Regensburg is the capital of the Bavarian administrative region Upper Palatinate. The large medieval center of the city is a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Regensburg, the lively city at the river Danube, is an attractive location with numerous hotels.
The most interesting sacral building in Regensburg is St. Peter’s Cathedral. During your stay in Regensburg you should make sure to see its gorgeous stained glass windows and the figures of the Annunciation group in the cathedral’s interior. Regensburg’s hotel guests will be able to experience glamorous concerts within the cathedral, e.g. by the famous choir “Regensburger Domspatzen“.
While staying at a Regensburg hotel near the square Haidplatz, you will see a very picturesque side of the city.
You will come across the restaurant “Zum Goldenen Kreuz” (Golden Cross Inn), which used to accommodate kings and emperors of former times. You will have a tremendous view over the river Danube and your hotel in Regensburg while standing on The Stone Bridge, which was built in the 12th century.
If you are staying at a hotel in the southern part of Regensburg we recommend you to visit the abbey church of St. Emmeram with its remarkable limestone relief from the 11th century.
While staying at a hotel in Regensburg you should pay a visit to the Old Town Hall, where you will receive information about the jurisdiction in the Middle Ages. Not far from the Old Town Hall you will find the Kepler House, where the famous mathematician and astronomer Johannes Kepler used to dwell for about twenty years.
The hotels in Regensburg will be frequently fully booked when the funfair "Regensburger Dult" or the Danube Exhibition is taking place.
Regensburg is being traversed by 70 bus lines, which will provide for a safe and comfortable journey to your hotel in Regensburg. Regensburg can be reached via the following touristic highways: “Straße der Kaiser und Könige”, “Deutsche Limesstraße” and “Europäische Goethe Straße”. Regensburg’s most important companies are BMW, Siemens, Toshiba and Deutsche Telekom AG.
Total population: 131,489 (March 2007)
Postal codes: 93001 - 059