Heidelberg Castle and City Tour from Frankfurt

Heidelberg Castle Heidelberg Bridge Heidelberg Castle
Heidelberg Castle Heidelberg Bridge Heidelberg Castle

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US 86.94p.p.

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Highlights

  • Explore the popular castle ruins
  • Witness the biggest wine barrel in the world
  • See the Europe’s finest Renaissance edifices

Overview

Lying beside the River Neckar, The town of Heidelberg is among the favorite tourist destinations in Europe. Admire the beauty of this scenic place in the charming morning tour. The tour gives the opportunity to discover the Castle, which is partly ruined. Along with this, you can see the Gothic and Renaissance buildings and the Heidelberg, the largest wine barrel in the world made of Oak trees. Walk to the streets of the medieval town to see the ancient buildings, the Gothic Church of Holy Spirit, the old stone bridge, the university, and the house of the Knights.

Itinerary

During 17th century wars, the town of Heidelberg was damaged badly and was rebuilt in the 18th century. The Baroque buildings were constructed in the Gothic street layout. This town is present in the south of Frankfurt. Johann Goethe wrote the beauty of this town, Turner painted it and the Benjamin Disraeli was hypnotized for its attractions.


The spectacular Castle, Schloss, is a blend of styles, and its inner courtyard consists of many buildings. Admire the Schlosshof, the magnificent Renaissance palace. Continuing the journey, you will see the world’s largest wine barrel the ‘Heidelberg Tun’ that was constructed in the year 1751. It can hold 58,124 gallons of wine, and the barrel has a dance floor atop. The tour will take you to the Old Bridge also known as Karl-Theodor, bridging the river Necker. Karlstor is the triumphal arch that was constructed to honor a German prince. The other famous tourist destinations include the House of the Knights, the Church of the Holy Spirit, and the ancient University of Germany.

Schedule

Opeational Details: All Year Round, Daily at 09:30am and 3:30pm

Duration: 5.5 Hours (Approx.)

Departure Location: ETS Touristik GmbH "Greenline of Frankfurt, Wiesenhüttenplatz 39, 60329 Frankfurt. (Near Central Station, opposite Hotel Savoy / Hotel Le Meridien Park Hotel)

Return Location: ETS Touristik GmbH "Greenline of Frankfurt, Wiesenhüttenplatz 39, 60329 Frankfurt. (Near Central Station, opposite Hotel Savoy / Hotel Le Meridien Park Hotel)

Inclusions

  • German / English tour guide
  • Lunchbox
  • Entry for wine barrel and castle

Exclusions

  • Entrance Fee (Unless Specified)
  • Drink and Meals
  • Hotel Transfers

Important Info

Ticket Redemption:
You must carry printed vouchers. Mobile or E-vouchers are not accepted.
You must reach at departure point 15 minutes prior to departure.
 

Additional Information:
According to German law, a seat is provided for children of all ages.
Pick-up and drop-off from / to the hotel in Frankfurt can be arranged at approx. Euro 10.00 per person/ way. (Please email us or call our local partner)
This tour operate with minimum of 4 passengers


Cancellation Policy:
No cancellation charges up to 24 hours before the chosen travel date. 100% cancellation fee applied within 24 hours of travel date. This ticket is Transferable (if you can not take the reserved tour your self). You can also change the date if you are not able to take the tour on reserved date. (Please email us or call our local partner)

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