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Solar-powered boat "Neckarsonne"

Short facts

  • start: Pier at the Old Bridge
  • destination: Pier at the Old Bridge

best season

The special water experience in Heidelberg: The world's largest solar catamaran on the Neckar.

Powered by the power of the sun, it glides across the river on 50-minute round trips. The two bistro counters on the "Neckarsonne" offer a wide selection of food and drinks. The ship can also be rented for special occasions, such as company or private parties. Onboard you will receive information about the route in German and English.

Departure times:
Tuesday to Sunday 11:30 am, 1 pm, 3 pm, 4:30 pm (April to October)
(the journey takes place from a minimum number of 10 persons.)

Please note: The boat, as well as the jetty, is wheelchair accessible.

Price per person:
Adults € 12,- Children (3-13 years): € 5,-
Pupils/Students: € 10,-
Handicapped persons: € 10,-
Discount 10 % with HeidelbergCARD
Groups from about 15 persons 10% discount

For single tickets and further information please contact the shipping company: +49 7263 409284 or via eMail: neckarsonne(at)t-online.de as well as on the Homepage of the Solar-powered boat Neckarsonne.

Information for travel groups (from 15 people) can be found here:
Tel.: +49 6221 58 40 223 or+49 6221 58 40 225
eMail: guide(at)heidelberg-marketing.de


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