Berlin, which is the national capital, is situated 290 miles (467 kilometers) north of Donauwoerth.
To see why so many holiday-makers go for Bavaria as their holiday destination make sure you and your travel buddies spend a bit more time in the area. Neuburg and Kirchheim am Ries are two other places worth seeing while you're in Bavaria.
About 25 miles (40 kilometers) to the south of Donauwoerth is Augsburg, an important regional center home to St. Ulrich's Church, Augsburg Trade Fair and Marionette Theater. Ensure you don't head back to Donauwoerth until you've stopped by Augsburg's Fugger Museum and Fuggerei, City Theater and Rosenaustadion.
When the weather's less than perfect, don't panic, Bavaria boasts some terrific nature museums, history museums and theaters, guaranteed to keep you entertained and dry. Stop at Bavaria's historically significant castles, it's a good way to gain an understanding of the area's fascinating past.
When the sun is shining, follow the locals and head to Bavaria's much-loved waterways for an afternoon of swimming or surfing. Why not try some winter activities while you are in this interesting region? Snowboarding is an idea. So is snow shoeing.
All things have to end, but be rest assured, when you're ready to leave the region, you'll still have photos, memories and mementos to remember your time here.