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Private half day trip to the Wachau Valley

Witness the most stunning section of the Danube Valley on this half day tour private tour of the Wachau Valley.

The Wachau is stepped in history and culture, and offer stunning countryside and is arguably Austria's best wine and Schnapps region.

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Highlights and Themes

  • Half day trip in luxury Mercedes vehicle
  • Enjoy a 1 hour scenic boat cruise along majestic river Danube.
  • Free time to explore Dürnstein at your own pace
  • Photo stop at Melk Abbey

When

Operates daily, year round

Duration

Approximately 4,5 hours

Departure Time

9:30am & 3:00pm

Tour Price

€499 for up to 7 people
+ €15 per person for Danube boat cruise

2015 Online Booking

online booking

Full Tour Description

Witness the most stunning section of the Danube Valley on this half day tour private tour of the Wachau Valley.

The Wachau is stepped in history and culture, and offer stunning countryside and is arguably Austria`s best wine and Schnapps region. After a short drive from Vienna you will arrive in the town of Melk to take a quick photo of the, famous Benedictine Monastery (Stift Melk).followed by a scenic boat cruise along the river Danube, passing by many beautiful villages. Your guide will share many interesting stories about the region as you pass fruit orchards, vineyards, fortresses and many tiny villages. On board you will also have time to sample local wine, or feast on local cuisine.

After arrival in Spitz, you'll then drive through small villages before arriving at the UNESCO town of Dürnstein. Dürnstein is arguably the most scenic town in the Wachau and offer impressive views of the Danube and surrounding vineyards. You'll have free time to explore the ruined castle where Richard was imprisoned in 1192, shop and wander the village at your own pace.

Included

  • Hotel pickup and drop off
  • Transport by luxury Mercedes vehicle
  • Accompaniment by expert driver
  • One hour Danube boat cruise

Not Included

  • Gratuities for your driver and guide
  • Food and drinks

Additional info

  • Tour operates in all weather conditions and rain ponchos are provided.

Language Options

Our Private Tours are available in English, German, Spanish, French, Portuguese and Italian.

Upon request we'll happily arrange your tour in Russian, Chinese, Japanese, Arabic and Hebrew (at a surcharge).

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