King's Throne (Konigstuhl), Heidelberg

Categories: Forests, Mountains, Nature & Parks, Tourist Spots
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4.1/5 based on 150+ reviews on the web
Take the funicular or drive up to King's Throne (Konigstuhl), where you'll find breathtaking views of city of Heidelberg, the River Neckar, and the Rhine Valley stretching out below. If the sky is clear, you can see all the way to the Pfaelzerwald Forest, 50 km (31 mi) away. Stop for refreshments at the mountaintop restaurant, and take advantage of the many walking paths. Kids will enjoy the playground and park. The 4 km walk downhill offers seclusion along a wooded path. If you decide to take the funicular, you'll see the Heidelberg Castle at one of its stops. Plan to see King's Throne (Konigstuhl) and other attractions that appeal to you using our Heidelberg family vacation planner.
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  • Nice place for a panoramic view of the Heidelberg city. It is also possible go there by the cable car. 
  • When you stand at the very top of the Konigstuhl you will feel like you can see forever. On a clear day the views are truly spectacular and you can see places far off into the distance. It is tempting...  read more »
  • I am often hiergewesenund it's always beautiful. The view is just awesome! Be sure to look at!
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