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Beautiful Torun

It was nice to walk around the old town of Torun and see the river and the edge of the town... read more

Reviewed 3 November 2018
1975RichardH
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Chessington, United Kingdom
Nice place

Nice place to walk, I like the narrow streets around. there is not much left of the medieval walls... read more

Reviewed 21 October 2018
SYLWIA S
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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 3 November 2018

It was nice to walk around the old town of Torun and see the river and the edge of the town. Attractive architecture and a lots of nice sights. Don't forget to pat Filus the dog.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 1975RichardH
Reviewed 21 October 2018

Nice place to walk, I like the narrow streets around. there is not much left of the medieval walls but taking history into consideration it should be forgiven.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank SYLWIA S
Reviewed 20 September 2018

If you are a history buff this is a must see. Much of the wall dates back to the early part of the middle ages and gives you an idea of the siege mentality that was pervasive at the time. Don't miss out on the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 3 September 2018

The walls of this town are magnificent reminders of past history. Within its walls are many historical sights to behold and a nice offering of shops.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 25 August 2018

They are brick walls, reconstructed as they were modern walls, with quite squared bricks, and unbelievably low as walls of a fortified city

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Andrea B
Reviewed 17 August 2018

It was a pleasant, undemanding 8 minute walk from the Leaning Tower to Bridge Gate/Brama Mostowa, located along the Vistula River, to see the best preserved and longest section of Torun's defensive walls. Visitors have a choice of walking on a sidewalk along the riverside...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank retireeVancouver
Reviewed 29 June 2018

These walls are in remarkably good shape considering their centuries of age. The gateways were also nice, especially the one that exits right onto the river.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank RichardK938
Reviewed 1 June 2018

Most towns of any significance in Europe had defensive walls and fortifications in the past. So, these are not unique, but they are quite impressive and very well preserved.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Chris S
Reviewed 28 May 2018

The are large sections of the city walls that remain around the town. The best are down by the river where there is also a gate entrance. It's makes a nice walk in the sunshine then make your way back into town for a drink...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank hdwurzel
Reviewed 16 May 2018

Extensive parts of City Walls remain intact and are well worth following. Great views from the far side of the River Vistula.

Date of experience: April 2018
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