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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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More Things to Do in Naturpark Bergstrasse-Odenwald

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Villa Rustica - an old Roman mansion

Großsachsen:This small village along the B3, the Bergstrasse, boasts of having the ruins of a large Roman mansion in its fields, the Villa Rustica. That is, the village council may be boasting, the...
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The Neckar Lock

I like to watch ships going through a lock. When we were there we were lucky, first a long barge went through and then , on the second lock, three rowing boats.Both had very distinctive problems. The...
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An Old Roman Stone

Dossenheim - Schwabenheimer HofBefore locks and the canal, the Neckar was a dangerous river. Almost each year there were huge floods. If you go to the Old Bridge in Heidelberg, you can see the high...
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The Rock Breakers of Dossenheim

DossenheimDossenheim is a small town a few kilometers from Heidelberg. Many people working or studying in Heidelberg live here.In the centre of the the town there is statue of a man with a sort of an...
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The Fountains of Leutershausen

LeutershausenLeutershausen is proud of having many fountains, in fact it used to be called the "fountain village".One of the newer fountains is at the (very small) market square, right next to a...
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The Black Madonna

LeutershausenMost probably you've never heard of this small town between Weinheim and Heidelberg,unless you're Catholic.Then it's possible that you've read about the "Black Madonna"...
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Tobacco Barns

ViernheimDriving down the Bergstrasse you can still see some fields on which tobacco is grown.The tobacco was used to make cigars and for many years a lot of families were earning some money from...
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St Aposteln

ViernheimThe centre of Viernheim is dominated by the Apostelkirche, the church of St Aposteln. It was built in the end of 19th century and finished in 1899. In the 1950s and 1970s some renovationwork...
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Bußmichelkreuz

ViernheimIn the forest between Viernheim and Hüttenfeld there is a stone cross, very withered already, even though it's not too old.It is the early 19th century reproduction of a much older stone...
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Viernheim

This is not a tip, but a sort of introduction to the town of Viernheim/Bergstrasse.Even though Viernheim belongs to the state of Hesse, everything there is oriented towards Mannheim,which is in...
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Fuerstenlager - The Summer Residence

Bensheim-Auerbach:A bit further down the hill, but still in Bensheim-Auerbach there is the former summer residence of the counts and dukes of Hesse, called the Fuerstenlager. This was established at...
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A famous pine tree on the wall

Bensheim-Auerbach:Auerbach Castle is famous for a pine tree , which has been growing for more than 300 years now. This tree grows on the wall, with hardly any ground at all. It's growing out of the...
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Michelstadt

Michelstadt is well known for its very old town hall and the lovely christmas market. Please feel free to visite my separate travel page about Michelstadt to see a few more pictures. Enjoy!
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Zwingenberg - 2

Up a little hill you find a small and lovely church. The evangelic church was build after 1258 by Diether V. Graf von Katzenelnbogen The church is surrounded by a little kind of city wall. In the...
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Taunusstrasse 12, Michelstadt, Hesse, 64720, Germany
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Erbacher Strasse 49, Michelstadt, Hesse, 64720, Germany
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Braun Strasse 5, Michelstadt, Hesse, 64720, Germany
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Rudolf-Marburg Strasse 41, Michelstadt, Hesse, 64720, Germany
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