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Heiligenberg

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Take the walk up to the castle, its not that bad and a lot quicker than waiting for a bus. The... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Dan L
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Missouri
Great hiking trails off philosophers way.

I hiked this "mountain" every few days. Great trails through forest. Lights of people walking dogs... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Mark B
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San Diego, California
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69121 Heidelberg, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Take the walk up to the castle, its not that bad and a lot quicker than waiting for a bus. The views from the top are simply the best.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Dan L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I hiked this "mountain" every few days. Great trails through forest. Lights of people walking dogs. Some trails are paved, others are dirt. Can get muddy wheel it rains.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Mark B
Reviewed March 3, 2019

I highly recommend visiting Heildelberg, one of those cities that is well worth knowing. We were happy to have gone. We were there one day but intense.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Jorfraggle
Reviewed February 11, 2019 via mobile

At the city side of the old bridge sits this entrance. I am sure once the scaffolding and tarps are removed that it will be a thing to see for now you can use your imagination

Date of experience: February 2019
2  Thank Jeffrey S
Reviewed January 1, 2019

As it was being repaired/renovated the undoubted beauty was hard to see. Hope that it is finished soon.

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank MickSueF
Reviewed November 14, 2018

The Heiligenberg is the mountain across the old bridge from the Old Town. There is a Nazi-era open-air auditorium, a ruined monastery from the 12th century, and remains of a Celtic hill ring from the old fort. It's beautiful, but a proper hike from the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank erinatlarge
Reviewed November 1, 2018

Could not see this as it is surrounded by scaffolding and plastic. I'm sure it is very nice, but wish we had known about the construction prior to our visit

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank mcdonjo1
Reviewed October 5, 2018

This gate is an icon in the heart of old Heidelberg. Though the city was declared “open” and was thus not bombed in World War II, the Germans destroyed in when retreating in 1944. All has been rebuilt. The gate is a photographic favorite. Walking...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Tommy M
Reviewed October 3, 2018

the main entrance to the main plaza, its under repair but still a good place to take picture of the castle or just cross the the oder side for a better view.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank papo55
Reviewed July 4, 2018

A good mix of a historical German town. With modern conveniences. It is a very walkable town with a wide variety of shops and restaurants.

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank davidgT8084GN
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