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Donaudurchbruch

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Address: 93309 Kelheim, Bavaria, Germany
Phone Number: 9441 5858
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The scenic ride

The cruise from Kelheim to Weltenburg is 40 minutes upstream to explore the 400-foot chalk cliffs and dramatic scenery of the Danube Narrows. The river cuts a pass through the... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed January 6, 2015
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Belleville, Illinois
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Belleville, Illinois
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125 reviews 125 reviews
71 attraction reviews
80 helpful votes 80 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

The cruise from Kelheim to Weltenburg is 40 minutes upstream to explore the 400-foot chalk cliffs and dramatic scenery of the Danube Narrows. The river cuts a pass through the mountains, which is one of the most beautiful section of Danube River. The cruise ends at Weltenburg Abbey, founded at the beginning of the 7th century, one of Germany’s oldest... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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79 attraction reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

took the ferry cruise from Weltenberg to Kelheim to meet up with our coach. Magnificent scenery, great commentary, nice drinks etc. Scenery is Spectacular

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Brentwood, Tennessee
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14 reviews 14 reviews
10 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

Absolutely amazing construction, beautiful art work. I got there via one of the boats. A great way to spend a 3-4 hours one afternoon.

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Prague, Czech Republic
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131 reviews 131 reviews
32 attraction reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

We took a boat from Weltenburg to Kelheim. It was possible to take our bicycles on board (extra fee) which was very convenient. The cruise was pretty short and a bit pricey. But because the views were really wonderful I would not hesitate to make the tour again or recommend it to anyone.

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Oslo, Norway
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71 reviews 71 reviews
15 attraction reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2013

The boat from Kelheim to Weltenburg takes ca 40 minutes upstream, and less downstream. You can sit inside or outside, and it is possible to buy beer, wine, coffee, cakes etc on board. Very nice views from the boat, beautiful scenery a long the river. Information about the river and surroundings is in both german and english. I can understand... More 

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Radeberg, Germany
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77 helpful votes 77 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2012

Some people love the offered food and drinks at the Weltenburg Monastry before they are looking for their tent at the other bank of the river - I hope you dont! It´s not to be "schön blau in der Donau" but "schöne blaue Donau"!

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Charlottesville, Virginia, United States
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2011

We drove down from Auerbach to Kelheim, took us a while to find the boat landing. It probably would have helped if we google-mapped the town before we went (duh). Anyway, it's right across the street from the big Post Office building. If you get lost, look for the large brown signs with the list of tourist attractions and the... More 

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