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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Marktplatz, is the city´s main square and with the Heiliggeistkirche or Church of the Holy Spirit at its center. All around the square's perimeter are pretty houses, some of which have fully decorated front facades, and east of the church stands the Hercules Fountain...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank thomasozbun
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The harmony between the square, building around it and the church was definitely worth to see! I sat in a cafe and had a cup coffee while watching the people. It was a wonderful August day, the weather was great, people were great and the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank phillosophicum
Reviewed 7 January 2019

I loved this Christmas Market. It was smaller than the one in Cologne and similar in size to Rudesheim. There was room to walk and not overcrowded. Their selection of items was also different and unique.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank KarenM1_10
Reviewed 20 December 2018

The Christmas Market took over the square and made it look lovely with all the fairy lights and market stalls lit up. Quite busy but worth the visit.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank tinylass
Reviewed 12 December 2018

As Advent begins, the Marktplatz transforms into a winter wonderland, with booths from many countries, full of decorations, gleuwein, cookies, street foods, candles, all sorts of goodies. It is a feast of sights and sounds and good smells, and as dusk falls and the market...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Intlxpatr
Reviewed 11 December 2018 via mobile

What a beautifil christmas air...germany and in particular karlsruhe is so amazing...paople are really sweet

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 170michelec
Reviewed 18 November 2018 via mobile

I do not know, if the market on Market Square is every day but it is there at least each Saturday. Christmas market is there from the middle of November.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Shimnik
Reviewed 7 November 2018

Nice for a stroll in the afternoon after a visit to Heidelberg Castle, an area of expensive restaurants. It is also recommended to visit the bridges.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank itai b
Reviewed 1 November 2018

This area is vibrant and energetic. We enjoyed walking through the shops and people watching. Would recommend finding a nice café to have a coffee and just relax.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank mcdonjo1
Reviewed 21 October 2018 via mobile

The Markplatz is a central gathering spot in Altestadt Heidelberg located between Holy Ghost Church and the Rathaus...there a bunch of tables served by the restaurants located around the square. Good food, good bier and people watching.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank charlie m
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Response from EMinch | Reviewed this property |
There is a regular farmers' market here on Saturday mornings.
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