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This beautiful 18th-century bridge connects the two sides of the Neckar River.
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Heidelberg, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
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+49 6221 5844444
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Connecting the old town city square with the University Of Heidelberg, students trudging back and forth over the river have worn the cobblestones smooth just to drink beer and wine in search of like-minded companions.

Thank ChefMarkChristopher
Reviewed 2 days ago

A most attractive bridge. Lovely spots to take photos of the Rhein and up to the castle. Best to avoid busy times.

Thank lakelover908
Reviewed 1 week ago

A very nice bridge to stroll on and over. Good place for pics of the castle. Can get quite crowded as the day goes on.

Thank nriemen
Reviewed 1 week ago

There is always a lot of people of this bridge: it must be the most popular bridge in Germany! But it is true that it is also a very good spot to look at the castle, and the boats, and the people walking by.... And...More

Thank Hel D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The bridge itself is a nice old stone bridge, but the main benefit of visiting is the opportunity to take photographs along the Neckar river and back towards the town and the castle.

Thank Chris P
Reviewed 1 week ago

This bridge really reminds me of the bridge in Prague with both its statues and look. It is worth visiting and really stands out as you look down from the castle at Heidelberg. Don't forget to check out the brass Monkey.

Thank William S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The old fort in ruins is an attraction, there are two statues at the foothills, guess it is archangel Michael and Mary? then there is the town square where all the vendors and shops are there. We saw a bride driving down in a white...More

Thank Vivekrajanand
Reviewed 1 week ago

The old bridge connects the old town of Heidelberg to the new. It is protected by a gate at the old town side. The current bridge dates back to the eighteenth century and is built on the foundations of earlier bridges on the site. A...More

Thank TAIN2013
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was looking forward to visiting the historic old bridge gate and taking some photos as I had not been in Heidelberg in over 10 years. Imagine my disappointment when I reached the bridge after a long walk on a hot day only to discover...More

Thank John16752024
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Old Bridge is one of the most popular attraction one must visit when being in Heidelberg. It spans across the Neckar river, connecting the Old Town of the city to an up-class residential area. Standing on the bridge provides prime views and great photo...More

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