Regensburg, Germany UNESCO sites

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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: Private Walking Tour With Professional Guide

2. 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, Germany

It was a nice short trip to sit and see the historic Regensburg town. Roughly 40 mins ride, with 5 different languages for the audio guide. Friendly staff, we get an earphone to listen to the guide. A must try especially with kids.

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

We saw all of the main sites that we were looking to see in this beautiful little town.

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