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  • Address: Heinrich-Heine-Allee, 40213 Dusseldorf, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany., 69117, Heidelberg
  • Timings: 24-hrs Details
  • Phone: +49-211172020
  • Ticket Price: Free
  • Time Required: 06:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Museums, Outdoors, Landmark, Family And Kids, Neighborhoods , Old Town, Specialty Museums, Landmarks, Community And Government, Education, Colleges And Universities

The Old Town is one amongst the 49 boroughs in Düsseldorf. Spread over an area of about a square kilometer, the town is often known as the “longest bar in the world”. It is because this little town boasts of more than 300 bars and pubs, all said to be lined up adjacent to each other.

Visitors looking for more than a good party need not be disheartened as the town also offers:

  • Basilica of St. Lambertus. Houses the relics of St. Apollinaris, the patron saint of the city.
  • Church of the Knights of the Cross
  • The shipping museum– Schlossturm
  • City Hall– Rathaus
  • Art exhibitions and other cultural exhibits
  • Clean beaches

  • Carnival in the month of February.
  • Don’t forget to try the famous old beer–Altbier that is brewed using a traditional recipe. Today brewed in very few places across the world.
  • Wear comfortable walking shoes and carry party shoes separately.
  • Carry shades and sunscreen.

  • U78 underground train. The old town is a short walk from the Düsseldorf main station.

  • Brauerei Ausschank Pilsener Urquell
  • Gut & Gerne Schokolade
  • Woyton
  • Shennong Tea Lounge
  • Chop

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  • Altstadt Address: Heinrich-Heine-Allee, 40213 Dusseldorf, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany., 69117, Heidelberg
  • Altstadt Contact Number: +49-211172020
  • Altstadt Timing: 24-hrs
  • Altstadt Price: Free
  • Best time to visit Altstadt(preferred time): 09:00 am - 03:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Altstadt: 06:00 Hrs
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  • 95% of people who visit Heidelberg include Altstadt in their plan

  • 35.66% of people start their Altstadt visit around 3 PM - 4 PM

  • People usually take around 6 Hrs to see Altstadt

Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday

73.77% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Altstadt

People normally club together Heidelberg Castle and Philosophers' Way while planning their visit to Altstadt.

People also prefer to end their day with Altstadt.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures