For carbon-neutral sailing, you can’t beat this glass-topped boat, powered by 12-tonne batteries juiced up by 56 sq m of solar panels....
The 200m-long ‘Old Bridge’, built in 1786, connects the Altstadt with the river’s right bank and the Schlangenweg (Snake Path), whose...
For bird’s-eye views, climb 208 stairs to the top of the tower of Heidelberg's famous 15th-century church, which was shared by Catholics...
Ah oui, this Marktplatz cafe wouldn't be out of place in Paris with its banquettes, Napoleon bust above the bar, cold pastis and...
Alte Brücke · interesting places nearby
Brass Monkey information
On the Altstadt, at the entrance to the bridge side, is a statue of a Brass Monkey holding a mirror and surrounded by mice: touch the mirror for wealth, the outstretched fingers to ensure you return to Heidelberg and the mice to ensure you have many children.