Entdecke 8 faszinierende Reiseziele in der Nähe von Heidelberg – Perfekt für Tagesausflüge und Wochenendtrips

Discover 8 fascinating travel destinations near Heidelberg – perfect for day trips and weekend trips

Heidelberg is not only an impressive travel destination in itself, but also a great starting point for exploring the surrounding regions. In this blog post, we present you 8 fascinating travel destinations in the Rhein-Neckar district that are close to Heidelberg and are ideal for day trips or weekend trips. Get inspired and plan your next adventure in the region!



Distance from Heidelberg: approx. 15 km
Schwetzingen, known for its magnificent palace and its palace gardens, offers visitors an impressive baroque setting and a relaxed atmosphere. The palace gardens are one of the most beautiful in Germany and are perfect for long walks.



Distance from Heidelberg: approx. 20 km
Mannheim, also known as the "Square City", impresses with its unique urban planning layout and a variety of sights. Visit the magnificent baroque Mannheim Palace, one of the largest palaces in Europe, and the nearby "Reiss-Engelhorn Museums" for art, culture and history. Relax in the Luisenpark, one of the most beautiful parks in Germany, or stroll through the busy Planken, Mannheim's shopping mile, and let yourself be carried away by the lively atmosphere of the city.


Distance from Heidelberg: approx. 25 km
Speyer, one of the oldest cities in Germany, impresses with its impressive Imperial Cathedral, which is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. In addition to the historic old town, the Speyer Technology Museum also attracts visitors with a variety of exhibits, including airplanes, trains and automobiles.


Distance from Heidelberg: approx. 14 km
The picturesque Ladenburg, one of the oldest Roman settlements in Germany, impresses with its well-preserved half-timbered houses and the impressive Lobdengau Museum. Here you can immerse yourself in history and enjoy the charming atmosphere of the old town.


Distance from Heidelberg: approx. 10 km
Neckargemünd is picturesquely situated on the banks of the Neckar and offers a relaxed atmosphere that invites you to linger. Take a river cruise or explore the historic old town with its pretty half-timbered houses and cozy cafés.



Distance from Heidelberg: approx. 20 km
Hockenheim is best known for its race track. Formula 1 races, the German Touring Car Championship (DTM) and many more have always been held there. Legendary concerts by Michael Jackson, Ed Sheeran, AC/DC and Bruce Springsteen have also taken place there. The Hockenheimring is also now home to the Porsche Museum.


Distance from Heidelberg: approx. 18 km
Weinheim, also known as the "Two Castles Town", impresses with its historic old town, the Hermannshof show and observation garden and the Windeck and Wachenburg castles. Discover the fascinating history of the town and enjoy the wonderful nature of the surrounding area.


Distance from Heidelberg: approx. 36 km
Sinsheim attracts visitors with the Sinsheim Technology Museum, which presents an impressive collection of vehicles, aircraft (such as the famous Concorde) and locomotives. The football stadium of the Bundesliga club TSG 1899 Hoffenheim is also located there.


The region around Heidelberg offers a variety of fascinating destinations that are ideal for day trips and weekend trips. From historic towns to magnificent castles and gardens to impressive technical exhibitions - there is something to discover for every taste. Use your stay in Heidelberg to get to know the surrounding area and let yourself be enchanted by the diversity of the region.

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