Discover the “Ferienland Donau-Ries” and enjoy the unique nature and culture. The “Ries”, which was caused 14.5 million years ago by the impact of a meteorite, is one of the most important German Geoparks. Furthermore, the “Ferienland Donau-Ries” is shaped by the rivers Danube and Lech, while the Swabian and Franconian Alb is naturally characterized by the river Wörnitz. Whether by foot, by bike or car, besides good signage, you will find everything you expect from an attractive holiday location. Exciting geology, cities full of history, magnificent castles, monasteries and churches, cultural diversity, culinary pleasures and last but not least, nice people that will gladly welcome you.