The UNESCO 'Roman remains and Bavarian cheer' route starts in Frankfurt and runs right through Germany's gregarious musical south. This route is all about idyllic scenery and stunning Bavarian cities such as Würzburg, Bamberg, Bayreuth, Nuremberg, Regensburg, Augsburg and, of course, Munich, the state capital.

Route information

UNESCO World Heritage sites:

  • Frontiers of the Roman Empire: Upper Germanic-Rhaetian Limes
  • Würzburg Residenz Palace and Court Gardens
  • Bamberg Old Town
  • Margravial Opera House in Bayreuth
  • Old Town of Regensburg and Stadtamhof
  • Danube Limes: Time Travel into an Ancient Culture
  • The water management system of Augsburg

Other towns and cities worth seeing:

Length: approx. 965km
Starts: Frankfurt
Ends: Munich
Duration: 5 days
Recommended overnight stays: Nuremberg, Würzburg, Augsburg

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