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Address: Domane Wachau, Austria
Phone Number: 5184237170
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Small-Group Wachau Bike Tour with Wine Tasting from Vienna
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Private Tour: Wachau Valley Tour, Melk Abbey Visit and Wine Tastings from Vienna
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Private Sightseeing Transfer from Vienna to Cesky Krumlov via Durnstein - Melk...

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A lovely drive along the river

It is a great drive along these little villages by the side of the river. There are lots of things to see along the way and it is a nice alternative to Vienna when you have had... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
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Hinterbruhl, Austria
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Hinterbruhl, Austria
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

It is a great drive along these little villages by the side of the river. There are lots of things to see along the way and it is a nice alternative to Vienna when you have had enough of city culture. Scenery is spectacular and the vineyards and apricot trees are lovely. Must be amazing when they are in blossom.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We took the Brandner sightseeing cruise from Melk to Krems on a Tuesday. As it was a weekday there were only two cruises from Melk to Krems. Hence, we could only made one stop along the way.We chose Spitz which was situated midway. At Melk , we visited the town and the Benedictine abbey. The cruise from Melk to Spitz... More 

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked a combi-ticket through OBB (Austrian rail service), which included outwards train ticket to Melk, entrance to the abbey, a river cruise to Krems, and the train back to Vienna. The river cruise down the Danube was fantastic - it was a beautiful summer day with the sun out and the scenery travelling along was stunning. There's lovely sloping... More 

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Palm Desert, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were blessed with perfect weather, interesting fellow tourists, and a knowledgable and fun guide for our day in this valley of breathtaking beauty and interesting wines new to our palates. The pace of travel and activities is well designed and executed, very true to the description, with a few delightful surprises along the way. Dimostenis Kontovounisios (Dimos to us)... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It was a wonderful place to visit, it was like heaven. The small village near to church was charm and relaxing. But the main problem with tour was it's short stay in valley only for 2 hours and we didn't time to go around.

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Rosmalen, Noord-Brabant, Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

The Wachau is beautifill to visit, see and drive through. There are also numerous good restaurants and great wine estates.

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Seattle, WA USA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2016 via mobile

Only things to add: 1. Make sure to drive both sides of the Danube from Krems to Melk and back. 2. Few to no wineries open Sat-Sun. Go on weekdays. 3. Go see Aggstein castle up a 3km drive - spectacular place with breathtaking views.

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Chicago, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2016

Wachau Valley Wine Tasting country was gorgeous! The countryside felt like movie land...Surreal! The vineyards were everywhere and they were terraced up the hills all around. It had wisps of fog and clouds when we were there--unbelievably beautiful. Vineyard workers all do the work on the vineyards by hand--huge, straight up the side climbs. When you see it, you can't... More 

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Nitra, Slovakia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2016

Beautiful valley, fantastic scenery, good bicycle route, nice white wines, tons of apricots. Great weekend getaway! Make sure to find a fish restaurant

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2016 via mobile

Lucky enough to have visited on a river boat and have a full day at Weibenkirchen. Great tour around the village, wine tasting and checking out the sites. Heaps of cyclists though. Watch out. Lucky to see the little train too

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