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This is like walking into a story book. We did a Christmas Market river cruise and this by far was... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Candace L
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The Dolder Tower stands guard over Old Town Riquewihr. It is very impressive to look down the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Rue General de Gaulle, 68340 Riquewihr, France
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is like walking into a story book. We did a Christmas Market river cruise and this by far was our favorite town! Out of all the markets, this one took credit cards in some cases, in addition, it had different and unique items. After...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Candace L
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Dolder Tower stands guard over Old Town Riquewihr. It is very impressive to look down the street and see the beautiful tower.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank MitziMarmot
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This tower built in 1291 was just so very cool to see. Surviving the World Wars without damage, this village touts a beauty that has remained the same since the Middle Ages. Just past the tower, the old gate remains, with the original wooden doors!...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank GregoriousTraveler
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This small Medieval village surrounded by grape vines is an excellent stop on your tour of Alsace. The focal point is Dolder tower built in 1291 and still standing tall over the village. Other than the activities and stores being what they are now the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Jay1012013
Reviewed 4 October 2018 via mobile

This is such a picture perfect town to visit. There is good parking outside of the old town, park up the hill and walk trough the old city walls. Cafes and restaurant on every corner, a large amount of wine shops and shopping available. Take...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank ToPi03
Reviewed 10 July 2018

Riquewihr is a pretty little French village. The buildings are brightly decorated and the Dolder Tower is impressive. A lovely place to wander around, while absorbing the historical aspects of the area.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Jill3216_13
Reviewed 27 June 2018

I feel transported into a fairytale while strolling the streets in Riquewihr. Safe, clean, charming!

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Vito C
Reviewed 30 May 2018

while advertising for photogenic scenery, admission should still be paid ... don't understand. left without photo

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank rokki1597
Reviewed 24 May 2018 via mobile

This is part of one of the several wall systems. You can walk through and around it. Interesting spot.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank giffenk
Reviewed 12 January 2018

Another fairytale town in Alsace! You must not miss a photo with the tower. It is certainly charming and alive even on New Year's Day!

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Tonia M
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Yes. Don't get too carried away it is not a big deal to climb. It is not the Tiger's Nest Monastery for Heaven's sake!