Private Wachau Valley and Wine Tour

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Tour Number

Activity Level

82619


Categories

Day Trip / Out of Town, First Time Visitor, Food and Wine, Museums / Culture

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: Yes.

Maximum travelers: 6

Language(s)

explanation

Bulgarian (fluent), English (fluent), German (fluent), Italian (advanced)

Wachau Valley, visit to Stift Melk and wine tasting


It will be a trip along the lovely scenery on the river Danube between Melk and Krems by sedan or minivan with a private driver and a private guide. The area is one hour and a half driving away from Vienna. Expect to see a beautiful and cultivated landscape of castles, vineyards on terraces and orchards.
The visit to the museum of the Melk Abbey (Stift Melk) is one of the highlights of the tour. You will be amazed by the dimensions of the splendid building complex of the Abbey and its unique and rich baroque decoration.
The Wachau Valley is inscribed as "Wachau Cultural Landscape" in the UNESCO List of World Heritage Sites.
Follows wine tasting in vinotheks or/and in wine producer's tavern.

Itinerary

- Stift Melk, one of the most significant baroque buildings in Austria with its splendidly decorated church and its particularly noteworthy library. Visit to the museum of the Abbey.
- Duernstein, a stroll through the village. It will be possible to taste the local products.
- wine tasting at a wine producer and/or a vinothek in the region.

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: At your hotel or any other place upon agreement.

End location: At your hotel or any other place upon agreement.

Duration: 8 hours

Transportation

The hired car is a comfortable mini van with capacity for 6 persons.

What’s Included

Hired car with a driver and private tour guide services for 8 hours.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

50 EUR - per person. Entrance fees in Melk - 13 EUR/person. Expenses for wine tasting - between 6 EUR and 25 EUR/person. Any other personal expenses should credit cards not be accepted at some stores.

What’s Extra

Entrance fees in Melk - 13 EUR/person. Expenses for wine tasting - 6-25 EUR/ person and lunch 15-25 EUR/ person. Any other personal expenses.

Restrictions

I do not have a commercial driver's license, but I can arrange a car with a driver.

A Recent Review of this tour

Very knowledgeable, friendly and adaptive guide ! We liked the tour as such as well, with the splendour of the Melk Abbey and the out-of-Vienna town scenic Wachau valley, and the wine tasting. Overall a very good tour, by private van and leasurely on foot, with an excellent and recommendable guide ! Thumbs up !
Jan L.

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