Baroque Cities & Monarchs of the Danube


• Be enchanted by the picturesque landscapes of Austria and the fascination of the Habsburg dynasty

• Beautiful abbeys Melk and Göttweig with splendid views

• Discover charming baroque cities along the Danube



 Day 1/ Passau - Engelhartszell - Eferding - Wilhering - Linz

Departure from Passau through Nibelungen Street that takes you through the natural heart

of one of the longest valleys of the Danube. Halfway you will see the legendary natural wonder of the Schlögener Donauschlinge, where the Danube makes a 180 ° turn. The journey continues through Eferding Becken and then through the short and forested Engtal

known as “the Linz Gate” until reaching Linz, a city full of baroque and natural wonders.


Day 2/ Linz - Mauthausen - Grein

The day begins with a visit from Linz. In this city you can find many unexpected aspects of the Habsburg dynasty. The trip continues to one of the most beautiful baroque monasteries in Austria, the monastery of San Florian, if you wish, you can make a visit inside (not included). Then travel to Mauthausen and then continue your journey through the fertile alluvial plain of the Machland region to the golden city of Grein.


Day 3/ Grein - Melk - Krems

City tour. This medieval city is one of the most idyllic cities on the Danube. After the visit,

continue the trip to the monumental palace of the monastery of Melk Abbey, a baroque jewel of world fame! Continuation of the trip through the Wachau valley, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, well known for its lush vineyards, fortified churches and legendary castles, until you reach the beautiful medieval city of Krems. Visit of the city.


Day 4 Krems – Abbey Göttweig - Klosterneuburg - Vienna

Travel to the medieval city of Krems up to the imposing Göttweig Abbey, from here the great view of the Danube Valley is as impressive as the unusual architectural details of this abbey. Then continue your journey through a landscape of lush forests and a mosaic of fertile fields until you reach the magnificent Klosterneuburg monastery, which was the Habsburger residence. Finally the trip continues to the metropolis of the Danube, Vienna.


Day 5/ Vienna

In the morning, city tour. Vienna is the cultural meeting point on the traces of the Habsburgs and the baroque fascination of the Danube. No wonder, since Vienna was the imperial residence of the Habsburg House for centuries. During the visit of the city, you will admire the Opera, the Hofburg Palace, the Parliament, the Town Hall and visit the Schönbrunn Palace, the former summer residence of the Habsburgs. Spend your free afternoon at your leisure.


Day 6/ Vienna

At the agreed time, transfer to the airport.


Our Tipp !!

Enjoy a dinner and concert at Vienna Kursalon. Listen to the most beautiful operettas

and piano concerts. Prices on request.




Costs and Date

Season: Jan 01, 2021 – Mar 31, 2022

Departure dates: daily

Prices subject to availability. Min. 2 persons 

Single travelers on request!




No. of participants

Private Tour

(with guide)


(without guide)




















Single Suppl.:






Group price from 15+ persons on request



This program includes

Private tour: 

• Accommodation in the hotel category of choice

• Daily breakfast & city tax

• Transportation by car or minivan during the entire tour

• English speaking driver-guide during the entire tour

• Visits and excursions as mentioned

• Admission the Abbey in Melk, Abbey in Göttweig (Mar - Nov), Monastery

        Klosterneuburg and to the Schönbrunn Palace.



• Accommodation in the hotel category of choice

• Daily breakfast 

• Economy-category rental car

• Unlimited mileages, A/C

• Mandatory insurances (please ask for details)


Not included (Self-Drive):

• Personal expenses, gasoline, parking fees, speeding fines, winter tires, GPS etc.


Please note

Credit card required (Self-Drive). Cars with automatic shift upon request. A protective

mask is required. It will be mandatory to provide your personal data for some places of interest.



Costs not included

  • Tipps 
  • everything that is not listed in the program