 December 2016 via mobile

This town is beautiful. Just captures old world Germany and all it has to offer. Go, enjoy and relax with some good wine and watch the people.

Thank SandyandLenny
Reviewed 15 December 2016

Although we didn't make the trek to the hilltop, you can't miss the covered wall and towers including Dicker Turm as they look over the town. Looking up from the midieval town center you see the vineyards and then the walls of the old fortress....More

Thank jaybeeFL
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9 February 2017|
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Response from RitaL23 | Reviewed this property |
But most people park somewhere near the Market Place of Esslingen and walk up the romantic old stairs to the Burg, where you have awesome views on Esslingen and you feel thrown back to the Medieval.