will close on Feb 27th.

Please save any personal content and exchange contact info with other members you?d like to stay in touch with. Thank you for your contributions to the VirtualTourist community.

"Karlstor" Top 5 Page for this destination Old Town/Altstadt Tip by Sjalen

Old Town/Altstadt, Heidelberg: 37 reviews and 68 photos


Karl Theodor, the Prince Elector that has given his name to so much in Heidelberg, had this triumphal arch built and you can see him and his wife portraid in it. It was never completed but is still a nice, typically Roman style, arch despite being in the middle of a busy traffic junction today.

Address: Karlstor
Directions: Continue Haupstrasse beyond its "high number" end.

Review Helpfulness: 3.5 out of 5 stars

Was this review helpful?

  • Updated Nov 17, 2006
  • Send to a Friend
  • Add to your Trip Planner
  • Report Abuse



“Use your brain - go by train”

Online Now


Top 1,000 Travel Writer
Member Rank:
0 0 0 9 0
Forum Rank:
0 0 4 0 6

Have you been to Heidelberg?

  Share Your Travels