Upper Palatinate Vacations
From Upper Palatinate, Munich is 100 miles (161 kilometers) to the south from here while Prague, Czech Republic is 110 miles (177 kilometers) to the east.
Discover some of the many fascinating historic and cultural collections in the Upper Palatinate area. Walhalla Temple and Reichstag Museum are two of this destination’s premier museums. The Parsberg Castle and the Lothar Fischer Museum are two other popular museums well worth visiting.
This city offers plenty of outdoor options at its many natural preserves. Avid hikers will enjoy taking in the flora and fauna to be found at Stone Forest, Arrach Moors Reserve and Neumarkter Sandduenen Nature Reserve.
During your tour of Upper Palatinate, don’t miss out on the historic religious sites. The Regensburg Cathedral and the St. Emmerams Abbey are two of Upper Palatinate’s most popular examples. Enjoy the reverential atmosphere of these remarkable places.
Let the kids explore, laugh and play, and reconnect with your own inner child at much-loved family attractions including Leisure Center and Kurfuerstenbad - Amberg. Pack your video camera and your sense of fun and get ready for a day filled with happy memories.
There’s absolutely no excuse not to work on your game when travelling in Upper Palatinate; visit Herrnhod Golf Club, home to the most challenging fairways in the area. Hire a set of clubs from the pro shop and hit the greens, then finish the day in the clubhouse by enjoying a light meal with golf-obsessed locals.
Travel back in time with a visit to the Mining and Heritage Museum, one of the most popular historical museums. Enjoy the collection’s interesting exhibits and browse the ancient artifacts throughout this reflective space.
If you could do with a spot of retail therapy you’ll love the stores and stalls at the Danube Mall. Check out what the locals are buying and purchase some unique souvenirs.
Before you leave Upper Palatinate, do make the effort to see the Bismarckplatz and the Scots Monastery; just two more of the sights which help make this region such a unique vacation destination.