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Regensburg: Sightseeing Train Tour

1. Regensburg: Sightseeing Train Tour

Explore the historic city of Regensburg onboard a tourist train. Enjoy a ride through the city center departing from the Cathedral. Travel along the Danube and pass by the Palace of St. Emmeram, the seat of the princely family of Thurn and Taxis. Enjoy panoramic views of the sights from the comfort of your train seat. In addition, learn more about the history of the city and uncover its secrets and legends from an informative audio-guide. During this tour, see see all of the city's highlights in just 45 minutes and afterwards, explore the rest of the city at your own pace.

Regensburg: Exciting outdoor-escape-game and adventure

2. Regensburg: Exciting outdoor-escape-game and adventure

Plunge into a captivating story about about a former detective turned bestselling author that has gone missing along with his latest manuscript. Uncover clues to solve the mystery and see the city of Regensburg from a unique perspective.  Download the tour and head to the Saint Peter Cathedral in central Regensburg to start your adventure using the directions on your smartphone. Immerse yourself in a case where nothing is as it seems. Explore the plot's twists and turns as you solve riddles and complete tasks.  Reveal a facinating backstory and uncover new information as you meet the missing person's friends, listen to witnesses, and read or listen to police reports. Unravel the strange stories in the missing man's latest manuscript.  Put your heads together as you work out what really happened. Continue the fun with a bonus round of tasks and riddles that can be completed once you have solved the mystery. 

Regensburg: Private Walking Tour With Professional Guide

3. Regensburg: Private Walking Tour With Professional Guide

Take a private walking tour through Regensburg, one of the oldest cities in Bavaria. Discover its origins as the “Fortress by the river Regen” and see its historical sights. Meet your guide at the train station and start your tour. See one of the oldest and most well-preserved medieval bridges in German, the Stone bridge. Marvel at the Schloss Thurn und Taxis, a city palace that is still in the hands of the ancient aristocratic family of the same name to this day. This is one of the very few surviving examples of palaces still in use by the nobility in Germany. See the Regensburger Dom, in the picturesque center of town. The Grand Cathedral that stands as a classic example of Bavarian gothic architecture, and is home to the “Regensburger Domspatzen”, a famous boys' choir. Be inspired by the stunning beautifully preserved Old Town, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Stroll through one of the largest medieval towns north of the Alps and admire the historic architecture of over 1500 different buildings.

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What people are saying about Regensburg

Overall rating

4.4 / 5

based on 60 reviews

It was very informative and just relaxing to sit on the train. Definitely worth being guided through the city and getting some background information.

A great experience for young and old, very good information about the origin and history of the city of Regensburg.

Uncomplicated rebooking to another time. Very friendly and helpful contacts. Always my pleasure

The tour was very nice and informative. All sights were easy to see from the train.

Great way to see the city, especially for my elderly mother.