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St. Georg church abbey

Great side trip from Regensburg on a ferry down the Danube Narrows. Beautiful church with figures... read more

Reviewed 22 January 2018
catlady32
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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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A Great Tour

The presentation put on by the church tour guide was both very extensive and very interesting. We... read more

Reviewed 18 September 2017
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Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Great side trip from Regensburg on a ferry down the Danube Narrows. Beautiful church with figures of St George and many other statues. This is a very different style than other abbeys. There is a brewery there on site as well. Great side trip from...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed 18 September 2017

The presentation put on by the church tour guide was both very extensive and very interesting. We thoroughly enjoyed this church.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank GPaCalgary
Reviewed 23 June 2017

I especially enjoyed the interior decoration of this church and the striking statue of St. George. It really is unique and made this a special visit.

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed 8 October 2016

It is really impressive church and is worth to see, if you are in that region or if you are especially interested in churches. As a person, who is not used to visiting churches, I shall admitt that I was really impressed by this one.

Date of experience: September 2016
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Reviewed 18 September 2016

A Bavarian church situated on the Danube in the Baroque style. Scenery around the Church is wonderful.

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Janice B
Reviewed 29 August 2016

Nestled in the Black Forest, this Abbey is extraordinary. With its wonderful architectural history, preserved artifacts, and mysterious light for the ceiling, we were treated to a special holy experience. Guides are outstanding and worth the 20 minute docent.

Date of experience: August 2016
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Reviewed 25 July 2016

Beautiful location and a neat place to visit if you have extra time. If there is something else you want to see, I would skip this.

Date of experience: May 2016
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Reviewed 24 May 2016

We parked our car then hiked to the brewery through a long trail, until we reached the river. Then we crossed the river on a small boat . Once on the other side of the river we had lunch in one of the restaurants in...More

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank eljedm
Reviewed 22 September 2015

Inside this German Baroque delight are a couple of unexpected and unusual sights. The first is St. George astride his horse on top of the altar, fighting a dragon (of course) and defending a fair maiden from said dragon. St. George has the red Benedictine...More

Date of experience: August 2015
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Reviewed 15 July 2015

This is the church of Weltenburg Abbey. Externally it is rather plain and fits in with the other buildings of this lovely abbey by the Danube. The interior is another matter. It is stunningly beautiful. Built in the early 18th Century, it is this building...More

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank Pete S
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