Private tour

Heidelberg: Group Tour with the Night Watchman

Activity provider: H&B Tour Conception
Private tour

Heidelberg: Group Tour with the Night Watchman

Activity provider: H&B Tour Conception

From US$ 375.54 per group up to 20

Let the night watchman lead you on an extraordinary city tour through the dark passageways of the old town of Heidelberg. Follow in the footsteps of murderers, witches and executioners and hear myths and legends.

About this activity

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Duration 1.5 hours
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Live tour guide
English, German
Wheelchair accessible
Private group


  • Take a mystical tour with a night watchman though the myths and legends of the old town of Heidelberg
  • Discover the beautiful city and see the Witches' Tower, the "Studentenkarzer" university prison and Hinrichtungsplatz
  • See the Heidelberg Castle, one of the most famous ruins in Germany, and experience a trip back in time
Full description
Take a city tour of a different kind in the footsteps of murderers, witches, executioners and of course, students. Get to know famous and lesser-known places of Heidelberg's history, like the "Faule Pelz" prison, the "Studentenkarzer" university prison, the Witches' Tower, the Brückentorverlies and the Hinrichtungsplatz. Let your guide lead you on this walking tour as a medieval night watchman with centuries-old historical knowledge and anecdotes about the mystical places in the beautiful old city of Heidelberg.  The walking tour goes through the city and past the castle according to a variety of myths and legends of particular interest to young participants, and includes visits from other famous characters.
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Meeting point

Marienstatue at the Kornmarkt or according to prior arrangement at booking.

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What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes

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  • Children may participate only with permission of a parent or guardian
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December 15, 2018

Product ID: 57667