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This beautiful 18th-century bridge connects the two sides of the Neckar River.
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Heidelberg, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A beautiful old bridge that connects the old and new parts of Heidleberg across the Neckar River. At one end of this old bridge stands what remains of the city gates. Two towers that allowed entry into the city. The towers were currently under renovation...More

Thank mrskemosabe
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Definitely go here to this bridge. You can take some nice picture on the bridge and if the area around it

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing view of the Heideberer castle from the bridge! The bridge itself is like a fairytale! Very romanic and worth walking over it 😍

Thank Loukiax
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We walked back and forth on this bridge many times while in Heidelberg. It was partially under construction while we were visiting so it was not easy to get a good photo of the arches. It is a lovely bridge!

Thank renee94903
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This bridge is no architectural marvel and there's more people on it than on other bridges :-) If you're only in Heidelberg for a short while, use your time to visit the city centre's less obvious marvels.

Thank Zaropans
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

When we arrived, the gate for the bridge was going through renovation. However, we were able to see the castle from the front and the old city, It's FREE.

Thank SSonar
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice walking area, with a great view to the castle. You can take wonderful photos. The view to the mountains covered in green is gorgeous

Thank Rasha8205
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This bridge with its classic statue crosses beautiful river with c fairy tale buildings on the far bank

Thank darnoc2511
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The old bridge, like the castle and old city, is a must see in Heidelberg. Only the middle span was destroyed during WWII. The remaining portions are relatively 'original' and provide the classic, old world feel you can only get in the most beautiful places...More

Thank Brian J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The moment I got down from the bus, I knew this was the bridge I want to photograph. Something about this historic bridge across the neckar river screams romance. Unfortunately it was raining heavily for the time I was there and couldn't click decent photos...More

Thank Prathamesh S
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