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Private Wachau Valley Bike and Danube Boat Cruise Day Trip

This private bike tour of the Wachau Valley is the ideal choice for those looking to combine, amazing scenery with a more active tour experience.

After meeting your guide in Vienna at your hotel, you`ll take a short journey through the Austrian countryside to the town of Melk. In Melk, you'll pick up your touring bikes, and stop for a photo of the impressive Benedictine monastery “Melk Abbey”.

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Highlights and Themes

  • Fully day trip from Melk to Krems
  • One hour Danube River Cruise
  • Free time to explore Dürnstein at your own pace
  • Lunch at a traditional wine tavern
  • Get off the beaten track
  • Optional wine tasting
  • Sample local specialties such as Schnapps, liquor, jam and chutney.
  • Fantastic lunch options based on your preference and budget

Itinerary

  • One hour journey from Vienna to Melk by train or private Vehicle
  • Photo stop of the famous Melk Abbey
  • One hour boat ride from Melk to Spitz
  • Pick up bikes in Spitz
  • Photo stop in Spitz
  • Bike from Spitz to Weissenkirchen
  • Lunch in Weissenkirchen
  • Bike from Weissenkirchen to Dürnstein
  • Free time and optional wine tasting in Dürnstein
  • Bike from Dürnstein to Krems
  • One hour train or private vehicle journey from Krems to Vienna
  • Bike from Dürnstein to Krems (15km)

When

Operates daily, year round

Duration

Approximately 4,5 hours

Departure Time

8:30am

Tour Price

€299 for up to 18 people
+ €49 per person

2015 Online Booking

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Full Tour Description

This private bike tour of the Wachau Valley is the ideal choice for those looking to combine, amazing scenery with a more active tour experience.

After meeting your guide in Vienna at your hotel, you`ll take a short journey through the Austrian countryside to the town of Melk. In Melk, you'll pick up your touring bikes, and stop for a photo of the impressive Benedictine monastery “Melk Abbey”.

Cycle along the bank of the River Danube on well surfaced bike paths, passing by baroque palaces, monasteries, castle ruins, fruit orchards and vineyards. You'll have the chance to stop along the way to taste wine, take photos, or just take in the stunning wine country scenery.

You guide will offer many interesting stories and anecdotes about the area and show you the best trails, photo stops, wineries and of course find the perfect lunch stop to dine on local cuisine. Visit the towns of Spitz, Weissenkirchen, St. Michael, Joching, Dürnstein and Loiben on this private Wachau Valley day trip from Vienna.

Included

  • Hotel pickup and drop off
  • Transport by train
  • Accompaniment by expert guide
  • One hour Danube boat cruise
  • Bikes and all equipment

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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