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Henry Heidelberg Tours

I provide exclusive, private tours of the many interesing sites and things to do in Heidelberg, Germany. From wine tasting in the cellar of the Heidelberg Castle to following the footsteps of Goethe along the stunning ‘Philosophenweg’ hiking trail, it’s my pleasure to lead private tour groups of all sizes through this unique and beautiful city.

Heidelberg Tours

Explore, ‘the most beautiful Town in Germany’ – it’s charming Old Town, famous Castle, it’s ancient University (1386 AD) & it’s ideal location surrounded by forests.

Tours Nr. Heidelberg

 Discover the ‘Real Germany’ – within 20 mins are amazing Gardens, impressive Cathedrals, cool Castles, quaint villages & lovely country-side.

Wine Tours

Riesling & so much more – Discover how good German wine is & how beautiful the wine country is. 5 different wine regions are all within 1 hour of Heidelberg.

The Black Forest & Nature Tours

35% of Germany is forest – home of the Fairy Tales. Engage with all the wonderful local Nature. Discover delightful rural areas & the quieter side of Germany.

Alsace Tours

French Style combined with German organization makes Alsace a truly special place to visit. Visit remarkable Strasbourg & it’s stunning Gothic Cathedral & don’t miss the exceptional country-side & oodles of pretty villages.

Customer Feedback

  •   We booked Henry for a special tour of Speyer and Mannheim. He knew exactly where to take us and found the venues we most wanted to see. He bonded with our family and enriched our special holiday with his knowledge of the area. He even...More

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    7/10/2019
  •   If you want to explore Germany like a local, you must book a tour with Henry. I am so happy I stumbled upon his business when searching for an authentic/non-touristy, educational experience (that involved wine!) during our recent weeklong stay in the Mannheim area. Both...More

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    12/08/2019
  •   Day out in Heidelberg Castle from Böblingen. We bought baden württemberg ticket prices 30€. This ticket valid for 9:30am to till 12:00 night. Travel distance from Böblingen to Heidelberg was nearly 2-3hr. From Heidelberg bahnhof ost to Rathaus we travelled by bus no.20. After that...More

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    6/20/2019
  •   The bicycle tour from Heidelberg to Ladenburg is really great! You cycle almost all the time along the river without any cars on the path and can relax totally and enjoy the beautiful and peaceful landscape. Henry even provides to make a stop for swimming...More

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    11/09/2019
  •   We had a wonderful experience with Henry on our bike tour today. From the first email to walking us back to our rental apartment after the tour Henry was accommodating and helpful. He went out of his way to find appropriately sized bikes for our...More

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    7/30/2018
  •   We had an incredible Black Forest tour with our private tour guide, Henry Cottam. We had a full day in the Black Forest, some wine tasting, a great lunch in a perfect country setting, some hikes in the surrounding countryside and coffee and cake at...More

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    6/05/2019