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#2 of 48 things to do in Kelheim Features Animals
93309 Kelheim, Bavaria, Germany
+49 9441 5858
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Not to miss

Great scenery, not to miss the boat trip. Last boat goes at 5h30. It is a 1h30 trip. Best trip in... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Fouad C
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Worth it

The boat makes 45 minutes to get to the Kloster and 20 back. It costs 10.50 the round trip. Nice... read more

Reviewed 11 September 2016
Nuremberg, Germany
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93309 Kelheim, Bavaria, Germany
+49 9441 5858
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Great scenery, not to miss the boat trip. Last boat goes at 5h30. It is a 1h30 trip. Best trip in the danubr river

Thank Fouad C
Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

The boat makes 45 minutes to get to the Kloster and 20 back. It costs 10.50 the round trip. Nice views and it makes a perfect day trip.

Thank DonCesar
Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

We arrived quite late in Kelheim and only got on the last ship tour. Unfortunately, we could not leave the ship and visit the nearby Monastery with one of the oldest breweries. Still, we enjoyed the tour and admired the beautiful nature. The ships serve...More

Thank GreenKona
Reviewed 29 August 2016

This ferry ride was added to our visit to the Abbey. It is a "don't miss" if you have never seen the Black Forest and want to experience the narrowing of the Bavarian Danube in this location. The ferry was clean, provided smooth sailing,many a...More

Thank RoseMarie8787
Reviewed 2 August 2016

I know that the rating might not be neutral, but I've grown up in the vincinty and often did the trip there. Whenever I had guests and there was time (Regensburg is such a nice city, too) i try to make a tour. When one...More

Thank DrCraq
Reviewed 16 June 2016

The scenery is very nice, but we had too many people on a Sunday morning around us. The ship was full (not on our way back) it was loud and we did not enjoy it. The beer garden was full and pricy. To visit the...More

Thank Susanne412
Reviewed 13 November 2015

I had last seen the Danube Gorge (Donaudurchbruch) about 40 years ago and it was as beautiful as ever. We took the boat from Kelheim through the gorge to Kloster Weltenburg, spent some time in the monastery and took another boat back a few hours...More

Thank BarBu49
Reviewed 8 October 2015

We took a small excursion boat through the Danube Gorge while drinking beer and munching on pretzels. The waters are very shallow and iron rings still remain on the high cliffs of the gorge when boatmen used to pull boats through the gorge. The gorge...More

Thank patgammon
Reviewed 22 September 2015

This is a narrow cliff-rimmed stretch of the Danube breakthrough. Ferry/excursion boats ply these waters, carefully (and slowly) going one at a time through patches water only 5 to 6 feet deep. In times past, iron rings had been mounted into the rock wall and...More

Thank on_the_go_98765
Reviewed 26 August 2015

We took the boat from Kelheim thru the gorge to the Weltenburg monastery. Nice towering rock walls and beautiful scenery.

Thank Hans V
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