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$471.20 Day Trips & Excursions

Half-day excursion from Heidelberg

Your knowledgeable and friendly driver/guide Manfred will pick you up from your hotel or apartment at 9:30 am. If you desire a different pick-up time, please let us know. Lean back and enjoy your ride in a beautiful, luxurious Mercedes-S-Class. The tour will take you up the river Neckar which is not as wide as the Rhine, but just as romantic with its many medieval castles, vineyards, and quaint little towns. You will pass through Neckarsteinach with its four fortresses situated on the hills along a bow in the river. Shortly afterwards you will arrive at Hirschhorn castle. Your guide will also take you through the old town of Hirschhorn, the so-called "pearl of the Neckar valley", where many half-timbered buildings have been preserved. A last stop will be the fortress Dilsberg which is not only a marvel of medieval architecture but also allows for a stunning view over the river valley.  You will arrive back at your hotel shortly after noon. 

$358.71 Private & Custom Tours

Trial run with Mercedes S-Class in Heidelberg

Your knowledgeable and friendly driver/guide Manfred will pick you up from your hotel or apartment at 9:30 am. If you desire a different pick-up time, please let us know. Now lean back and enjoy your ride in a beautiful, luxurious Mercedes-S-Class. You will go North to see the UNESCO World Heritage Site Abbey of Lorsch, founded over 1.250 years ago as a proprietary church and monastery. There will be time for a short visit. On your way back to Heidelberg you will make a stop at the hometown of the inventor of the automobile, Karl Benz, the village Ladenburg, which was populated as early as 3000 BC. You will visit the historic marketplace with timbered houses and its nice pubs and cafés. The tour will end at your hotel in Heidelberg around noon.   

$824.60 Private & Custom Tours

Private day excursion from Heidelberg with Mercedes S-class

Your professional and friendly driver/guide Manfred will pick you up from your hotel or apartment in Heidelberg (or a place nearby). His Mercedes-S-class with leather seats, massage and other modern features will make you feel like you're in heaven. The first stop on your day exursion will be Heppenheim, a very quaint historic town which is often the backdrop for Bollywood movies. Next will be a visit of the 11th century castle of Starkenburg, as well as a the beautiful state park of Fürstenlager where you will have time to enjoy a wonderful lunch (price not included).  Lorsch Abbey, a UNESCO World Heritage site, is one of the most famous abbeys of the Carolingian Empire. On your way back you will cross the river Rhine and conclude your trip with a visit to Worms and its famous cathedral (which you may know from the Tale of the Nibelungen.  Your driver will then return with you to Heidelberg.

$282.72 Tours & Sightseeing

3-Day Self-Drive Overnight Tour of Heidelberg, Schwetzingen and Maulbronn from Heidelberg

Day 1: HeidelbergYour journey begins in Heidelberg. Your hotel is at the heart of the romantic Old Town and you can check in as soon as you arrive. The hotel is ideally located as a base from which you can visit the many attractions that Heidelberg has to offer. Absolutely unmissable is Heidelberg Castle, with its spectacular view of the town and the Neckar River. Day 2: Schwetzingen & MaulbronnFollowing a restful night and a generous breakfast, you will start out for Maulbronn. We highly recommend a short detour via the gorgeous Schwetzingen Castle and the country roads around Bruchsal. Arriving in Maulbronn after an eventful day, you will have the chance to relax in your room before enjoying a two-course meal in the Klosterschmiede Restaurant.Day 3: MaulbronnToday’s breakfast will set you up for the day, as you set out for a guided tour of Maulbronn Monastery, which is a UNESCO world cultural heritage site. You will have plenty of time to enjoy the rest of the day in Maulbronn, before you go home.

$382.85 Weddings & Honeymoons

Romantic 2-Day Heidelberg Overnight Package Including Heidelberg Card

You will arrive on your chosen day to a champagne welcome at Reception, leaving the stress of everyday life behind you. In the evening, after a walk along the Neckar or through Heidelberg’s Old Town, enjoy a five-course candlelit dinner at our Reichskrone restaurant. The evening’s crowning glory is your partner’s face when you return to your room. A sea of candles awaits you, as well as a bed strewn with rose petals, inviting you to savour this special moment. A chilled bottle of champagne together in the bathtub will make the evening truly memorable! The next day, refreshed and invigorated, explore the city together. A view of the Neckar from the castle is just one of the highlights that you can experience with the Heidelberg Card: you will get discount in some museums and you can use the public transport for free and go to the castle.

$391.90 Walking & Biking Tours

Heidelberg Overnight Experience with Private Tour and Castle

Your private city tour, as described below, can be enjoyed on Day 1 or Day 2. If you would prefer it to take place on the second day, please make a note in the 'Special Requirements' field when you book.Day 1: (D)Check in to your Heidelberg hotel in the afternoon, and then head out on a 1.5-hour private walking tour to get acquainted with the history-laden sights of the city. The oldest university town in Germany, Heidelberg has a bounty of landmarks both in and around its baroque Old Town. See the Old Bridge, Heidelberg Town Hall and the Church of the Holy Ghost. Learn little-known facts about plazas like University Square and Market Square, and have your camera ready for a wander along Hauptstrasse, Germany’s longest pedestrianized street. After your tour, make use of some free time to enjoy the city at your own pace. Why not use your HeidelbergCard to take the funicular to Heidelberg Castle? The half-ruined hilltop fortress towers down over the city, and its views make the steep trip to the top oh-so worthwhile. Back down in the town, shop for souvenirs or use your time to explore. In the evening, enjoy a 3-course dinner in an Old Town restaurant, and then return to your hotel for your overnight stay.Overnight: 4-star hotel in HeidelbergDay 2: (B)Check out of your hotel after your continental buffet breakfast, and spend the day sightseeing as you wish. Your HeidelbergCard is valid for 48 hours, so make the most of it and visit more of Heidelberg's attractions on your own.

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