Heidelberg / Nuremberg Combi Tour
This tour is a combination of Tour no 10 and Tour no 3a:
In the Morning we start to romantic Heidelberg at the river Neckar, one of the most beautiful cities in Germany.
Visit of the world famous castle ruins, Gothic and Renaissance buildings. We show you the large courtyard, the mighty terrace and one of the largest wine barrel in the world.
Visit of the medieval town center: The Old Bridge, Karlstor, the Church of the Holy Spirit. The House of the Knights with its precious Renaissance facade, small lanes with half timbered houses. The city hosts the oldest university of Germany.
After this we drive to Nuremberg, de capital of Franconia with a very eventful history:
- a mighty center of european trade and commerce during the Middle Ages,
- the focus scene of the "Third Reich" and
- nowadays a vivid city.
But Nuremberg is also the birth place of one of Germany's greatest artists: Albrecht Dürer and it also hosts the famous Christkindl's Market in winter.
Do not forget to taste the famous Nuremberg fried sausages (see image).
Approx. 8:00pm we will be back in Frankfurt.