Private tour

Heidelberg: Mountain Cemetery Tour

4.7 / 5

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Heidelberg: Mountain Cemetery Tour

From £216.21 per group up to 20

Venture on a slightly different city tour to the Heidelberg Mountain Cemetery. The explanations of your guide are peppered with stories and anecdotes about the area.

About this activity

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Covid-19 precautions
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Duration 2 hours
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Live tour guide
English, German
Private group

Experience

Highlights
  • Enjoy a guided walk on the Heidelberg Bergfriedhof
  • Learn exciting stories about tombs, crypts and burials
  • Hear interesting facts about the upheavals of Heidelberg's history, cultural history and famous people
  • Listen to stories and anecdotes from the guide
Full description
The Bergfriedhof, a veritable haven of town history, tells the stories of Heidelberg, the Jewish community, Wilhelm Furtwängler, Bunsen and several other important people. This is a journey through the cultural history of tombstones and burials. The upheavals of Heidelberg's history are also reflected in the biographies of those buried in the Bergfriedhof. The tombs also provide information on the conceptions of death and the historical change of these ideas. Look forward to a slightly different city tour filled with stories and anecdotes of the area.
Includes
  • Guide
    Covid-19 precautions
    Safety measures in place
    • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
    Traveler requirements
    • You are required to bring and wear a mask
    • You must fill out a travel information form
    • You must present either proof of full vaccination, proof of a Covid-19 infection in the past 6 months, or a negative test taken no more than 24 hours before the activity starts

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    Meeting point

    Main Entrance Bergfriedhof, Rohrbacherstrasse, opposite to tram/bus stop "Bergfriedhof"

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    What to bring

    • Comfortable shoes

    Not allowed

    • Pets

    Know before you go

    • We ask gentlemen to bring headwear for visiting the Jewish cemetery
    Customer reviews

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    4.7 /5

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    A knowledgeable guide with an equally knowledgeable group

    It was very interesting and a lot of fun for the participants

    29 October 2015

    7 May 2018

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    10 September 2018

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    Product ID: 201928