We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Review Highlights
Beautiful place to picnic in the spring and summer

This is where lots of Heidelbergers hang out in the summer! Terrific spot with a cool breeze in the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Heidelberg, Germany
Pleasant surprise on the other side of the river

People coming for the first time to Heidelberg think there is only the castle... if you want to... read more

Reviewed 17 October 2018
Itamar M
Read all 66 reviews
All photos (29)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good36%
  • Average9%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
Uferstra_e, 69210 Heidelberg, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
Improve This Listing
Recommended experiences in and around Heidelberg
from US$285.60
More Info
from US$62.20
More Info
from US$91.00
More Info
from US$228.00
More Info
Reviews (66)
Filter reviews
17 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
More languages
Show reviews that mention
All reviews warm sunny day walk along the river both sides playground kiosk picnic wheel neckar town bridge castle
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 17 reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is where lots of Heidelbergers hang out in the summer! Terrific spot with a cool breeze in the hot summer months. If you're visiting with kids, there are several great playgrounds: one fenced one for younger kids; one beautiful water playground with wheels, channels,...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank erinatlarge
Reviewed 17 October 2018

People coming for the first time to Heidelberg think there is only the castle... if you want to explore the other side of the rive, this is the place to star

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Itamar M
Reviewed 17 September 2018

Sunny days make Neckarwiese a very busy place. People doing barbecue, picnics, smoking shishas, playing ball, firsbee, volleyball and so on. Do not forget to bring a towel or something to sit on, because there are a lot of gooses living in this area and...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Alexandre M
Reviewed 6 August 2018

The huge park is a really nice place for families looking to spend some time in the sun and being able to entertain children during a summer day. Please note there are not so many food places directly there so either bring something to eat...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank TheRealGelatoGirl
Reviewed 28 June 2018

Though this bank of the river Necker is quite crowded during summer time, however it is well worth spending an afternoon during summer. Lots of kids playing and the breeze refreshing your mood is worth feeling and recharging yourself. Take a walk on the adjacent...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank reach2sandeepdas
Reviewed 19 June 2018

Pretty manicured park with great playground features. Being along the Neckar gave it a breeze that the rest of the city didn't always have. The playground had an amazing interactive water feature styled like a river, where kids could turn wheels and move the water....More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank triphippo
Reviewed 28 May 2018

Superb all year round! There is a great cafe with immaculate facilities on both sides from the “New Bridge” and the views of the town are unbeatable (if you do fancy a climb you can take the stairs up to the Philosophenweg but not for...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Emilie M
Reviewed 3 November 2017

Whenever we are in HD, we take time out to just walk along the river on the other side of town to breathe in the fresh air and enjoy nature at its best. We were lucky, it was a warm sunny day. We had joggers...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Mypace
Reviewed 1 November 2017 via mobile

Very peaceful day and you forget all your stresses especially when the ducks and gooses comes around ..you can feed them as well ...your kids can play run and there is a play ground.. toilets available ..seating area nice stay by the river

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank sameh m
Reviewed 17 August 2017

The Neckarwiese is a great place for picnic or to walk along the river shore, playing fooutball or soccer on a sunny day. It is also good to go with children as it has a big playground and a kiosk.

Date of experience: August 2017
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all 75 nearby hotels
Qube Hotel Heidelberg
548 reviews
.47 km away
NH Heidelberg
1,165 reviews
.56 km away
Leonardo Hotel Heidelberg City Center
465 reviews
.64 km away
Heidelberg Marriott Hotel
988 reviews
.65 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 539 nearby restaurants
Bay Jok
301 reviews
.54 km away
Qube Restaurant
376 reviews
.46 km away
Taj Mahal Tandoori
108 reviews
.66 km away
Hans Im Gluck Burger
34 reviews
.57 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 159 nearby attractions
Koerperwelten Museum Anatomie des Glueck
39 reviews
.75 km away
Botanischer Garten der Universitat Heidelberg
59 reviews
.86 km away
S-Printing Horse
40 reviews
.84 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Neckarwiese Heidelberg staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines