🇩🇪 Landshut is a town in Bavaria in the south-east of Germany. Situated on the banks of the River Isar, Landshut is the capital of Lower Bavaria, one of the seven administrative regions of the Free State of Bavaria. It is also the seat of the surrounding district. Landshut is the largest city in Lower Bavaria and Eastern Bavaria's second biggest city.
Owing to its characteristic coat of arms, the town is also often called "City of the three Helmets" (Dreihelmenstadt). Furthermore, the town is popularly known for the Landshuter Hochzeit (Landshut Wedding), a full-tilt medieval festival.
Due to its proximity and easy access to Munich and the Franz Josef Strauss International Airport, Landshut became a powerful and future-oriented investment area. The town is one of the richest industrialised towns in Bavaria and has East Bavaria's lowest unemployment rate.
Landshut has a population of over 73,065 people. Landshut also forms the centre of the wider Lower Bavaria region which has a population of over 1,247,063 people. Landshut is situated north-east of Munich.