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Spend a day cycling and wine tasting your way through one of Austria’s most beautiful winemaking regions: the UNESCO World Heritage-listed Wachau Valley. After a train ride from Vienna to Krems, hop on a bike and follow your guide through the picturesque landscapes and villages of the Wachau Valley, stopping at several wineries to sample local wine. Enjoy free time in the medieval town of Dürnstein. Hike up to Kuenringer Castle ruins or ask your guide to arrange lunch for you at a local tavern. After lunch break you go on a relaxing bike ride to the last winery. Finish with a short Danube River ferry ride before returning to Vienna by train.
ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Wachau Cultural Landscape, Krems an der Donau, Lower AustriaArrival to Krems by train. Grab your bikes and go on a ride to beautiful Wachau valley.Duration: 10 minutesPass By: Stein/DanubeUNESCO world heritage site. Pass by buildings dating back to medieval times.Pass By: Wachau Valley, Joching, Lower Austria Cycle through quaint villages, along vineyards, apricot orchards and the river Danube.Stop At: Burgruine Duernstein, Durnstein, Lower AustriaArrive to Dürnstein, enjoy the first wine tasting here. Lunch break. Spare time to have lunch (at own expense) or hike up to the ruins of Kuenringer Castle.Duration: 1 hourStop At: Winery Denk Walter and GabrieleVisit a traditional local wine tavern for the second wine tasting. Take a picture - the view over Weißenkirchen and the river Danube is breathtaking. Duration: 40 minutesPass By: DonaustrandCross over the Danube with the special environment friendly ferry.Pass By: Wachauer Nase, Rossatz, Lower AustriaHop on your bike and continue with the bike tour.Pass By: Aussichtspunkt auf Stift DürnsteinTake out your camera - another great photo opp! Enjoy the outstanding view.Pass By: Wachau Cultural Landscape, Krems an der Donau, Lower AustriaDrop off your bike and hop on the train back to Vienna.
- Professional guide ( English langauge)
- Use of bike, helmet and rain poncho
- Round-trip train ride from Vienna to the Wachau Valley
- Ferry ride across the Danube
- Wine samples
What's not included
- Lunch and small soft drink(approx. 11 euros)
- Hotel pickup and drop-off
- Informative, friendly and professional guide
- All necessary equipment included
- Enjoy a day away from the hustle and bustle of the city
- Small group ensures personal service
- Snacks and Beverages included