Located at the edge of the southern Bavarian Forest, where the Vils and Wolfach join the Danube, Vilshofen can look back on a history of more than 1200 years. Experience the towns eventful history by walking through the lovely restored alleys and the old town, past numerous monuments and the imposing building of Schweiklberg Benedictine Abbey with its two Art Nouveau towers. In the fall months, Octoberfest is in full force with festive music, parades, and of course, beer!