Neuhaus am Inn Castle in Schärding in Upper Austria and a flower bed on a boat © wurliburli | Pixabay

The baroque town on the Inn

Experience the historic town of Schärding

The old town center enchants visitors with its carefully preserved baroque townhouses, which create a unique atmosphere. A stroll through the winding alleyways is like traveling back in time, where the facades of the houses vividly tell of bygone eras.

Schärding's town square is a living chapter in this historical narrative, characterized by magnificent buildings and elegant arcades. This place steeped in history provides insights into a rich past in which trade, culture and community life merged in a unique way.

Traveling from Kaiserhof Ried to Schärding is quick and easy: the town can be reached by car in around 35 minutes via the A8 motorway. Travelers by train can reach Schärding every hour and without a stopover in just 45 minutes.

Museums and galleries:

  • City Museum
  • Granite Museum
  • Castle Gallery
  • Old Art Gallery Reich

Places of interest:

  • St Christopher's Fountain
  • Silberzeile
  • Linz Gate
  • Parish church

River Inn cruise

From Tuesday to Sunday, several round trips are offered via Passau and Wernstein. Enjoy the breathtaking scenery along the Inn and the fascinating sights in the surrounding area, including magnificent castles and monasteries. For groups of 25 people or more, there are exclusive special boat trips on board the Kanonenbräu - the first brewery ship in Europe. The fleet includes two unique ships, the brewery ship and the panorama ship, both perfectly equipped to make your excursion unforgettable.

Fare for a 2-hour boat trip for adults € 18.00 and for children from 6 to 14 € 9.00.

Celtic Golf Course

Experience pure golfing pleasure at the Celtic Golf Course Schärding, just 10 minutes from Schärding! Play on the 18-hole Champions Course from Monday to Friday for € 80. A 9-hole course is also available for €45. The driving range and the 6-hole Academy Course are available for €25 - perfect for beginners who want to improve their skills.

After a sporting round, the Maader Hof Restaurant invites you to savor the culinary delights and reflect on your golfing experience. As an environmentally conscious golfer, you can also use the SMATRICS e-charging station to charge your electric vehicle.

Experience the Celtic Golf Course Schärding as the place where golf and culinary delights come together in harmony!

Guided tours through the center of Schärding

The various city tours at a glance:

  • Guided city tour through the historic center of Schärding
  • Medieval tour
  • Guided tour of curiosities

Discover Schärding in an unforgettable way and let our expert guides lead you through the history and beauty of this town.

Baumgartner Brewery guided tour

Immerse yourself in the fascinating world of beer brewing and experience a fusion of tradition and modern brewing art on an exclusive tour of the Baumgartner brewery. The brewery, one of the most modern in Austria, opens its doors for an interactive journey through the brewing process.

The highlight of the visit awaits you in the inviting beer apothecary, where a tasting of the hand-brewed beers awaits you. Let yourself be surprised by the different flavors and nuances.

Please note that there are no brewery tours on Sundays and public holidays.

Schärding is home to companies such as Oberösterreichische Gesundheitsholding GmbH and HYPO Oberösterreich.

Book online today or send a no-obligation inquiry to the Hotel Der Kaiserhof Ried!