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But even passionate golfers come in Passau country not too short. Not far from the hotel river in Passau, various golf courses offer numerous opportunities to unite nature and golf and enjoy it to the fullest.
Also the winter sports region near to Passau has a lot to offer. From skiing over cross-country skiing up to snowshoeing.

The Passauer region offers ideal conditions for varied golf fun.

In the immediate vicinity of the Hotel River in Passau there are numerous golf courses that are suitable for both beginners and professionals.

Golf courses

Panorama Golf Passau

The 18-hole golf course is Germany's only Feng Shui golf course. Here you will be taught the cycle of the 5 element theory of Feng Shui. The panoramic golf course has an 18-hole lap, a modern driving range and a 6-lap short course.

It is 12.5 km to the Feng Shui Course in Passau.

Golf Club Passau-Raßbach

On the edge of the southern Bavarian Forest is the 24-hole golf course. Between coniferous and deciduous forests as well as fish farms, this challenging golf course offers a challenge for all levels of play.

It is 11.5 km to the Donau Golf Club Passau-Raßbach.

Shady forests and sunny valleys, hills and mountains with magnificent views - all of this you can enjoy while hiking in the Passauer region. The hiking paradise is just a few kilometers away from the city.

Hiking trails


The long distance hiking trail leads from Passau via Linz to Grein and is 450km long. Let yourself be inspire by the varied natural and cultural landscape along the two riverbanks.

Danube panorama

On a length of 220 km, the Danube Panorama Trail leads from Neustadt a.d.Donau to the three-river town Passau. The close connection between nature, culture and enjoyment makes this hiking trail unique.

Due to the unique location of the three-river town, Passau is an ideal starting point for national and international long-distance cycle paths.

Both for pleasure riders and for ambitious bikers invite the numerous cycle paths around the Danube. And by the way, get to know the beautiful area.

Bike paths

Danube Bike Trail

The Danube Cycle Route is one of the most popular long-distance cycling routes in Europe. It leads on 600 km through Germany, which can be used in individual daily stages. Whether sporty or comfortable - the Danube Cycle Path is the ideal cycling area for everyone.

Donau-Ilz cycle path

The Danube-Ilz cycle path begins in the city “Niederalteich” and leads on flat bike paths to Hengersberg. The cycle path is 55 km long and also crosses a nature reserve.
Shady forests and sunny valleys, hills and mountains with magnificent views - all this you can enjoy while cross-country skiing or skiing in the national park "Bayerischer Wald". Only a few kilometers from the city, a winter sports area opens up to you.

Cross-country skiing

Cross-country skiers get their money's worth in the Bavarian Forest.
With over 2,000 kilometers of trails, the Bavarian Forest is the largest cross-country skiing region in Germany, and thus roundabouts, long-distance trails, regional and national cross-country trails offer variety and ideal conditions for practicing Nordic trendsport in all its facets.


Even skiers have a lot of fun in the ski areas of the Bavarian Forest!
Perfectly groomed slopes, beautiful snow and skiing without waiting, no matter if beginner or professional.
At the Great Arber, in St. Englmar, at the Dreisessel, Geisskopf or Hohenbogen - there are many ski areas in the Bavarian Forest that make the skier's heart beat faster!