Half-Day Trip to Heidelberg – Departing from Frankfurt

Half-Day Trip to Heidelberg – Departing from Frankfurt

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Discover one of Germany’s most beautiful cities
Visit a giant wine barrel
Explore the ruins of Heidelberg Castle
The romantic atmosphere

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5 hours 30 minutes



Starting time
9:30 AM , 3:30 PM

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Set off for Heidelberg to see the city’s charming mix of Gothic and Renaissance architecture on a half-day excursion accompanied by a guide!

Leave Frankfurt by bus and follow the banks of the Neckar to reach Heidelberg. During the journey, your guide will tell you all about the history of this romantic town.

Upon arrival in Heidelberg, you’ll be greeted by pink-brick buildings, quaint alleyways and timber-frame houses.

Your guide will then take you to Heidelberg Castle where you can explore the romantic ruins. Stroll through the castle’s gardens and take a look at one of the biggest wine barrels in the world.

After a lunch break, you’ll go on a guided walking tour of the medieval town centre. Your guide will show you the Hotel Zum Ritter, the Church of the Holy Spirit and the old Karlstor bridge.

You can also admire Heidelberg University, the oldest university in Germany, before heading back to Frankfurt.

Departure place

Good to know

  • Availability: every day (excluding exceptional dates)
  • Departure time: 9:30am or 3:30pm
  • Duration: 5 hrs. 30 mins. approx.
  • Departure point:Frankfurt Main Station
  • Languages: English, German
  • The guide speaks English and German


  • If you do not speak English or German, you can ask for an audio guide. In large buses, recorded commentary is available in Spanish, Korean, Chinese, Japanese and Russian upon request
  • Comfortable footwear recommended
  • The bus will arrive back in Frankfurt at around 3pm (9:30am departure) or 9pm (3:30pm departure)

Price includes

  • The services of a bilingual guide
  • The bus excursion
  • Admission to Heidelberg Castle
  • Guided tour of the castle
  • Visit to the wine barrel
  • Refreshments (sandwich and coffee)
  • Guided walking tour of Heidelberg

Price doesn’t include

  • Drinks
  • Admission to any monument not specified in the package
  • Tips (optional)
  • All other extras



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