Vacations and leisure in Weiden in der Oberpfalz

Let the unique atmosphere of the city of Weiden cast its spell on you. In the picturesque Old Town, historical charm meets vibrant activity. Here, you see people living, working, attending conferences, eating, partying, and enjoying life to the full.

COVID updates – current information for your vacation

Here is an overview of the most important information:

In Bavaria, tourism businesses and facilities are no longer subject to COVID restrictions.

Go here for more information on Weiden’s current figures for average daily cases and test centers in the city.

We’re looking forward to your visit here in Weiden, the city of Max Reger.

Fascinating city tour through Weiden

For groups and people on their own

Would you like to discover Weiden on a city tour? Well, you’ve come to exactly the right place.

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News and tips regarding Weiden

Tips for leisure activities, events, exhibitions, and much more

17.09. - 02.10.2022
The classical music festival
in Weiden
Max-Reger-Days

28.10.2022
Art in all its Facets
Art until Midnight

Wednesdays and Saturdays
from 7:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Regional products at the 
Weiden farmers’ market

The composer Max Reger

The great son of the city of Weiden

At the turn of the 19th to the 20th century, Max Reger was one of the most well-known composers. Every year, in honor of its great son, the city of Weiden holds the "Weidener Max-Reger-Tage", the classical music festival that celebrates everything associated with Max Reger’s music.

More about Max Reger

Insiders’ tip: Tachau local heritage museum

The history of the political region of Tachau until (1945/46)

Take an in-depth look at the shared history of Weiden and Tachau at the Tachau local heritage museum. From 1945 onward, over 10,000 displaced persons found a new home in Weiden. Walk through the permanent exhibition and follow the fortunes of people who lived back then, and see how their lives developed as time went by.

About the Tachau local heritage museum

 

"Rundwanderweg" in the area surrounding Weiden

Magnificent views and places to stop for a bite to eat by the side of the trail

The route takes you along the idyllic side channel and the Weiden city limits through quiet, wooded areas before arriving back at the starting point. You will find pubs and restaurants by the side of the trail at regular intervals, where you can have a break and take some refreshment for the rest of the hike.

All there is to know about the “Rundwanderweg Weiden”

Weiden i.d.OPf., a cultural gem

Sights worth seeing in Weiden

Tips for excursions in the area around Weiden

Interesting possibilities for excursions in the Upper Palatinate Forest

Explore interesting possibilities for excursions in the Upper Palatinate Forest. From Weiden you can reach any destination for excursions by car in 30 to 60 minutes.