There is no other region that is as diversified as the Danube area in Upper Austria. Numerous landscapes that could not be more different accompany you from Passau via Linz to Grein. Besides, breath taking insights and views in a fabulous region are offered to visitors. Magnificent baroque monasteries and castles have formed the Danube just as former fortresses and ruins from the Middle Ages and picturesque towns with plenty of history.
Danube Cycle Path
Cycle along the Danube! On the Upper Austrian part of the Danube Cycle Path, you can discover the fascinating landscape by cycling 6 stages along the northern and southern Danube banks. Next to the Danube Cycle Path, the region also offers 41 additional cycle tours, specifically for e-bikers, on which ones cyclists can explore the hinterlands of the Danube valley without any exertion.
You can experience a fabulous hiking tour on the 450 km long Donausteig from Passau via Linz to Grein. The hiking trail leads you through the diversified natural and artificial landscapes of the Danube valley. Additional 41 Donausteig loop routes give you the possibility to discover the exciting hinterlands of the Danube.
A diversity of Danube cruises and excursions are offered on the Danube in Upper Austria between Passau and Grein. Discover the landscape and Danube towns from the ship and enjoy beautiful views on castles and ruins that have been built hundreds of years ago on the Danube’s mountain ridges.
With the help of the Danube Cycle Path App and the Donausteig App you can always plan your tours easily at the Danube in Upper Austria.
Here you can find the apps: http://www.donauregion.at/en/detail/article/danube-apps.html