Biking and Hiking

Biking and hiking along the Danube or the Altmühl guarantees a unique experience!

[r]auszeit-Erlebnis-Radtour in der Weltenburger Enge zum Kloster Weltenburg im Altmühltal
[r]auszeit-Erlebnis-Radtour in der Weltenburger Enge zum Kloster Weltenburg im Altmühltal - © Anton Mirwald

Famous cycle routes:

  • "Altmühltal Radweg" cycle path - from Rothenburg ob der Tauber to Kelheim along the idyllic Altmühl river
  • Danube Cycle Route - Experience a varied  tour along Europe’s longest river, the Danube, from Donaueschingen to
  • Discover the heart of Bavaria - details of cycle paths can be found at


Famous trails:

  • “Altmühltal-Panoramaweg” hiking trail - one of the ‘top trails  of Germany’, from Gunzenhausen to Kelheim
  • Via Nova pilgrims’ way - Take a visit to the active and former monasteries and a large number of pilgrimage churches over seven stages
  • Hiking trails in the “Weltenburger Enge” nature reserve - Enjoy a fantastic view of the Danube gorge and the Weltenburg monastery