Kalenderberg hike


Social Hike: Kalenderberg. Be inspired like Beethoven, who roamed these hills in 1814. After gathering at Vienna Main Station (Wien Hauptbahnhof) we’ll catch a 20-minute train to Mödling, a quaint town just outside Vienna. A short walk will lead us straight through the town up to the thick-walled St. Othmar Church. There, we start our proper ~2 hours hike up and around the picturesque Kalenderberg with its token Castle Liechtenstein, which starred in Stephen Herek’s “The Three Musketeers”. Expect a lush pine forest, magnificent views and impressive medieval architecture. Underway, we’ll have fun with social games, discussion prompts and local trivia.


St. Othmar parish church (15th century)
Roman-style Amphitheatre
Castle Liechtenstein (12th century)
Pepper tin chapel ruins (Pfefferbüchsel)
Black Tower
City stroll

After the hike we’ll take a leisurely stroll through Mödling’s medieval city center before hopping back on the train to Vienna Main Station (Wien Hauptbahnhof).

Your host is an outward-thinking local who lived in three cultures on two continents. Fluent in 7½ languages, he visited more than 40 countries from Nicaragua to North Korea and loves sharing off-beat travel stories. Ask him anything!

Total time: ~3½ hours
Language: English
Wear: Firm shoes, rain gear depending on weather

Value and booking
Price includes train tickets, beverage and friendly host. Discounts available for train pass holders (ÖBB-Klimaticket/Interrail), Ukrainian nationals or groups. In case of severely bad weather, this event will be cancelled and refunded.

BUY TICKETS Kalenderberg hike

Date: Sunday, March 19, 2023
Starts: 14:15-17:45
Max. participants: 14
Meeting point: Vienna Main Station, details after booking
Early birds till March 12 – EUR 19.00
Regular price – EUR 29.00
Last minute (from 24h before event) – EUR 40.00
Contact: ixpatcom@yahoo.com

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