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Heidelberg: Sissi, Romans and Revolutionaries

Heidelberg: Sissi, Romans and Revolutionaries

From US$ 304.51 per group up to 25

Learn all about the Neuenheimer side of Heidelberg, the former Roman city center.

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Duration 2 hours
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English, German
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Experience

Highlights
  • Enjoy the spectacular view
  • Visit the Bismarkturm and a lost village
  • Discover the history of the famous Philosophenweg
Full description
Experience the Neuenheimer side of Heidelberg, which was the Roman nucleus of the city. Neuenheim developed from a craftsman quarter which already existed at the end of the 19th century and transformed into a “posh suburb.” Follow us from the old Roman bridge over the Philosophenweg to Bismarkturm and Hölderlin Anlage, to the lost village of Dagersbach and the entrenchments of the 1848 revolution. Enjoy the indescribable panorama of the old town and learn all about the history of this unbelievably beautiful place. Follow in the footsteps of empress Sissi, Mark Twain, Friedrich Hölderlin, Franz Brentano and Victor Hugo. In the 19th century, strolls on this romantic path in Heidelberg were a popular pastime for students and travelers. Meeting Point at the fountain on Neuenheim Marketplace.
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  • One tour guide for up to 2 hours
    Not suitable for
    • Wheelchair users
    Covid-19 precautions
    Safety measures in place
    • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
    Traveler requirements
    • You are required to bring and wear a mask
    • You must fill out a travel information form
    • You must present either proof of full vaccination, proof of a Covid-19 infection in the past 6 months, or a negative test taken no more than 24 hours before the activity starts

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    Meeting Point :Fountain on “Neuenheim Market Place"

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    • Comfortable shoes

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    • Luggage or large bags
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    Great guidance, very competent guide. It was really fun listening to her. I learned a great deal about Heidelberg and the poets and thinkers who once visited Heidelberg. And then the view from the Philosophenweg on the city, just great! Definitely recommendable.

    May 30, 2019

    Eine sehr schöne Tour auf die 'andere' Seite von Heidelberg. Man hat so aber einen sehr guten Blick auf den Ort und die Altstadt. Die Guide war sehr gut und hat uns alle Fragen sehr geduldig und kompetent beantwortet.

    October 10, 2021

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    Kurzweilige Wanderung. Wir haben viel gelacht!

    November 1, 2021

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