Vienna to Spitz, Wachau Valley 3-Hour Private Hiking Tour

Cultural & Theme Tours in Spitz

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Enjoy a half-day trip with a 3 hour hike for beginners and families in Austria's famous Wachau Valley, listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site in recognition of its architectural and agricultural history. This is an easy route but it is still a hike with a difference in height of 200 meters!
ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Wien Hauptbahnhof Sud, ViennaMeeting point and transfer.Duration: 1 hour 30 minutesStop At: Wachau Valley, Joching, Lower AustriaHere we offer a mostly comfortable circular walk in the Wachau, three short ascents lead us to the viewing points. With the well-known village of Spitz as the starting point, the path leads us through terraced landscapes with grape vines and fruit trees to the legendary "Red Gate", where we will have a magnificent view of Spitz, the Thousand-Year Mountain, the Danube and the ruin Hinterhaus. We will visit all these places afterwards. The highlight of the tour is the ruin Hinterhaus, an adventurous castle from the 13th century.This is an easy route but it is still a hike with a difference in height of 200 meters!Hiking time: 3 hours | Difference in height: 200 metersDuration: 4 hoursStop At: Wien Hauptbahnhof Sud, ViennaTransfer back to original departure point.Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

What’s included

  • Round-trip shared transfer
  • Pickup and drop-off from designated meeting point
  • Small-group tour walking tour
  • Local guide
  • Entry/Admission - Wachau Valley

What’s not included

  • Food and drinks
  • If available, additional transportation systems such as gondolas
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off


  • Enjoy a day away from the hustle and bustle of the city
  • Family friendly
  • Pickup from a centrally located meeting point
  • Private guide for a more personalized experience