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Small but very attractive old town area in the middle of town

There exist plenty of well upkeeped and restored old and original houses giving the beautiful signs... read more

Reviewed 20 October 2017
JaakkoTapio
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Helsinki, Finland
A wonderful sense of history

Walking the streets of Kaufbeuren is a delight. The old church with its beautiful alter is worth a... read more

Reviewed 19 August 2017
Chammi K
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Bad Worishofen, Germany
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Reviewed 20 October 2017

There exist plenty of well upkeeped and restored old and original houses giving the beautiful signs how has this typical bavarian town looked like over 200 hundred years ago. Many special shops and boutiques are also interesting to find. Local & areal products are the...More

Thank JaakkoTapio
Reviewed 19 August 2017

Walking the streets of Kaufbeuren is a delight. The old church with its beautiful alter is worth a visit as is the museum. There are plenty of interesting shops and the Rathaus is quite beautiful. Pavement restaurants abound and there is a lively sense of...More

1  Thank Chammi K
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Interesting to walk around and view all the old buildings from the outside. Try and get down to the weir which is huge and a great spot for photos. If you are too hot it is also a great place to go for a swim.

Thank Paul A
Reviewed 4 July 2017

Kaufbeuren is a lovely, well preserved medieval city. You can get a leaflet with a tour suggestion for free at the tourist office. They will also borrow you keys if you want to climb on the city wall. The walking tour will take you around...More

Thank pierremichelshanghai
Reviewed 2 February 2017

Spent last years Christmas in the area. I enjoyed my time here. Learning about he history was fun... Probably will visit the town again.

Thank Katie S
Reviewed 19 June 2016 via mobile

Very neglected town centre compared to other local towns. Very quiet! More of a commercial and industrially based town than a tourist town

Thank Jim J
Reviewed 14 January 2015

Kaufbeuren has an interesting old town core with a number of churches and a small but well-done Christmas market during the Advent. Take an easy stroll up to the Sankt Blasius Kapelle situated a few hundred steps above the town for a view over the...More

1  Thank weberwest
Reviewed 14 November 2013

I ve been visiting Kaufbeuren in November during the Saint Martins market. It was offener Sonntag. We had bad luck with the weather, but we could see that this is a town with lots of charm and atmosphere. If you are in the neighbourhood, why...More

1  Thank Dirk L
Reviewed 14 February 2013

Despite my jetlag I was completely taken with this city. And everyone we met was friendly and helpful. It's the sort of place I picture in fairy tales.

1  Thank Bugpugmom
Reviewed 23 July 2012

It is an old city in Southern Bavaria, the city is within the district of Ostallgau. Strolling within the city was with a nice feel. It has a lot of medieval architectures. The five tower, Fünfknopfturm' close to the church was imposing If i can...More

2  Thank MijnlieverdFH
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