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Carl Theodor Old Bridge (Alte Brucke)

Heidelberg, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
+49 6221 5844444
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This beautiful 18th-century bridge connects the two sides of the Neckar River.
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good40%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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Heidelberg, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This old bridge, which is under reconstruction at one end, crosses the Neckar river and offers some nice chance for pictures of the old town, the castle, and the river. Nice little walk across only takes a few minutes but there are lots of tourist...More

Thank Dale L
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Reviewed 3 days ago

When crossing the bridge, take your.only is a lot to take in and it should not be done in a rush.The view of the castle alone will take a while to absorb.hey a good lol at the statues and of course, gaze at the water.

Thank mickeyd54456
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful Old Bridge that is great to walk over. Lovely views of the old town and the castle. It's free, close, not to be missed

Thank Paul D
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ok, you may say is just an old bridge. But walking on it is just perfect. Begining from the landscape, you can catch almost every view from there. Ill be back, no doubt

Thank Carlos S
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This bridge is is a well know landmark and partly under reconstruction, but still pritty. The Karl Theodor Bridge is an arch bridge that crosses the Neckar river. It connects the Old Town of Heidelberg with the eastern part of the Neuenheim district. It was...More

Thank OceanShark
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

From this bridge you have a great view of the castle to your left (in direction of the Old Town). There are multiple statues. Too bad the entrance of the bridge is now under construction and covered by some ugly piece of cloths... It seemed...More

Thank Beatriz M
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The old bridge gives you a nice view of Heidelberg city and up to the castle as well. Nice photo-op.

Thank Karim M
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The bridge Carl Theodor Bridge and the shadow of bridge in the river is giving a really nice view for our eyes.

Thank sssajin
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Good for a short walk. Lots of tourists and a few locals on bikes. Gives a good viewpoint for looking back at the city.

Thank giffenk
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We walked across the bridge and I reminisced about some beautiful photos I took from there while an intoxicated GI in 1972. Beautiful views of the Heidelberg Castle.

Thank John A
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