Altmühltal Nature Park - Exploring the Region

This Region Right in the Heart of Bavaria...

... is one of the favourite holiday areas in the South of Germany. It is blessed with unique natural beauties and vulnerable landscapes, it is home to treasures of history and civilization and it offers countless attractions and places of interest to its visitors.

Come and explore this fascinating region in Bavaria. On foot, by bike or even paddling a canoe along the Altmühl river - here fine palaces, strong castles and magnificent churches and abbeys are to be seen. You can go on the trail to Roman history along the Limes wall, among Roman farms, castells and watchtowers, many of them rebuilt exactly as they were in the past. But you can also go further back in time and discover a wonderful world in stone: limestone quarries for fossil hunting and fossil museums in the Altmühltal Nature Park have much to offer. Among ... [Read more]
Cycling near the Roman fort "Biriciana at WeissenburgHiking above the Altmühl valleyCanoeing on the Altmühl riverAncestral bird ArchaeopteryxPrunn castle

Altmühltal Nature Park Information CentreNotre Dame 1
85072 Eichstätt
Tel.: +49 8421/9876-0
Fax +49 8421/9876-54
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Further information (in German)
Naturpark Altmühltal
Naturpark Altmühltal