Oberes Tor - PHOTOGRAPHER COMMENT
Oberes Tor - translated to The Upper Gate is a landmark of Waldshut at the eastern side of the town centre. Built in the 13th century the tower served as gaol until 1864. Due to its location on the eastern side of the towns fortification, the gate was also called Schaffhauser Tor based on the name of the swiss town Schaffhausen.
Oberes Tor - FURTHER INFORMATION
Oberes Tor - Waldshut-Tiengen visitor guide showing a virtual tour of 'Oberes Tor' linked to an interactive map with local and travel information. 360° panoramas from Baden-Wuerttemberg.
Oberes Tor (Upper Gate) is one of the tourist attractions in Waldshut-Tiengen in Germany. Also known as Schaffhauser Tor, the gate stands on the eastern side of the city and was built in the 13th century. This picture shows a view approaching the gate and city from the east. Beyond Oberes Tor runs Kaiserstrasse which is lined with various stalls, shops, restaurants and runs through the center of the town.
TRAVEL DIRECTIONS AND GETTING THERE
Car:Waldshut-Tiengen is on the E54, 85km south of Freiburg im Breisgau and 60km east of Basel.
Train: Waldshut Station