Berlin, the national capital, is about 230 miles (370 kilometers) north of Neukirchen.
While it can be a temptation to simply sit back and relax while visiting Neukirchen, don't forget, the surrounding region's abundance of scenic and cultural delights are never more than a day trip away. Examples of places within a relatively short distance of Neukirchen are Langdorf, 19 miles (31 kilometers) to the northwest, and St. Englmar, 19 miles (31 kilometers) to the north.
Regensburg, is another interesting place to discover. It is approximately 45 miles (72 kilometers) from Neukirchen and offers a diverse range of attractions, including Regensburg Cathedral, Bismarckplatz and University of Regensburg. Scots Monastery (Schottenkirche), St. Emmerams Abbey and Danube Mall are some of the other interesting sights here that should be included on every visitor's schedule.
If you're on the lookout for things to do that won't cost an arm and a leg, set aside some time to explore Bavaria's numerous outdoor attractions such as gardens. Houses of worship are great windows into a region's spiritual and religious cultures. The churches around Neukirchen are no exception.
Why don't you have a go at some winter activities while you are in this interesting region? Snowboarding is a good option. Another possibility is snow shoeing. If you like the company of like-minded travelers, Bavaria has a range of specialized activities such as city walking tours, cycling tours and segway tours.
At the end of your holiday in Neukirchen, pack up your camera and mementos, spend your last of your euros on last-minute souvenirs, and bid a fond Tschüss (farewell) to this wonderful spot.