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Private Tour: Heidelberg Half-Day Trip from Frankfurt
"Meet your expert guide and air-conditioned vehicle outside your centrally located Frankfurt hotel to begin your private 6-hour sightseeing tour of Heidelberg a picturesque town on the banks of River Neckar in southwest Germany. Often described as Germany’s most beautiful city Heidelberg is renowned for its Baroque Old Town pretty Renaissance buildings and haunting castle ruins. Follow in the footsteps of the romantic poets most notably Johann Wolfgang van Goethe and the likes of painter William Turner and fall in love with this beautiful
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Heidelberg and Baden-Baden Tour from Frankfurt
"Leave central Frankfurt and travel south to Heidelberg in the northern Baden-Württemberg region – roughly an hour away. Straddling the River Neckar the romantic city is framed by dense woodlands that seemingly try to hide its star attraction – Heidelberg Castle. Referred to as the 'schloss’ by locals the castle is the epitome of a fairytale fortress with palatial Gothic-Renaissance architecture lavish grounds and heart-stopping views. Head inside and explore the ruins with your guide walking through its large courtyard and along the terrace. Drink in the sweeping views and then admire some of the castle’s artifacts like the wine barrel that is said to be the largest in the world.After your castle tour
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Heidelberg Half-Day Trip from Frankfurt
"After boarding your luxury coach in central Frankfurt you'll travel approximately 50 miles (80 km) south to the lovely city of Heidelberg. Often described as Germany's most beautiful city Heidelberg will greet you with pretty Renaissance buildings framed by vivid green hills on both sides of the River Neckar.Heidelberg Castle perches over the city and a visit to its famous ruins will undoubtedly be a highlight of your half-day trip. The evocative castle was created as a combination of several buildings clustered around a courtyard each one representing different styles of German architecture. The castle is home to many interesting artifacts including the incredible wine barrel that is stored within the castle ruins. Reputedly the largest in the world
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Most Viewed Local Customs in Eppingen

Local Customs

Half-Timbered Houses

Some half-timbered houses, especially the most beautiful ones that tell of the owners' wealth, have funny to scary woodcarved faces somewhere on their facade. These are called "envy heads"and are...
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Local Customs

Carnival

Eppingen is a bit outside the area where the Alemannic carnival is indigenous, but the town has adopted it some 40 years ago. Since 1969 the local witch guild has been active. The witches organize a...
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Local Customs

Easter Wells

Decorating the wells for Easter is a custom that is most popular in Franconia but has spread to other areas like Baden. The fountains are decorated with green garlands and painted eggs. In the old...
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Top Things to Do in Eppingen

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Half-Timbered Houses

The two adjacent houses on the western side of market square are known as Alte Post, the Odl Post Station. In former times they probably served as inn where the post carriages rested and changed...
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Catholic Church

This extraordinary medieval fresco inside the church is a bit hidden and easily overlooked. Seeing such 'creatures from the dark side' within a church is at least remarkable. It shows a milk witch and...
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Alte Universität

This art festival takes place every summer and is organized by the museum in the Old University and the municipality. Every year one artist is invited to design and create big flags which are then...
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Market Square

The tower in the corner of the new market square and Altstadtstraße is Eppingen's oldest building. In the middle ages the town ended here. The tower was part of the town wall and served as watchtower...
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Old Synagogue

The Old Synagogue in Küfergasse was built in 1731 and was in use until the 1870s when the Jewish community built a new synagogue. The old one was sold and became a private residential house. The...
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Fachwerkpfad

The tutorial on timberframe architecture begins already on the way from the station into the old town. The direct way is a small path along the park and gardens. Along this path, models of different...
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"A Wombat in Eppingen"
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