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Tour C

Heidelberg & Palace of Schwetzingen

In the morning visit romantic Heidelberg on this delightful tour from Frankfurt. Known as one of the most beautiful cities in Germany, Heidelberg lies on the River Neckar and it is an everlasting favorite among international tourists.

Explore of the world famous castle (partially in ruins) with its impressing Gothic and Renaissance buildings. We show you the large courtyard, the mighty terrace and one of the largest wine barrels in the world, the “Heidelberg Tun”.

Take a walk in the medieval town center and marvel at the Old Bridge, Karlstor, the Church of the Holy Spirit, House of the Knights with its precious Renaissance facade and small lanes with half-timbered houses.
The city hosts the oldest university of Germany.

We continue our journey to the beautiful Palace of Schwetzingen. The precious building has once been the summer residence of the Palatinate Electors.
On our guided visit of the residence we will show you the rooms and halls with their orginial furniture from the 18th century. Even more famous: the fantastic gardens of the Residence, laid out in the French and English style - they are without equal in Europe.

Heidelberg Castle Ruins and "Karls Bridge" over the river Neckar
old city gate at Karls Bridge (click to enlarge)


Departure point of all tours:
Wiesenhüttenplatz 39
60329 Frankfurt/Main
(close to Central Station)

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Heidelberg, old part of city
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Garden of Palace Schwetzingen (click to enlarge)
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tour operates:

05.03. - 04.11.2018

departure daily:

9:30 am

return approx.:

6:00 pm

rate per person:

€ 198,00

rate per child (up to 12 yrs):

€ 128,00

Tour rate includes:

* english/german guide
* entrance to the palace
* guided tour through the Palace

 

additional:
pick up / return service from / to your hotel in Frankfurt:
€ 10,00 per person / way