ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Old Town of Regensburg with Stadtamhof - Unesco World Heritage, Stadtamhof, 93059, Regensburg, Bavaria GermanyListed as a UNESCO world heritage site, we start our tour at the Old Town of Regensburg consisting of wealthy merchant houses. This largest medieval region of the city is one of the top attractions in Germany consisting of approximately 1500 buildings and cityscapes. It is also a part of the Green-Belt area.Duration: 25 minutesStop At: Cathedral of St Peter's, Domplatz 5, 93047, Regensburg, Bavaria GermanyMoving forward to the Old Town Hall, and Cathedral (visit from the outside), which is is complex of three-section buildings from the 13th century. The popular expressions “to put something on the long bench” (to postpone something) and “to sit at the green table” (to take important decisions) was originated from this very own location. The town hall consists of the Town Hall tower, the Gothic Imperial Chamber building and the baroque Town Hall.The cathedral is based upon the fascinating Gothic architecture and is one of the known landmarks of the state. You will also be able to view incorporation of French Gothic architectural themes since the architect under whose supervision the new cathedral in 1280 was built, had been trained in France.Duration: 25 minutesStop At: Old Stone Bridge, Steinerne Brucke, 93059, Regensburg, Bavaria GermanyNext, move over to the Stone Bridge whose sound end serves as an ancient city gate. Formerly, a wooden bridge approximately 100 meters long was built by Charles the Great (who was the king of Franks). However, due to being vulnerable by the incoming floods and traffic it was dismantled and a new stone bridge was formed. This bridge took eleven years to be formed and was used by Louis VII of France and his army to cross the Danube.Duration: 20 minutesStop At: Porta Praetoria, Unter den Schwibbögen, Regensburg, Bavaria GermanyLast but not the least, we come to the Roman gate, also called by the Roman militants as the Porta Praetoria. Its towering gates describes the text from Gholaia as follows: "As the jewel in gold is taken, the door is decorated with the stock." Also, as said by the major Roman historian and senator “Publius Cornelius Tacitus” -- “The camp is the pride of the soldiers."Duration: 25 minutes
ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productPass By: Cathedral of St Peter's, Domplatz 5, 93047, Regensburg, Bavaria GermanyStart of the tour at the cathedral square.Pass By: Basilika St. Emmeram, Emmeramsplatz 3, 93047, Regensburg, Bavaria GermanyThe St. Emmeram Castle or Thurn and Taxis Castle is a castle of the Princely House Thurn and Taxis in Regensburg, which was built after renovations and new buildings at the end of the 19th century from the buildings of the St. Emmeram Monastery after the monastery was transferred to the Princely House in 1810 had been.Pass By: Haidplatz, Regensburg, Bavaria GermanyHaidplatz is a square in the center of Regensburg's old town, which continues the inner-city sequence from the coal market and town hall square from east to west.Pass By: Altes Rathaus, Rathausplatz 1, 93047, Regensburg, Bavaria GermanyThe medieval old town hall of Regensburg with the imperial hall building and portal building on the town hall square are the seat of the mayor.Pass By: Old Stone Bridge, Steinerne Brucke, 93059, Regensburg, Bavaria GermanyThe Stone Bridge is the most important landmark of Regensburg next to the Regensburg Cathedral.Pass By: Old Town of Regensburg with Stadtamhof - Unesco World Heritage, Stadtamhof, 93059, Regensburg, Bavaria GermanyOn the small island of Stadtamhof, once an independent municipality, there are many historically significant buildings such as the Rococo Church and St. Mang Monastery and the St. Katharina Hospital Church.Pass By: Bismarckplatz, Bismarckpl., 93047 Regensburg, GermanyBismarckplatz, named after Chancellor Otto von Bismarck since 1855, is located in the west of Regensburg's old town south of Regensburg Theater.Pass By: Salzstadel, Weisse-Lamm-Gasse 1, 93047, 93047, Regensburg, Bavaria GermanyThe urban salt mine east of the Stone Bridge in the old town of Regensburg was built between 1616 and 1620 and thus complemented the older and smaller Amberger Stadel west of the bridge.
ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Old Town of Regensburg with Stadtamhof - Unesco World Heritage, Stadtamhof, 93059, Regensburg, Bavaria GermanyRegensburg s Old Town is a World Heritage Site. It is the largest medieval town north of the Alps and beautifully preserved with over 1500 buildings that form this breathtaking cityscape. In the center of this picturesque town is the Regensburger Dom, the Grand Cathedral that stands as a classic example of bavarian gothic architecture. The Cathedral is home to Die Regensburger Domspatzen ”TheRegensburg Cathedral Sparrows”, a world renown liturgical boychoir whose most notable conductor was Georg Ratzinger, the old brother of Pope Benedict XVINear the train station, a few minutes from the tour starting point, we will walk past Schloss Thurn und Taxis, a city palace that originally served as the 13th century abbey church of St. Emmeram before it was converted into a city palace. The Thurn und Taxis palace is still in the hands of this powerful ancient german family to this day, one of the very few surviving examples of palaces still in use by the nobility in germany.From there we will walk straight into the old city, that offers a great photo opportunity, walking through the ancient alleyways on our way to the ancient town hall, the cathedral and the old stone bridge, stopping by souvenir shops and a lot of cozy restaurants along the way. Admiring the scenery. The end of this tour will be at the central stationDuration: 2 hours
ItineraryThe meeting point is Am Judenstein, from here it goes towards the Danube, past the urban oneNatural History Museum and westwards through the Herzogspark, one of the most beautiful parksRegensburg with the remains of the old Prebrunn bastion. We reach the via a staircaseDanube. We continue upstream to the Schillerwiese - a bat biotope with a historyBackground and in memory of Friedrich Schiller. It continues over the Pfaffensteiner weir,the hydroelectric power station of the city of Regensburg. Here the Danube divides into a northern and southern arm.We cross the southern arm of the Danube and turn right into the Inselpark Oberer Wöhrd.After a while we reach the Stone Bridge and have a view of the Jahninsel, the meeting point for celebrationsof students in Regensburg. The Steinerne Brücke hotspot offers a majestic panoramic viewto the old town of Regensburg with cathedral spiers. We end our tour at the historic Old Town Hallzu Regensburg - of course with a culinary degree.Stop At: • Old Stone Bridge, Steinerne Brucke, 93059, Regensburg, Bavaria Germany • Altes Rathaus, Rathausplatz 1, 93047, Regensburg, Bavaria Germany • Old Town of Regensburg with Stadtamhof - Unesco World Heritage, Stadtamhof, 93059, Regensburg, Bavaria Germany • Herzogspark, Prebrunntor, 93047, Regensburg, Bavaria Germany • Salzstadel, Weisse-Lamm-Gasse 1, 93047, 93047, Regensburg, Bavaria Germany • Cathedral of St Peter's, Domplatz 5, 93047, Regensburg, Bavaria Germany
ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Regensburg, Regensburg, Upper Palatinate, BavariaYou will learn about German Christmas traditions and see a view to the Castle of Regensburg, Regensburg’s Christmas MarketDuration: 2 hours