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A slice of Heaven

We visited Weltenberg Abbey as a side excursion from our Viking River Cruise. The boat ride thru... read more

Reviewed 16 October 2017
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Beautiful landscape

The Donaudurchbruch is the tightest part of the Danube you can find. A return ship trip there is... read more

Reviewed 24 August 2017
Munich, Germany
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“the river”(6 reviews)
93309 Kelheim, Bavaria, Germany
+49 9441 5858
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Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

We visited Weltenberg Abbey as a side excursion from our Viking River Cruise. The boat ride thru the Danube narrows was just gorgeous and the Abbey on the river bank is truly a slice of Heaven. After touring the Abbey, enjoy a beer and pretzel...More

Thank Grillosgirl
Reviewed 24 August 2017

The Donaudurchbruch is the tightest part of the Danube you can find. A return ship trip there is really nice as you are sourounded by limestone cliffs and trees.

Thank jen112017
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

The church is awesome and the beer was great. Hard to believe the Brewery has been there since 1050. A lot of history in the grounds.

Thank Katherine K
Reviewed 24 June 2017

Taking a cruise up and down a short section of the Danube through the gorge to the Benedictine Monastery of Weltenburg is a great way to spend a sunny day. The 45 minute trip runs every half an hour. Plenty of parking and the terminal...More

Thank Drachsi
Reviewed 13 June 2017

An amazing day out for all the family, a group of friends or on your own. It certainly won't disappoint.

Thank TartanWanderer
Reviewed 30 May 2017

Having spent the early part of the morning in rather cool, damp conditions, we were so happy to see the sun breaking through the clouds as we boarded the boat which would take us through this dramatic gorge on the Danube. This passage is too...More

Thank Ann C
Reviewed 19 May 2017 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
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