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Must do in Visby

The old town is surrounded by these medieval city walls. Spend a day walking around these city... read more

Reviewed 7 October 2018
jessyljung
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London, United Kingdom
Great old city wall

We really enjoyed taking of mid morning and walking the entire length of the old city walls. We got... read more

Reviewed 5 October 2018
roy v
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Traralgon, Australia
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Visby, Visby, Gotland 621 00, Sweden
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

When we went to Gotland the weather was great so it was really inviting to take a stroll across the wall of the city So should you when you are around !!!

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank francien2015
Reviewed 7 October 2018

The old town is surrounded by these medieval city walls. Spend a day walking around these city walls, exploring some medieval cathedrals within the old town and the sea coast by the city walls.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank jessyljung
Reviewed 5 October 2018

We really enjoyed taking of mid morning and walking the entire length of the old city walls. We got back to our hotel mid afternoon so it was a great experience. We read all the information boards at each tower , it is in English...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 3 October 2018

Myself and my husband walked round the entire outside of Visby city wall on a very very windy September day. The whole walk was about 4 Km. There are frequent information boards with interesting stuff about that part of the wall in both Swedish and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank English_Expat_1991
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

Pleasant walk around the city both from the internal side of these wall and also outside. There are also some great vantage points to get a view of the beach and sea leading to the port.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank roberta g
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

THE City Wall is in a real Good condition. We strongly recomend a walk outside THE wall. Its 3km and much to see

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Jonas A
Reviewed 19 September 2018 via mobile

A walk around the wall will take you back to the medieval time. Many tower with its history. The wall is a long the beach, where in a small part inside the wall there is a beautiful botanical garden.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank dinsya
Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

An early morning walk around the wall is the best therapy for a stressed out worker. You can feel the history around you.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank jennifera444
Reviewed 31 August 2018

Pretty visby in Gotland Sweden,is not on everyone’s visit list,however this lovely small town with its qaint streets with numerous shops and ornate buildings has a lot to offer It’s surrounded by a city wall which stretches the entire city( town) so a pleasant walk...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Wanderlust W
Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

A 3-4 kilometer long wall all around old town with arch gates. A nice walk along, patly parallel to the coastline and a reminder of those old days of Visby, Vikings, defence and markets...

Date of experience: August 2018
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There is a beach alongside the west side of the wall but it is not good for bathing. The closest beach for bathing is a couple of kilometers away,but there is a pier very close to the wall that you can bathe from and where... More
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