"Welcome to Larochette" Larochette by yumyum

Larochette Travel Guide: 21 reviews and 74 photos

We came to Larochette by car from Luxembourg city after visiting Echternach and Berdorf as a day trip before returning to the city for the night.

Larochette means "rock" or Fels in German. In the old days it was called different names but always "rock" in different languages.

Larochette is the town in Europe which has the highest percentage of foreigners ie about 63 %, mostly Portugese.

Pros and Cons
  • Pros:Pretty little town with a castle
  • In a nutshell:Take a look if you drive through here
  • Last visit to Larochette: Apr 2007
  • Intro Written Apr 27, 2007
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  • hunterV's Profile Photo
    Feb 14, 2010 at 11:45 AM

    I see it's a very nice place to visit....

  • DAO's Profile Photo
    Sep 25, 2009 at 12:21 PM

    Looks like a good place to stop and see some history. The outside toilet 20 meters high concerns me!

  • Herwig1961's Profile Photo
    Nov 17, 2008 at 5:35 PM

    Like those beautiful colored houses!Thanks!

  • Raimix's Profile Photo
    Jul 18, 2007 at 11:17 AM

    Good job! I remember "Larochette" word from something else....I doubt...maybe name of sweets..:)

  • Kuznetsov_Sergey's Profile Photo
    May 6, 2007 at 10:16 AM

    Portugese are the majority in a town of Luxemburg? Never heard about it! Thanks Sonja for virtual travel!

  • HORSCHECK's Profile Photo
    May 2, 2007 at 12:07 PM

    Another fantastic page about one of Luxembourgs gems. Now lam looking forward to seeing your page about Luxmbourg's capital city. So speed up with things ... *verybigsmile*

  • tini58de's Profile Photo
    May 1, 2007 at 7:04 AM

    This sure is an off the beaten path location - thanks so much for introducing it to us!

  • Trekki's Profile Photo
    Apr 29, 2007 at 1:33 AM

    Yes, cute little town :-) I like these colourful houses and the railway station :-))

  • Apr 28, 2007 at 3:21 AM

    nice tiny and cute town of Luxemburg.

  • Apr 28, 2007 at 12:20 AM

    A great start here Sonja! I shall be back to see more later :))


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