In the region of the Altmühl Valley and Danube Gorge, one of the oldest cultural landscapes in the world, you can follow history through the millennia.

Befreiungshalle in Kelheim
Befreiungshalle in Kelheim - © Tourismusverband im Landkreis Kelheim e.V.
  • Liberation Hall - built by order of King Ludwig I to commemorate the wars of liberation fought against Napoleon from 1813 to 1815
  • Prunn Castle - one of the best  conserved  castles in Bavaria
  • Rosenburg castle and falconry - with falconry demonstrations  in the castle courtyard
  • Weltenburg Monastery and Rohr - admire the works of two of  the greatest masters of baroque, the Asam brothers
  • UNESCO world heritage  Limes - this starts at the cohort castle  of Abusina, which really is worth a visit