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For small captains - DoRIS Game

Take on the role of a Danube Captain! Whoever unloads the most pieces of cargo at the port of destination wins!

For bigger captains - AHOY CAPTAIN

Fuel consumption, travel time, correct loading - all of these must be successfully mastered in "Ahoy Captain":   

Clever Danube trip – PlayDanube

Travelling with a canoe, you encounter obstacles and questions about the Danube’s habitat. This game was developed as part of Generation Blue: 

For Adventurers – Danube Adventure

Chose an avatar and take part in your adventure along the digital Danube. Demonstrate your ability by answering quizzes and passing skills tests. This game was developed by ICPDR. You will find the game on

Teaching materials

Teaching materials for use in transport and logistics training can be found at Learning modules and case studies for inland navigation have been developed in the Framework of the PROMINENT project.

The following materials are primarily for use in elementary and general schools:

Children’s Danube map

The kids Danube map contains games, experiments and facts. It can be downloaded here. We are happy to send you copies for your class (available in German language only). Please send an email to: margareta.hauser[at] 

Brochure - Danube goes to school

Through how many countries does the Danube flow through? How does flood protection work? What animals live in the Danube’s meadows? This brochure provides a good start to a school project on the Danube. We will send you copies for your class. We are happy to send you copies for your class (available in German language only). Please send an email to: margareta.hauser[at]

Teaching box for primary schools

A wide range of teaching materials on the topics of water and navigation is offered free of charge by the German Waterways and Shipping Administration:



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18. 07. 2017