Stadt Eichstätt

Bike Touring Highlight

Recommended by 86 out of 99 cyclists


  • Andreas Kronier

    Eichstätt the old university town is definitely worth to visit and pause. In the city you can stop in the market square in one of the many cafes or you just sit in the shade and watch the market go by.The city is located on the Altmühl near the geographical center of Bavaria and in the triangle of the largest Bavarian centers of Munich, Nuremberg and Augsburg. Eichstätt is the capital of Altmühltal. The northern valley slope above the city forms an extension of the Franconian Jura. The highest point in the city is the so-called Matterhorn, a former waste dump near the district of Lüften, 574 meters high. At the lowest point at 384 meters, the Altmühl leaves the urban area. The city center is at an altitude of 393 meters. The city is the eponymous place of Eichstätt Alb.

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    • 06/03/2017

  • Christian

    Great closed cityscape (Baroque and Rococo city). Cathedral, cathedral treasure, cloister. Place of work of St. Willibald. Jurassic Museum Willibaldsburg.

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    • 12/05/2018

  • HansJoergOtt

    In Eichstätt there is more to see than just the Willibaldsburg (most photos). Resting comfortably on one of the many places and enjoying the old town facades is also very nice.

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    • 14/02/2017

  • achim66

    Willibaldsburg and old town

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    • 18/08/2016

  • Michael

    Nice Town,
    Braugasthof trumpet, good food, bike friendly, good accommodation

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    • 07/11/2016

  • WKoeppl

    Eichstätt offers many attractions and is worth a visit!

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    • 07/05/2017

  • HansJoergOtt

    Impressive rock formation! Quite unexpectedly in the Danube valley

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    • 02/01/2017

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Location: around Eichstätt, Eichstätt District, Altmühltal, Upper Bavaria, Bavaria, Germany

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