Entertainment program for tour groups
Everyone who comes to Amberg should make time for its numerous sights. Stroll through the historical old city with our city tour guides and visit former electoral buildings and splendid churches, which are without parallel far beyond the region.
Groups up to 30 people: 45.00 €
Suggestion: Our various experience tours, which we offer monthly for a price of 14.00 € per adult, offer a special charm.
Flat boat ride
Enjoy a flat boat ride on the Vils, the earlier lifeline of Amberg. The journey on the Vils boat (following historical images) will carry you from our landmark, the "Stadtbrille," through the one-time state garden exhibition area, the green heart of Amberg, which today is a local recreation area.
May to October
Return journey approximately 1 hour
one-way journey from 66.00 €
return journey from 105.00 €
Number of persons
Tours in torchlight
An informative stroll through the historical old city with torches.
Groups up to 25 people: 60.00 €
Enjoy a walk through the woods over the Maria-Hilf-Berg in a ranger tour that will bring you closer to the animal life as well as the plants in the woods.
Groups up to 25 people 60.00 €
Explore Amberg's history on a Segway - you will experience a fast-paced city tour with incomparable charm. Between the flair of past days and the modern technology of our time you will enjoy a special tour around the city.
Cost for two hours of driving fun
Visit to the Kurfürstenbad
As a sporty draw we offer you a visit to our Kurfürstenbad, the Electoral prince's bath, which, with its white water channel, its 82-meter-long water slide, its newly-designed sauna facility with steam bath, and its hot tub, is certainly an experience.
from 4.80 €
from 2.40 €
Cost: Sauna, for adults
from 10.00 €
Cost: Sauna, for youths
from 6.00 €
Groups of 15 or more persons receive a 20% discount. During the summer months (May to September) you can refresh yourself in our Hockermühl outdoor pool all day long.
Visit to the city museum
Founded in 1902 and since 1989 housed in the so-called construction barn. Here you will see Amberg enamel ware, aspects of its city history, crafts and industry, Amberg faience, and earthenware goods.
Length of tour
Tour cost including
Children over 6 years old: 1.50 €
See, feel, hear, and perceive the air. Air can be experienced and grasped in the so-called "Klösterl," a building from the fourteenth century.
Our theater and concert events are offered from September through May.
We will gladly send you our current program on request and reserve your desired tickets for you.
Visit to the provincial library
Its 35,000 volumes come from the former Jesuit library of Amberg and the libraries of monasteries in our region that were abolished and that can be marveled at in a tour through the historic library hall.
Feast like you're in the Middle Ages and hold a rustic banquet. The giant offering of culinary delights such as suckling pig, wild rabbit, migrating duck, sourdough bread, "Kunibert" potato soup, smoked belly pork, pork shoulder, crackling fat, coarse sausage, veal and pork sausage, and much more, make for an unforgettable evening. Bring good spirits and a large appetite.
Minimum 12 people. The price for each knight and damsel is 28.00 €.
Theuern industrial and mining museum
This is located in the forging masters' palace, telling the iron and mining history of the Upper Palatinate, and giving glimpses into the mining sector.
Cost per person
Cost for groups of 20 or more people
Tour after registration
Outdoors museum in Neusath - Perschen
The upper palatinate outdoors museum of the upper palatinate region in Neusath bei Nabburg offers a glimpse into the rural and rustic life of an earlier time. The 50 buildings rebuilt since that time show the building, lifestyle, and economy of the last 300 years in its regional and social plentitude.
Tuesday - Sunday 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Adults 5.00 €
Cost for groups of 15 or more people
School museum in Sulzbach-Rosenberg
Approximately 12 km from Amberg - the development of school life in Bavaria and especially in the Upper Palatinate is presented in a comprehensive manner in 13 rooms with interesting exhibits from the nineteenth to the twentieth centuries.
Cost without tour
Adults: 2.00 €
Children: 1.00 €
Approximately 20 km from Amberg - Here you can visit the old castle ruins and the bat house; hikers and climbers will also find it to their interest.
Approximately 14 km from Amberg - Ensdorf lies in a magnificent wooded landscape on the Vils that, with its nature and circular hiking trails, offers pure hiking pleasure. Make a pilgrimage on the Jakobsweg through the Hirschwald past the Ensdorf cloister and marvel at the splendid baroque church of the Benedictine abbey with the valuable fresco of Cosmas Damian Asam.
Approximately 25 km from Amberg - invites you to spend a wonderfully relaxed holiday. But the market also has something to offer culturally-interested guests. Visit the romantic Kastl cloister basilica, with its numerous artistic treasures and the Schweppermanns castle in Pfaffenhofen.
Monte Kaolino in Hirschau
This lies about 15 km from Amberg - Monte Kaolino, a 150-meter-high sand mountain, is a particular draw that makes ski ventures possible even in the summer. The dune pool with water slide, the summer toboggan run, and the forest and rope gardens offer fun and recreation for the entire family. Trailers can be conveniently rented on the camping area, which has 330 parking spaces - of which 30 are for mobile homes.
Go-karts in Wackersdorf
Germany's largest go-kart track with an indoor & outdoor track, a modern selectively-built racetrack, which seeks to provide pleasure in all areas.
Monday - Friday
open at 11:00 AM
Saturday - Sunday
open at 9:00 AM