Leisure tips

Altmühltal valley and Danube breakthrough - a region for varied activities.

The region surrounding the Altmühltal valley and Danube breakthrough is a riverscape with everything from gentle scenic views to bizarre beauty. Discover the spectacular nature of the Danube on foot, by bike, by boat and with short rides. Pieces of cultural and historic evidence make interesting destinations for outings into this varied region at the heart of Bavaria.

Leisure activities at the Youth Hostel

Table tennis, billiard table and table football in the Hostel.
Table tennis, streetball basket and small football field (from 2013) outside
Playing green, swings
Boulder wall and high ropes course (only open if booked as an activity)
Bonfire site and barbecue area, partically covered

Leisure activities in the area

High ropes course in the forest in Ihrlerstein-Sausthal
Observatory at Ihrlerstein-Sausthal
Hall of Liberation
Keldorado water park (indoor and outdoor pools) in Kelheim
Archaeological museum and organ museum in Kelheim
Mini golf
Rubber boat and bike rental
Tennis and squash centre
Guided city tours
Limes thermal bath (Bad Gögging) and Kaiser thermal bath (Bad Abbach)

Outings and excursions

Danube breakthrough, Weltenburg Abbey
Randeck castle ruins, Prunn castle
Schulerloch dripstone cave
Farming museum in Echendorfbirds-of-prey show at Rosenburg castle in Riedenburg
Crystal museum, "Sounding museum" in Riedenburg
"Abusina" Roman fortification in Eining,
Boat tours on the Danube and Main-Danube channel
Guided walks and cycling tours offered by various providers, bookable at the Hostel
Canoe tours on the Danube and kayaking on the Naab can be arranged upon request.

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