Location & Arrival

Dilsberg is a district of Neckargemünd, 16 km up the Neckar from Heidelberg. The mediaeval heart of the village, with its castle ruins and completely preserved city wall, lies high above the Neckar. The hostel is part of the town wall and its integrated town gate. There's a hiking area and campfire site close by.
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Arriving by public transport
The 753 bus line leaves Neckargemünd station roughly every hour. The last stop is "Dilsberg, Vor dem Tor". The bus stop is right in front of the hostel.

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Rail service for DJH members
The Community Travel GmbH offers DJH members discounted RIT tickets for a return journey within Germany - this applies only in conjunction with stays in a hostel. School classes and groups can make use of this offer. You must carry confirmation of your booking with you when travelling.

Our partner can handle your enquiry via the booking hotline +49 4845  79 18 464 or www.anreise-jugendherberge.de. Payment must be made ​​by direct debit. Tickets will be sent by post or online by e-mail. In the event of a cancellation, the ticket may be returned free of charge to the agency up to the first day of travel.

Arriving by car/bus
Coming by the A5 (Heidelberg exit): drive through Heidelberg on the B37 towards Neckargemünd.
Coming by the A6 (Sinsheim exit): as of Sinsheim take the B45 towards Neckargemünd.
As of Neckargemünd: follow the signs to Dilsberg through the town centre. Behind the town gate, turn left down to the river Neckar, then turn right. Go through the narrow part in Rainbach up the mountain and in the village turn left up towards "Dilsberg". The hostel is in the town gate.
Parking: in front of the gate, on the car park to the left, behind the restaurant "Schöne Aussicht" restaurant.
You can walk to the hostel from Neckarsteinach station (walk across the Neckar using the footbridge on the lock and then go up Dilsberg mountain, about 35 minutes)