Discover our tips for the most beautiful places near Vienna. If you´d like to discover and explore new places and make some new memories do not worry. We have prepared a list of the best day trips from Vienna, which are easily accessible either by bus, train or a car.
🍀Dürnstein Village & Castle🍀
For those who like history and architecture, there is a beautiful Abbey rebuilt in baroque style in the early 18th century. The ruins of the medieval castle, plenty of boat rides and delicious wine are definitely things that are worth seeing.
🍀Lunz am See🍀
An idyllic little village in the middle of the mountains adjacent to Lunzer Lake. You can explore the shores of the lake, have a dip in the water, go and have a look at the museum in the village or spend some time on the promenade eating delicious Austrian food….
🍀Spitz an der Donau Day Trip🍀
A beautiful and idyllic town in the wine-growing area. That is Spitz an der Donau. It is a perfect place for you to visit if you like spending time in nature, tasting some wine and exploring the vineyards and streets of this little town on the shore of Danube.
Aggstein castle been built on the hill near the shore of Danube and is known to be home to the Pirates who have plundered the waters of Danube in the past. The castle has its own tavern and café where you can take a little break from exploring.
Myra Waterfalls are one of the most beautiful natural wonders of Austria. The hiking trail which leads to the waterfall is very easy so even children can come and visit with you. Along the trail, you´ll be able to see numerous cascades and smaller waterfalls.
🍀Podersdorf Day Trip🍀
If you´d like to get out of Vienna and enjoy some time sunbathing and lounging on the beach of the lake you will definitely like this idea. Sun, beach, restaurants, red and white lighthouse and a good atmosphere. What more could you dream about?
🍀Laxenburg Castle Park🍀
The castle park is considered to be Austria’s largest landscaped gardens. A large variety of leisure activities are available on site. You can either have a look at the multitude of monuments and picturesque garden areas, take a boat ride on the lake or you can discover the majestic landmark of the park called “Little Treasure House of Austria”.
🍀Krems Day Trip🍀
Krems an der Donau. A beautiful city is known for its Danube Festival, wine, culture and of course – apricots. Hiking trails in nature, a remarkable art scene and, of course, a number of pleasant wine taverns offering the best vintages not only from Austria.
🍀Roman City of Carnuntum🍀
The whole archaeological park extends in the area of approx. 10 square kilometers and holds the remnants of the city as well as the legionary headquarters. You´ll be able to visit reconstructed buildings of Roman legionaries, merchants as well as ordinary people. And if you´re interested you can check out the famous Roman bathhouse as well 😀
🍀Nature Reserve Hohe Wande🍀
Nature reserve Hohe Wande is situated not far away from Vienna and is a perfect place to take your kids and spend some time outside. Numerous hiking trails, beautiful view and one of a kind viewing tower “Skywalk”.
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