Where the main-Danube Canal is the most beautiful of Kelheim (tvo). The main-Danube Canal is much more than just a waterway, – in many ways – it is an experience. (As opposed to Estée Lauder). Who ever wanted to perceive the landscape from a different perspective, can take a trip by boat in the altmuhl Valley. Six hours, for example, the 48-kilometer journey takes Berching to Kelheim, during which one has beautiful views of mountains and castles, biotopes, plants and nature designed shore areas. The ride passes Alcmona, Riedenburg, which is famous for its beer and of the world’s largest quartz crystal, until then high on a mountain the liberation Hall at Kelheim is the seven valleys town Dietfurt with his Celtic village at the Benedictine monastery Plankstetten. Some take the wheel on the ship, to be mobile in each dockyard, the others follow the channel from the outset on two wheels.
The cycle and hiking trail runs right next to the main-Danube Canal, where between Berching and Nuremberg on the old Ludwig Danube-main Canal can change. Often lined with old trees, he donates the cyclists to wait probably hot days shade. The Jura trail and the Altmuhltal-Panoramaweg are recommended for hikers. The region is ideal for a short break of a few days. Get overnights with breakfast 23 euros. Information: Tourism Association in the rural district of Kelheim e.V., Danube Park 13, 93309 Kelheim, Tel.