Straubing, Germany
Straubing is an independent city in Lower Bavaria, southern Germany. It is seat of the district of Straubing-Bogen. Annually in August the Gäubodenvolksfest, the second largest fair in Bavaria, is held. The city is located on the Danube forming the centre of the Gäuboden.

Wander along Straubing's attractive lanes which reveal hidden medieval buildings and picturesque squares with ornate fountains. In the evening the town comes alive and the squares and streets are full of atmosphere with plenty of restaurants, quaint bars and cafes.

Things to See & Do

* The Romanesque church of St. Peter
* The Old gothic city hall and town hall
* The medieval Ducal Castle
* The Carmelite Monastery and Church Holy Spirit
* The Water Tower

General Information

Cruise Season – March to Dec
Currency – Euro (€) (EUR)
Language – German
Land Area – 67.58 km2
Population – 44,500 approx
Electricity – 2 round pins European style
Time - GMT/UTC plus one hour
International Country Telephone Code – + 49

Port Location – The river port at Straubing is located on the Danube river .