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Unspoiled forest land that lies to the west and south of the city of Vienna.
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I took the public transport out and it was easy. There are so many trails and all wonderful. I went down the Beethoven trail myself . It has been well looked after but hardly like it was when he was there. Lots of tourists but...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing time spent here, the place is so exotic, the description about it here in TripAdvisor is well Informing. Love it!

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 16 January 2019 via mobile

Very historic and extremely clean. The Austrians have crews of people cleaning and keeping the underbrush cleared away. Great drive or hike through the area, and a few places to eat the base and a super great place at the top with a wonderful view....More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 28 December 2018

Mayerling was very moving as now a church built over the actual hunting lodge.. The story of Rudolf and Maria's is on the walls and one of the four casket's of Maria's is on show.... On to a gothic yet baroque Monastery with stunning old...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank K C
Reviewed 31 October 2018

Our guide's knowledge of the history of Vienna was amazing. We visited a monastery and Mayerling (which includes a nunnery). We We also took a boat ride at the Seagrotte Hinterbruk, Europe's largest subterranean lake. It was a bit eerie and not for those who...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 3 October 2018

I did this tour with Panorama Tours on the Sunday, because little is open. It was fantastic. A 4 hour tour that drives you to the wonderful mountains.Takes you to the Seegrotter which is quite an experience and you get to see a very old...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 9 September 2018

A lovely area to drive through. Lots of places to stop on the way. We visited a Monastery and stopped for some lunch. A nice area to visit

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed 28 August 2018

I did not know about the Vienna woods before, so it came as a beautiful and exotic surprise when I visited. it is special because in the heart of the city you are amidst vineyards, Small local vineyards, where you get the most fantastic fresh...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank Modhura
Reviewed 26 August 2018

Found this History tour informative and interesting. Children disappointed though as they thought they were going for a 'ride' in a little train as depicted in the advertising, which was not the case. Staff helpful and kind.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 4 July 2018

I'm a mountain girl from Vancouver and I was a bit disappointed to realize that it was impractical to visit the mountains from Vienna, so I settled a nice walk in the woods. I'm not exactly sure where the woods start and ends, but it...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Dobling
Vienna’s poshest green leafy suburb is also its most
romantic hotspot. Walk up Grinzinger Strasse with its
many historic wine taverns. The tops of nearby
Nussberg and Reisenberg hills make for great strolls
through the vineyards, and the occasional discovery of
a hidden winery. Popular local weekend hangouts are
Neustift am Walde with even more great wine taverns,
and café restaurant Cobenzl, up on Cobenzl hill –
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Lisa A
13 January 2017|
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Response from PCBalachandran | Reviewed this property |
From the Vienna Opera house the tram leaves every 15 minutes from 0500 to 2200 hours to Baden Josefplatz in Bade bei wein in the Vienna woods. Journey time is an hour.
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AhmedK2462
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Response from globalta | Reviewed this property |
A day trip to Melk , allowing 2 hours to tour the opulent Melk Abbey. Enjoy the town, the river and local cafes.
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