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Heidelberg & Nuremberg Full-Day Tour

Product ID: 213597
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This tour takes you first to romantic Heidelberg: the "old city" on the Neckar has about 1 million visitors annually from all over the world. Afterwards you drive to Nuremberg, a city with a rich and varied history.
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Duration: 10.5 hours
Starting time 9:30 AM
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English, German

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  • Enjoy a day trip to the medieval towns of Heidelberg and Nuremberg
  • Visit picturesque city streets and Heidelberg Castle
  • Admire impressive the surroundings with Gothic and Renaissance buildings
  • Look at the grand Gothic designs of St. Lorenz Church and Frauenkirche
Full description
Get to know two of the most beautiful and historic cities in Germany during a day of sightseeing filled with medieval grandeur. With a look at the imposing ruins of Heidelberg Castle and the seat of Holy Roman Emperors in Nuremberg, you will get a great overview of the region's colorful past.

After you meet your guide, set out for a visit to the picturesque city of Heidelberg along the River Neckar. Tour the famous Heidelberg Castle and admire the long courtyard, the mighty terrace, and one of the largest wine barrels in the world. Then, take a walk in the city's medieval town center to marvel at the Old Bridge, Karl's Gate, the Church of the Holy Spirit, and the House of the Knights, as well as the oldest university in Germany.

In the afternoon, you cross into Bavaria for a visit to the storied city of Nuremberg. Look up at the mighty Imperial Castle, or Kaiserburg, which is one of the grandest medieval fortifications in Europe. Later, you can check out the Old City Hall, and the site of the famous Christkindl's market. Start your return journey after a look at the towering Gothic facades of the St. Lorenz Church and the Frauenkirche.
  • Guided tour of Heidelberg and Nuremberg
  • Admission to Heidelberg Castle
  • Lunch box
  • Roundtrip transportation to and from Frankfurt City centre
  • Live tour commentary provided in English
What’s Not Included
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Food and beverages not listed in inclusions

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Meeting point

The meeting point is ETS Greenline Tours, Wiesenhüttenplatz 39, 60329 Frankfurt. The meeting point is near the main train station and opposite the Savoy Hotel.

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What to bring
  • Comfortable shoes
Know before you go
• At least 4 people are required for this activity to take place
• This activity is not wheelchair accessible
• If you have limited mobility, you should not take part
• Check-in is 15 minutes prior to the booked tour start time

From US$ 298.11 per person

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ETS Touristik GmbH

Product ID: 213597