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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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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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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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City Gate (Stadt Heildelberg)

The City Gate of Heidelberg lies at the southern end of the famous Old bridge and it leads to Steingrasse Street leading to the Church of The Holy Spirit. The city gates were built in 1788 alongside...
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machomikemd
Oct 26, 2015

Karl-Theodor-Brücke (statues)

this will be my pictures of the various markers and statues in and around the famous Bridge such as the old monkey and the Minerva statue.the official name of Heidelberg's famous old bridge is...
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machomikemd
Oct 26, 2015

Karl-Theodor-Brücke

the official name of Heidelberg's famous old bridge is Karl-Theodor-Brücke, which is one of the major attractions in Heidelberg and it leads to the Old Town (alstadt) as well. The bridge is 200 meters...
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machomikemd
Oct 26, 2015

Alte Brücke

The famous Old Bridge is one of the last large examples of classical stone bridge building. It links the old town to the banks of the Neckar at the eastern end of the Neuenheim district. It was built...
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Kuznetsov_Sergey
Mar 22, 2014

Beautiful bridge ….

The first Heidelberg bridge was built by Karl Theodor (1742-1799), which explains it's official name "Karl-Theodor-Brücke". Altogether, the bridge was rebuilt 9 times; more than likely victim of...
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jlanza29
Nov 12, 2013

The Old Bridge - Carl-Theodor-Bridge

All great romantic cities have a river: Prague has the Vltava, Paris has the Seine, Florence the Arno, and Heidelberg the Neckar river."Die Alte Bruecke" (=the old bridge) is named after Kurfuerst...
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JessH
Apr 25, 2011

The Neckar River and the Old Bridge

The Old Bridge or Carl Theodor Bridge was originally built in 1786-88. It was destroyed by retreating German soldiers at the end of the Second World War, but was quickly rebuilt and was reopened on...
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Nemorino
Apr 04, 2011

Alte Bruecke

The Alte Bruecke (Old Bridge) spans the beautiful Neckar River. It is about the fifth bridge built in that spot. The first four were wooden and were destoyed by fire and flood. It was not until the...
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Maryimelda
May 18, 2010

Alte Brücke

The "Alte Brücke" in Heidelberg, also named "Karl-Theodor-Brücke" after the nobleman who established it, connects the Old Town with the suburb of Neuenheim on the opposite shore of the Neckar. A...
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MichaelFalk1969
Jul 22, 2009

Heidelberg Monkey

The Heidelberg Monkey is a "tourist" attraction. If your headed for the bridge, you can't miss him on the left side. Stick your head in the monkeye mask for a picture or just rub the mirror for luck....
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cjg1
Mar 04, 2009

Bronze monkey at the bridge

You cannot fail to miss the monkey sitting at the side of the old bridge which crosses the Neckar river.Apparantly there has been a statue of a monkey here for hundreds of years but the present one...
nhcram
Sep 28, 2008

Great Place to Relax

The old bridge is a great place to relax and take in the sights of Heidelberg. The views from the river are among the most amazing in Germany in my opinion and each time I have been here I have spent...
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cjg1
Jul 21, 2008
 
 
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"Germany's most romantic city: HEIDELBERG"
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"This is not Heidelberg Castle, is it???"
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"Huckleberry Berg"
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"Heidelberg – a constant inspiration"
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"Nemorino in Heidelberg"
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Things to Do Near Old Bridge

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Old Town/Altstadt

a tour of Heidelberg is not complete without a walking tour of the old town of Heidelberg as the Old Town has many historical Landmarks and buidlings of which a bus tour could not do as most streets...
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Kornmarkt

the Kornmarkt of the Grain Market is a smaller square in Heidelberg which is smaller than the grander Marktplatz, located 100 meters west of the kornmarkt (where the Rathaus and Church of the Holy...
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Heiliggeistkirche

this famous Gothic Church which lies along the Marketplatz area of Heidelberg and is the tallest structure in the city beside the Castle Heidelberg, is formerly a joint place of worship between the...
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Town Hall/Rathaus

the Town Hall or Rathaus of Heidelberg lies along Marktplatz and opposite the Holy Spirit Church of which the original town hall was built in the 14th century and was destroyed in the thirty years war...
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Philosophenweg

Philosophenweg, or Philosophers' Walk in English, is a promenade on northern side of the river Neckar. If you are into photography or just fine views, the walk offers some of the best views of the old...
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Castle - Schloss

towering across the university city of Heidelberg is the Imposing Schloss Heidelberg, which you can see from any angle in Heidelberg and can take panoramic shots and selfie videos from many areas like...
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