Last Updated on September 27, 2021 by Jim Ferri
Germany’s Heidelberg is über popular with travelers? Absolutely! And consider that this city on Germany’s Nectar River has a population of only 120,000 – but more than 11 million people visit it every year. And that includes 3 million day-trippers, a record in Germany. Many of them, I’m sure, have discovered that Heidelberg is a good, and short, day trip by train from Frankfurt.
Moreover, in annual tourism polls, overseas visitors continue to vote Heidelberg’s Castle as the best destination in Germany.
If you wonder why Heidelberg is über popular with travelers…enjoy this video. And if you haven’t yet visited this charming and vibrant city, you may want to include it in your future travel plans. (see below)
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