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Heiligenberg, Heidelberg

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#4 of 19 in Historic Sites in Heidelberg
Observation Deck · Hidden Gem · Historic Site
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Hike or drive up Heiligenberg through the forest to reach the theater, monastery, and lookout tower perched at its summit. Climb the lookout tower to get above the tree line for breathtaking views. Explore the partially restored monastery or the many nature paths through the forest. A restaurant at the top provides basic fare; if you plan ahead, you can bring your own meal and use one of the many picnic tables. Use our Heidelberg trip planning tool to visit Heiligenberg on your trip to Heidelberg, and learn what else travelers and our writers recommend seeing nearby.
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  • On top of the mountain across from the castle. Great walking paths and vantage points a must see when you visit 
    On top of the mountain across from the castle. Great walking paths and vantage points a must see when you visit  more »
  • This beautiful town had a lot to offer. The streets were all ups and downs with narrow alleys and small cafes all around. The hilly town has lush greenery everywhere. We could enjoy a short walk here. 
    This beautiful town had a lot to offer. The streets were all ups and downs with narrow alleys and small cafes all around. The hilly town has lush greenery everywhere. We could enjoy a short walk here.  more »
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  • Best place for a small trek!!!
  • In 1970-73 I was stationed in Heildburg. Lived in Patton barracks. Work for the commander of the USArmy Europe and 7th army Staff General Services. Campbell Barracks then our off time was spent hiking around these hills Rock concerts. At the Hitler. Stage can't think of the right name. Any away. Nice place to get away from the daily grind

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