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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 and Nuremberg 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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Animals and Birds in Quiet Places

I love visiting quiet places where I can get lost in nature and see some local wildlife. Schwetzingen is a perfect place to see both. There are no crowds to disturb the birds or animals. The heron was...
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Schwetzingen - A Real Gem

Schwetzingen is a tiny old town nearby Heidlberg and Mannheim. Most people miss coming here in favour of bigger places with more attractions. I enjoyed every thing Schwetzingen had to offer. The town...
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Helpful Links

When preparing a trip to Schwetzingen the following links might be helpful:in...
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Schwetzingen Town

When talking about Schwetzingen, most people only think of the palace. Okay, I guess the palace IS the most fantastic sight of Schwetzingen, but the town itself is quite nice as well!There are...
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"Wild"life

On the premises of the Schwetzingen palace gardens you will also be able to see quite a bit of wildlife. When spotting the first heron we thought it was one of those great statues, but no, it moved!!!...
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History and style

The statues in the palace gardens of Schwetzingen are a fantastic example of the various architectural epoques of this place:you will find lots of statues (and of course other architecture) from the...
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Fountains in the castle garden

In the baroque park, they have lots of different delightments, such as a temple, a roman aqueduct, a bath house, some exotic plants, several illusions, a mosque with a turkish garden, a castle, etc....
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Schlossstrasse 3, Schwetzingen 68723
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Zaehringer Strasse 51, Schwetzingen, Baden-Württemberg, 68723, Germany
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Carl-Benz-Strasse 1, Schwetzingen, Baden-W�¼rttemberg, 68723, Germany
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Robert Bosch Str 9, Schwetzingen, Baden-Wurttemberg, 68723, Germany
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Bahnhofanlage 6-8, Schwetzingen, Baden-Württemberg, 68723, Germany
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Schalzigweg 1-3, Schwetzingen, Baden-Wurttemberg, 68723, Germany
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Top Things to Do in Schwetzingen

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Castle - Palace Park

The lake in the back of the park originally used to be a rectangular basin. Only in the early 19th century, i.e. already under the rule of the Grandduke of Baden, it was transformed into a lake with...
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Castle - Palace

The palace in Schwetzingen can be visited with guided tours only. Torus in German start about every hour. Tours in English take place on Sundays, 2 p.m. The rooms inside are fully furnitured. Most of...
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Kathrin_E

"The Palace Gardens - 18th Century Wonderland"
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scottishvisitor

"THE LITTLE GERMAN GEM"
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Cristian_Uluru

"The wonderful garden of Schloss Schwetzingen"
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tini58de

"Incredible Schwetzingen"
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tessy

"Castle of Schwetzingen"
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