Leisure and power days

Pleasure for body and soul in Schärding and surroundings

Riverside cycling pleasures

The Inn, Danube and Pram rivers have carved out a unique and stunningly beautiful paradise here.

It’s one visitors can explore starting in Schärding. We make our bicycles available free-of-charge to ensure getting there is as convenient as possible.

Idyllic ferry ride on the River Inn

See the wild, natural and romantic scenery at the lower end of the Inn valley between the immensely enchanting baroque town of Schärding – and Passau, the majestic 3-river town featuring four castles and palaces.

Passau – The town of three rivers

Stroll around Passau and enjoy a unique and stimulating experience:

Discover the town’s history, the stories behind it, the sights, museums, theatres and comedy clubs with a colourful array of art displays and cultural events.

Major highlights here include concerts played at St. Stephan’s Cathedral on the world’s largest cathedral organ, and the culinary delights guaranteed by the numerous traditional and modern restaurants and food purveyors.

Tree-top pathway

Exercise can be lots of fun up on the tree-top pathway.

Over 5000m² of terrain and more than 30 adventure stations guarantee plenty of space for exhilarating experiences and high-altitude thrills.

A paradise for far more than just the kids.


Just 8 km outside of Schärding is one of Upper Austria’s most beautiful golf courses.

Celtic Golf Course Schärding offers the 18-hole Champions’ Course and the 6-hole Josko Academy Course. Golf lessons are available for beginners and there’s an opportunity to earn a player’s license.

Ride down the River Inn in canoes and inflatable boats

Enjoy 5 hours of waterborne outdoor thrills.

The organisers of the ‘Neuhaus Jungle Camp’ are situated on the Bavarian side of the River Inn, just across from Schärding.

Ikuna Nature Resort

The IKUNA Naturresort covers an extensive 170,000-m² area of hilly terrain, harmoniously embedded between the Danube and Inn rivers, that forms an immense nature park to be enjoyed up close by families, active visitors and nature lovers.

Innauen riverside woodland bird and nature reserve

An area to explore on foot or with the bicycle, whether seeking a recreational retreat or doing sport in the fresh air.

The Innauen riverside woodlands are a perfect place to enjoy the countryside away from the crowds.

Reichersberg Monastery

Gain fascinating insights into the lives and work of the Augustinian priests.

The tour of the monastery travels back through the colourful 900-year history of the venue and its inhabitants.

Take a fascinating trip into the history and culture of the monastery.


- is a western town at the Bavarian.

Pullman City is a real life-like wild western town in Eging am See. The adventure park is idyllically situated on the edge of the Bavarian forest Deggendorf and Passau.

Experience Lower Bavaria’s own wild west town!

Test your skills at archery, prospecting for gold, pony riding – accompanied by live country music, line dancing and atmospheric bonfire gatherings.

Wildpark Schloss Ortenburg

Treat yourself and the family to a few hours of fun at the park zoo and Wildpark Schloss Ortenburg!

A wonderful day-trip destination with all kinds of fascinating domestic and exotic animals.

Adlerwarte falconry centre

– spectacular aerial manoeuvres in Obernberg.

Obernberg Adlerwarte Falconry Centre is home to numerous birds of prey where eagles, vultures, kites and falcons perform perilous and spectacular aerial tricks.

Geinberg Thermal Baths

Laid-back luxury, whatever the weather at Geinberg Thermal Baths, in 5 pools and 3 water worlds with thermal, fresh and salt water. Explore the exotic Caribbean lagoon for guaranteed relaxation.

Natural outdoor swimming pools


Have all kinds of bathing fun in Pocking – at the natural open air swimming pool in Pocking and at the artificially excavated lake in Hartkirchen.

Try out the sunbathing lawns with loungers, beach volleyball courts and children’s playgrounds.

Cool down and relax in and on the water!


ÖKO bathing biotope – Camp Stumergut:

Bathe, relax and recuperate in beautiful natural surroundings at Stumergut in Eggerding.

Enjoy the recreation, fresh air and sunshine offered by 3 biotope ponds for swimmers carefully integrated into the natural surroundings.

There are two ponds for clothed swimmers, and another for those who prefer to bathe naked (FKK).

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