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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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Marktplatz Tips (20)

Pyramid

The Church, where Margrave Karl Wilhelm had been laid to rest, had to be torn down in 1807 due to lack of space. Weinbrenner now had to ensure that the now unprotected crypt was covered up again. He...
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tini58de
Dec 09, 2004

Pyramid

Now the symbol of Karlsruhe, the unmissable pyramid in the marktplatz has quite a history and Raison d'Être. The Pyramid was built in 1823, on the site of the first church of Karlsruhe, the...
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Ujamaflip
Nov 07, 2004

Stadt Kirche

The Stadt Kirche, an Evangelical municipal church, was build by the Architecht Friedrich Weinbrenner between 1807 and 1816. The church served as the cathedral for the Baden state.The belltower is...
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Ujamaflip
Nov 07, 2004

Market

There are many markets in Karlsruhe. You'll find local vegetables, fruits, honey , cheese and meat. But also exotic fruits are sold here. I always love to walk across a market, even though I don't buy...
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nepalgoods
Oct 29, 2003

the pyramid

meanwhile a symbol of the street it started as a interim solution to give the grave of Margrave Karl Wilhelm a new "roof", because the formally one, the concordia chruch has been torn down due to lack...
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chancay
Sep 25, 2003

Karlsruher Marktplatz (marketplace)

This place is at least once a week what it says, a market place, as you can see on the photo. Besides it is one of the main central places of the city, with the old town hall and the protestant town...
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chancay
Sep 25, 2003

Pyramide

Karlsruhe is known for it's little pyramide in the center of town. A famous architect loved the Egyptian type of architecture and put a pyramide and oblisque in the middle of Karlsruhe. (Sorry, I wish...
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shdw100
Feb 20, 2003

Markplatz

The Markplatz is the19th century centre of the town. It has an interesting pryamid monument flanked by the Town Hall (designed by Weinbrenner) and Stadtkirche.
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sandysmith
Apr 19, 2004
 
 
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ZKM - Center for Art and Media Technology

As a cultural institution, the Center for Art and Media (ZKM) in Karlsruhe holds a unique position in the world. It responds to the rapid developments in information technology and today's changing...
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The State Art Gallery

This gallery exhibits paintings and sculptures from a six centuries period. The origins date back to the art collections of the Margraves of Baden in the 18th century. The displayed art works are...
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Hohenbaden Castle

The magnificent ruin is visible from far away. Castle Hohenbaden, also named the Old Palace (Altes Schloss), was the first castle of the Marggraves, after which they named themselves "von...
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Merkurberg

Merkurberg has become a popular hang gliding base in recent years. A big gale in 1999 (the infamous “Lothar”) has left large clearings in the forest around the summit and the local hanggliding club...
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Old Town

The old town centre on the slopes of the hill has narrow streets, shops, restaurants and cafes (most of which can't be called cheap). The average age of the population in Baden-Baden is the highest...
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Festspielhaus

Even though it has been opened only 10 years ago, in 1998, the Festspielhaus in Baden-Baden has become one of the leading opera and concert halls in Germany. The main building in the back with...
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