ruins Aggstein
Rust on Lake Neusiedl
A bite to eat at a wine tavern

Surrounding area

There is a lot discover in the surrounding area of Vienna. Our holiday flat is a perfect initial point from where to start your trips to interesting sights and destinations.

Places of interest in the urban hinterland

Enjoy the apricot blooming season by taking a boat trip on the Danube River or go for a bicycle ride along “Treppelweg” into the cultural landscape of Wachau. In Melk you can visit a baroque abbey of the Benedictine and in Dürnstein you encounter the ancient castle ruin where the famous King Richard I the Lionheart was imprisoned. Another very interesting town is Krems. Take a walk through the very impressive and historic Old town and visit the well known museums of Krems.

Natural sights and recreational areas

An estimated one hour car ride away there is the very popular lake “Neusiedlersee” where you can go sailing or bathing. In the same area you find very picturesque wine villages like Rust, Weiden or Mörbisch where Open Air events take place in the summertime. On your way you will be coming through a great nature protection area with all of its natural beauty and fascinating wildlife.

Destinations and history

Klosterneuburg is located on the other side of mountain “Kahlenberg” and owns a great baroque monastery. Art and wine lovers will find
At Meyerling, you can learn a lot about the history of the Habsburg monarchy. This is also the place where crown prince Rudolf von Österreich-Ungarn committed suicide.

In the south of Vienna, Baden is located – a spa town which is well known for its wellness clinics and thermal springs.

The Mountain area Semmering is another destination especially for people who are interested in hiking and skiing and can be reached by train within an hour. The ski and hiking region is located over 2000 m above sea level.

A jaunt to Slovakia

Even Bratislava, the capital of Slovakia, can be reached by train in just about an hour and is therefore another attractive day trip destination.

All sights and destinations are accessible with public transport.

Wintersport am Semmering
Mit dem Schiff nach Bratislava
Ausflug an den Neusiedlersee