Congress Excursions

 

Download the excursion programme here.

 

Tue, 15 Sept     Raetischer Limes I / Raetian Limes I

We offer five different tours starting in Ingolstadt on Tuesday morning and we will join together at Ruffenhoffen for a traditional german lunch (Frühschoppen) and the afternoon activities.

 

Tour 1

  • Dambach, topological overview and amphitheatre
  • Hesselberg
  • Ruffenhofen, LIMESEUM
  • Weißenburg, historic towncentre, auxiliary fort and bathhouse

Tour 2

  • Oberhochstatt, auxiliary fort and Jurassic outcrop
  • Theilenhofen, bathhouse and topological overview
  • Ruffenhofen, LIMESEUM
  • Weißenburg, historic towncentre, auxiliary fort and bathhouse

Tour 3

  • Burgsalach, burgus
  • Oberhochstatt, auxiliary fort and Jurassic outcrop
  • Ruffenhofen, LIMESEUM
  • Weißenburg, historic towncentre, auxiliary fort and bathhouse

Tour 4

  • Moderate hiking tour from Schlossbruck to Altmühlfurt
  • Ruffenhofen, LIMESEUM
  • Weißenburg, historic towncentre, auxiliary fort and bathhouse

Tour 5 (note: This tour is skipping Ruffenhhofen)

  • Ambitious hiking tour from small fortlet Biebig to Erkertshofen
  • Weißenburg, historic towncentre, auxiliary fort and bathhouse

 

Thu, 17 Sept     Raetischer Limes u. Donaulimes / Raetian and Danube Limes

  • Eining, auxiliary fort
  • Weltenburg, monastery
  • Boattrip on the Danube
  • Regensburg, guided city tour, including porta praetoria, the original remains of the fortress wall and St. Peter´s cathedral

 

Fri, 18 Sept (afternoon)   

 Option 1

Option 2

  • Anniversary Exibition "Edge of Empire – Between Limes an Danube" in the Stadtmuseum Ingolstadt

Option 3 

  • Historical Medicine Museum
    (limited access; registration only at the Check-In in the conference office)

 

Sat, 19 Sept     Raetischer Limes II / Raetian Limes II

We offer two different tours and we will join together in Manching in the afternoon.

Tour 1

  • Pfünz, auxiliary fort
    (extended walk)
  • Zandt, archaeological watchtower site
  • Manching, archaeological site Oberstimm and celtic oppidum and museum

Tour 2

  • Hienheim, reconstructed watchtower, end of the Raetian Limes
    (moderate hike)
  • Pförring, topography of the auxiliary fort, visualisation of the gate
  • Manching, archaeological site Oberstimm and Celtic oppidum and museum

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