Truly romantic: the world-famous ruins

Heidelberg Palace

Heidelberg Palace; Photo: Staatliche Schlösser und Gärten Baden-Württemberg, Achim Mende

Visitors at Heidelberg Palace; Photo: Staatliche Schlösser und Gärten Baden-Württemberg, Niels Schubert

Heidelberg Palace Friedrichsbau; Photo: Staatliche Schlösser und Gärten Baden-Württemberg, Andrea Rachele

Each year, Heidelberg Palace attracts around a million visitors from all over the world. Since the early 19th century, these impressive ruins have been synonymous with Romanticism.