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Heidelberg Castle (Schloss Heidelberg)

Schloss Heidelberg, 69117 Heidelberg, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
+49 6221 654429
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Construction on this regal castle, the symbolic heart of the city, began in the early 1300s.
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Schloss Heidelberg, 69117 Heidelberg, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
+49 6221 654429
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I actually liked this castle better than some of the posher castles in Germany. Take the English tour as it gets you into places you can't wander through on your own. The guide was so witty! Gave a lot of information in a very charming...More

Thank KatydidT
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Such a beautiful place with so much history. Don't miss out on the huge wine cask, as you walk into the cellar you'll see a big wine cask, you'll be amazed, then when you go behind it you'll see an even bigger one and your...More

Thank Sabrina H
Reviewed 3 days ago

An amazing place above a beautiful City. Germany has many places of beauty. The Schloss at Heidelberg is one of them.

Thank RedCorner
Reviewed 3 days ago

The castle and city were suggested to us by a friend and must admit this was a great attraction. The castle is really beautiful. We parked our car in the city parking garage and took the funicular from the city up to the castle (7...More

2  Thank jrishabh
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

A huge castle. Like many in Germany this castle is in a state of ruin. Take the tour and learn about the history. The grounds are beautiful. A number of places to eat on the property. Take the funicular to the top. My be long...More

Thank Elizabeth S
Reviewed 5 days ago

Fortunate to have had a beautiful day to walk up and see the breathtaking view. It's amazing to see these structures up close.

Thank C3250QIdeborahg
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The castle on the highest hilltop provides a panoramic view of the city below with the river Neckar meandering like a.green ribbon. The outside structure looks like the props of a.roman theatre with large windows. The grounds are landscaped with plenty of food joints. A...More

Thank puchka
Reviewed 6 days ago

For 10 Euros per person, it is a must visit place in Heidelberg, the most romantic city in Germany. There are many things one can write bout - the ruins, the medical history museum (least expected), superb view of the Neckar River and the main...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

We love the Heidelberg Schloss! The views of the city and surrounding country are great. The huge beer kegs are really neat. We did some wine tasting in the castle as well.I really love how much attention is paid to preservation.

Thank Mary V
Reviewed 6 days ago

I've been to a lot of castles in Europe and at this point I had started to feel like "if you've seen one you've seen them all" but Heidelberg Castle changed all that. This castle is beautiful, and has a great story. The guide we...More

Thank lepe226
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Nancy A
28 August 2017|
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Response from panama4573 | Reviewed this property |
On a hot summer''s day you will break a sweat but if you go slow and drink water you will be o.k.
Julie S
17 August 2017|
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Response from Pokeno8 | Reviewed this property |
Unsure about this and sincere apologies for the delay in replyingbto you.
Amelia J
4 July 2017|
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Response from steven322015 | Reviewed this property |
The building across from the castle entrance.