On a visit to Heidelberg you definitely cannot miss out on the must see places. The significance of these must see places are that they stand as a symbol for Heidelberg. These places are what Heidelberg is all about. These must see places in Heidelberg will stay as cherishing memories of the city forever in your heart.
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Heidelberg, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
This is the heart of the city! In the ancient times courts of justice were and public proceedings were held here, accused burnt at stakes, criminals hung in cages for public display and so on. Today it is the most happening part of the city, from quaint cafés to art exhibitions to outdoor markets to music and dancing, it all happens here. So...
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Schlosshof 1, 69117 Heidelberg, Germany
08:00 am - 06:00 pm
A prime landmark, the castle ruins are one of the most important Renaissance structures of Heidelberg. The initial structure was raised as early as 1214 AD and had been destroyed several times by lightning since then. The first proper fortification was done by Rupert III when he became the king of Germany in 1401. But it was not until the 19th Cent...
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Plock 62, Heidelberg, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
11:00 am - 05:00 pm
One of the oldest church in Heidelberg, the church is dedicated to Apostle Peter. Currently the University Chapel, the ornate interiors and its extensive history make it worth a visit. The exteriors are however a stark contrast to the church insides and need immediate maintenance. Mysterious and forgotten it seems to stand alone in a hidden corner of the city.
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Heinrich-Heine-Allee, 40213 Dusseldorf, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany.
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...
Overlooking the northern banks of the Neckar River, the Philosophers’ Way is a picturesque path located on a hill ideal for long walks, picnics and in general absorbing the gorgeous view of Heidelberg. The path itself winding through woods, vineyards and gardens is rightly named so, as during the Romantic Era it was often visited by philosoph...
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Heidelberg, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
The old bridge of Heidelberg is officially known as the Carl Theodor Bridge after Prince Elector Carl Theodor. After a major flood destroyed the last wooden bridge in the city the Prince was prompted to build a more substantial stone bridge. The stone itself was taken from the Neckar valley. The bridge connects the old city to the banks of the rive...
The Pharmacy Museum in Heidelberg was built in 1937 as a charitable foundation. The museum houses the private collection of Dr. Walter Heinrici, along with other private donations from the profession. The Museum was opened to the public in 1938. During World War II the museum building was completely destroyed and the collections were moved to the H...
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Leyergasse 6, 69117 Heidelberg, Germany
11:00 am - 11:59 pm
Today a hotel in old Heidelberg town, it is best known for its brewery. A friendly staff and great experience is an add-on the Renaissance ambience of the place. Proudly presents:
Restaurant Zum Seppl
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Merianstraße 2, 69117 Heidelberg, Germany
09:00 am - 12:00 pm
Just next to the Church of the Holy Ghost is the ornamental Jesuit Church. Still the Catholic Mother Church, it is one of the largest and most important church in Heidelberg. The original construction of the church (1712-1749) focused on Baroque architecture, however the tower based on neo-baroque style was added later in between (1868-1872). The treasure room houses precious religious relics.
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Tiergartenstraße 3, 69120 Heidelberg, Germany
09:00 am - 05:00 pm
Founded by an ornithologist Otto Fehringer in 1933 (opened to public in 1934), the Heidelberg Zoo is home to more than 250 species of animals, birds and reptiles.
The Zoo is surely an exciting way of learning about the conservation of endangered flora and fauna. From time to time the Zoo also actively participates in breeding programs for endangere...
Konigstuhl Funicular (Bergbahn) is a two section funicular railway, running from the city to the nearby mountain Konigstuhl, and back. The mountain provides a spectacular view over the entire city and the Neckar River. The railway track is divided into a lower section and an upper section, each of which has different features like height, steepness...