Donauwörth - The Danube gem at the Romantic Road
Placed at the meeting point of the rivers Danube and Woernitz, Donauwörth is the center part of the "Romantic Road". With a history of over 1000 years, Donauwoerth offers plenty of interesting sights like parts of the old town wall, the monastery "Heilig Kreuz", the "Fugger House", the town hall, the "Liebfrauen" cathedral, the "Käthe Kruse" doll museum, the archaeological museum and many more.
Discovery trips through nature and history
Due to its central placement Donauwoerth is perfect as a starting point for a variety of trips and sightseeing tours in its interesting surroundings. Why not pay a visit to the castles of Harburg, Leitheim or Baldern? There are also many old and interesting churches as for example the pilgrimage basilica of "Maria Brünnlein" with its famous "St. Maria" picture.
A place for all of the family
The surroundings of Donauwoerth are a true paradise for bicycle and hiking tours. Families will enjoy themselves in the "Altmühltal" valley, for romantic trips we recommend the "Kesseltal" (valley) and there are various attractions in the Ries, one of the largest meteorite craters in the world. With a great choice of offers in sports facilities such as golf, fishing, swimming and other water sports, the area is perfect for a great holiday.
Käthe Kruse Doll Museum
Guests of all nationalities are coming to Donauwoerth to visit the famous dolls designed by the artist "Käthe Kruse" known all over the world. Over 150 dolls for kids to play with, a large range of doll's houses and more will invite you back to childhood dreams.