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Heidelberg Highlights Self-Guided Scavenger Hunt & City Tour

1. Heidelberg Highlights Self-Guided Scavenger Hunt & City Tour

Make the most out of your visit to Heidelberg with this interactive smartphone scavenger hunt and self-guided walking tour. Complete location-based riddles as you walk through the greenery of Bismarckplatz Park and the charming cobbled streets of Heidelberger Altstadt (old town). After downloading the tour app on your mobile device (instructions received via email after booking), you'll follow a route that leads you to 10 of the most important sights in the city. As you explore, use logic, imagination, observation, and team spirit to uncover clues at each attraction to find your next destination. Feel the thrill of solving each riddle as you work to finish the game. Choose to start or pause the tour whenever you want and explore the city at your own personal pace. Along the way, learn history and facts about Heidelberg to get a local perspective of this picturesque city. The tour route includes Bismarckplatz Park, the House of the Giant, the Kurpfälzisches Museum, Universitätsplatz, Jesuitenkirche, Marktplatz, Brückenaffe, the Old Bridge, Kornmarkt, and Karlsplatz, where the tour ends.

Heidelberg: Guided City Walking Tour at Night

2. Heidelberg: Guided City Walking Tour at Night

Discover the history and mysteries of Heidelberg with a local guide on this night tour. Walk through the city as you admire its architecture and scenic views and listen to stories from the past. Upon meeting the night guard who will serve as your guide, start strolling along the alleys and streets of Heidelberg. Listen as your guide tells the story of the great fire disaster in 1693, the difficult reconstruction of the city, and the changing rulers. Visit the Old Bridge, hear scary stories from the “Hokemann,” and enjoy the evening view of the illuminated Heidelberg castle and the Heiligenberg. The night guard will also tell you about the students and their connections and the student detention center. In this night tour, you will get to know the city of Heidelberg in the company of a historical personality.

Heidelberg: Guided Walking Tour

3. Heidelberg: Guided Walking Tour

Discover one of the most romantic cities in Germany on this guided walking tour. Stroll through the winding streets of the beautiful Old Town and be entertained by the stories behind the historical buildings. Find out where famous visitors found inspiration in the city on the Neckar River.  Start your tour of Heidelberg with the statue of Hercules in front of the town hall and find out what brought the Greek hero to the city of German romance. Wander through the charming small streets of Heidelberg's Old Town which still bears witness to the medieval layout of the city.  Find out which house was the only one that survived the great city fire of 1693 and what connection the French poet Victor Hugo had to the Renaissance building. Learn how the picturesque city cast its spell on famous wordsmiths and artists including Goethe, Heinrich Heine, Mark Twain and Turner.

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What people are saying about Old Bridge Heidelberg

Unfortunately, we didn't know that we needed another app for this and so we wandered around the area for almost an hour. The support helped us very well despite the holiday. After that we had a lot of fun. A nice way to get to know the city!!

We had a lot of fun with the puzzles! We were on the road for a total of 5 hours. With the game you notice much more of the history of the city.

I had an amazing an unique experience! Best way to learn about the city in a fun way, thank you

Die Route war wunderschön und die Rätsel waren genial! Wir haben es genossen!

All good to find. Interesting information. Great puzzles.