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Address: Auf dem Heiligenberg, 69121 Heidelberg, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany

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Unknown half of Heidelberg

This entire mountain (hill) is great. So much cultural history here, not to mention great terrain for hiking and trail running. This place is one of my favorite in Heidelberg.

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This entire mountain (hill) is great. So much cultural history here, not to mention great terrain for hiking and trail running. This place is one of my favorite in Heidelberg.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice walk across the bridge into Heidelberg under the double tower entryway. We were there before Christmas walking around, enjoying the markets and photos at night. Try the restaurants facing the water.

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Kent, Washington
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

next to this there is a monkey sculpture, stop there for a candid pict, check out the levels of water marked over the years on the bridge's column. Cross and go for a walk, nove view of the castle from here.

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Denver, Colorado
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 February 2017

Yes the towers are lovely and make for a great photo op, but the real attraction is going out to the middle of the bridge and looking at both halves of the city, just beautiful. When we visited there was a couple taking their wedding photos on the bridge and I can understand why.

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Maarssen, The Netherlands
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Very nice gate opens the bridge. From the bridge you have a nice panaramic view on the Neckar river and the townd. Also the schloss is a very good view from here.

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Reviewed 25 January 2017 via mobile

Such a beautiful town. We didn't venture on this side of town, but had great views of it from the castle and bridge. Very picturesque.

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Vienna, Virginia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 21 January 2017

With nice views of the Nekar River and H. castle, this ancient bridge also offers a funny bronze monkey statue that you can put your head into for photos. Just three blocks from the town center.

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San Marcos, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 January 2017

I have many photos of this fantastic entrance into the city. I have been to the city twice in eight years and still find everything wonderful.

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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Reviewed 11 January 2017

Worth walking to see the stone bridge that crossing the Neckar River. It connects the Old City with the eastern part of the Neuenheim district of the city on the opposite bank. One of the best-known landmarks and tourist destinations is usually bustling with groups taking photos.

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Reviewed 7 January 2017

This is on the old bridge and hard not to miss. This was the scene ofr our new years eve celebration and it was packed with people celebrating with their foreworks in an ad hoc manner. Not for thr feint hearted but the Heiligenberg is beautifully set and a photo stop for sure...

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