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Karlsruhe: Guided City History & Culture Walking Tour

Product ID: 244762
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Discover the history and culture of Karlsruhe on this 1.5 hour walking tour. Walk in the footsteps of Karl III Wilhelm, Margrave of Baden-Durlach and learn about classical city architect Friedrich Weinbrenner.
About this activity
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Duration: 1.5 hours
Starting time 11:00 AM
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Live tour guide
German, English
Booklets
English, French, German
Wheelchair accessible

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Experience

Highlights
  • Experience Karlsruhe with a knowledgeable local guide
  • Discover the unique atmosphere of the city
  • Hear funny anecdotes and learn personal insider tips
Full description
Experience history, explore the present and imagine the future on a 1.5-hour walking tour of Karlsruhe with an experienced local guide. Even though Karlsruhe is only 300 years old, it has a colorful past. As a Baroque planned city, Karlsruhe was a novelty of its time and the city has preserved this pioneering spirit to this day.

With your city guide, you will learn about the fascinating Karl III Wilhelm, Margrave, who founded the city in 1715 and discover what made him decide to build a completely new city and leave his old capital of Durlach behind. Your tour will be spiked with funny anecdotes and personal insider tips from your guide.
Includes
  • Local German-speaking guide
  • Insider tips
  • Funny anecdotes
What’s Not Included
  • Food and drinks
  • Personal expenses
  • Gratuities
  • Admission tickets
  • Cost of optional activities

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Meeting point

Meeting point varies depending on option booked.

Important information
Not allowed
  • Alcohol and drugs
Know before you go
• Please remember that tours take place in all weather and this is an outdoor tour. Be sure to dress according to the weather.
• Children under 3 years old may participate free of charge.

From US$ 12.51 per person

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3.6 / 5
based on 5 reviews
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Service
3.3/5
Organization
3.0/5
Value for money
3.5/5
Safety
4.7/5

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Karlsruhe Tourismus GmbH

Product ID: 244762