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Veitsburg View Point, Ravensburg, Germany

 
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Distance from city center: 0.4mi
MadSuh's pictureby MadSuh Sightseeing travel tip
added on the 11th of August, 2009
The Veitsburg is a small castle on a hill overviewing Ravenburg. The place is ideal for everybody who wants to get a better view of the city. If you are looking for a nice walk, this is where you want to go.

Address:
Veitsburgstra├če 1, 88212 Ravensburg, Germany

Price:
Free

Opening Hours:
Anytime

How to get there:
From the city hall walk up on 'Marktstrasse' and then take the stairs up towards the Mehlsack. Pass the tower and walk up the stairs until you reach the top of the hill, that's where Veitsburg is located.

 
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