Heidelberg and Rothenburg Day Trip from Frankfurt
Explore the medieval cities of Heidelberg and Rothenburg ob der Tauber on a day trip from Frankfurt! Traveling with an expert guide, you’ll learn about the history and culture of both cities during a mix of walking tours and free time. Walk through the ruins of Heidelberg Castle, see charming half-timbered houses and well-preserved city walls in Rothenburg, and then visit St Jacob’s Church, a 500-year-old place of worship.Itinerary
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Schloss Heidelberg, Schlosshof 1, 69117 Heidelberg, Baden-Wurttemberg Germany
Our journey begins with a delighted morning tour to romantic Heidelberg. Known as one of the most beautiful cities in Germany, Heidelberg lies on the River Neckar and it is an everlasting favorite among international tourists.
Explore of the world famous castle (partially in ruins) with its impressing Gothic and Renaissance buildings. We show you the large courtyard, the mighty terrace and one of the largest wine barrels in the world, the “Heidelberg Tun”. Stop At:
Altstadt (Old Town), Heidelberg, Baden-Wurttemberg Germany
Take a walk in the medieval town center and marvel at the Old Bridge, Karlstor, the Church of the Holy Spirit, House of the Knights with its precious Renaissance facade and small lanes with half-timbered houses. The city hosts the oldest university of Germany. Stop At:
St. Jakobskirche, Klostergasse 15, 91541, Rothenburg, Bavaria Germany
We continue our journey to the best-preserved medieval town in Germany - Rothenburg ob der Tauber high above the Tauber River Valley on the Romantic Road. We will go for a sightseeing walk through the picturesque old lanes and the castle gardens: See St. Jacobs Church with the wood carved altar by Tilman Riemenschneider. Stop At:
Rothenburg Town Hall (Rathaus), Marktplatz, 91541 Rothenburg ob der Tauber, Bavaria Germany
Marvel at half-timbered houses, city gates and the mighty Renaissance Town Hall. In your leisure time visit the fascinating Medieval Crime Museum, Doll and Toy museum, German Christmas Museum and many more.
"Not wheelchair accessible"
"Near public transportation"
"Infant seats available"
"Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level"
"Infants and children must sit in a child seat, which means they need a separate seat, no matter which age (legal regulation)"
"This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund"
"This tour/activity will have a maximum of 28 travelers"
"Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability"
Duration: 9 Hours 30 Minutes
Wiesenhüttenpl. 38, 60329 Frankfurt am Main, Germany
Cancellations and refunds:
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start time of the experience.