King's Throne (Konigstuhl), Heidelberg

3.9
#3 of 9 in Parks in Heidelberg
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. Discover how to plan a Heidelberg trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.
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  • It is a nice ride by train to the Königsstuhl. The historic track in particular was impressive.
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  • To get out of the city, the Königsstuhl offers an oasis for those seeking peace and quiet, hikers and other leisure activists.
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