Start off with romantic Heidelberg on this delightful tour combination. Known as one of the most
beautiful cities in Germany, Heidelberg lies on the River Neckar and it is an everlasting favorite among
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”. 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.
Leave Heidelberg and continue to the Rhine River Valley – an area UNESCO counts to the World
Heritage of Mankind: vineyards, charming little vineyards, villages and mighty medieval castles more
than anywhere else in the world. Take a boat trip on a Rhine steamer alongside the famous river panorama up to Kaub, followed by a wine tasting in a little tavern. In a lovely restaurant right by the riverbanks you will enjoy a delicious dinner, which is also included.
(Due to the daylight situation this tour only operates between 19th March and 1st November)