Der Brückenaff Monkey on the Old Bridge. Photo © 2016 Nancy D. Brown
In Heidelberg, outdoor lovers will want to hike, bike, and walk everywhere. If you are looking for a little exercise, walk along the Philosopher’s Walk.
After a day of adventure, the Hotel Europäischer Hof with its spa (open to the public) is the best place to go for a spa treatment.
If you are a museum lover, one of Heidelberg’s best museums is the Kurpfälzische Museum (Museum of the Palatinate.)
Looking for exciting night life? Go dancing at Nachtschicht or Schwimmbad Musik Club for live music.
The Rhein Neckar Zeitung will keep you posted on what’s happening in Heidelberg.
You can tell a lot about Heidelberg from visiting and watching the Heidelberger Schlossfestspiele (Heidelberg Castle Festival.)
In the spring you should attend the “Heidelberger Frühling” (Heidelberg Spring Festival.)
In the summer you’ll want to see the Heidelberger Schlossbeleuchtungen (Castle Illuminations.)