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