Heidelberg Tour: Visit the romantic city of Heidelberg with this delightful tour from Frankfurt.
* Choose the morning or afternoon tour
* Enjoy a leisurely stroll through the historic centre
* See all the highlights Heidelberg has to offer
To start with, you are free to choose if you want to go on this journey in the morning or in the afternoon – undoubtedly the two most beautiful moments of the day. Once there, relax and prepare to delve into one of the most charming cities in Germany and an everlasting favourite among international tourists.
The graceful silhouette of Heidelberg lies on the shores of the River Neckar. As you step onto its ancient cobblestoned roads, head off to explore its array of breathtaking architecture, from a series famous castles, some of them now partially in ruins albeit no less magnificent, and its impressive Gothic and Renaissance buildings. Enjoy a leisurely stroll around an ample courtyard and along a mighty terrace. And in case all of these colossal sights weren’t enough, pay a visit to the world-renowned Heidelberg Tun, one of the largest wine barrels in the world.
Take a walk around the quaint medieval town centre and gape at classic constructions such as the Old Bridge, Karlstor, some wonderful age-old churches and, of course, the enchanting little half-timbered houses that are so characteristic of this part of the world. And speaking of age-old buildings in this neighbourhood, Heidelberg houses the oldest university of Germany. Don’t miss this unforgettable tour that will mark the way you are going to remember Germany for the rest of your life.
Meeting/pick-up point: Wiesenhuettenstr. 39, 60329 Frankfurt (close to central station/opposite Hotel Savoy).
Duration: 5.5 hours.
Start/opening time: At 9:30am and 3:30pm.
Languages: English and German.