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Welcome to the Danube region known as Römerland Carnuntum - Marchfeld

The Römerland Carnuntum - Marchfeld region located between Vienna and Bratislava has so many different little worlds to explore. You can immerse yourself in the world of the Ancient Romans at Carnuntum Archeological Park or enter the world of the baroque era at the lovely Marchfeld country estates. Or you can explore the fascinating world of the Danube wetlands (Nationalpark Donau-Auen). Culinary delights are a magnet for gourmets. The tables of this region are richly laid – with wine from the Carnuntum wine region, asparagus from the Marchfeld, fish from the Danube. A number of delightful addresses await you – from cozy country inns to fine award-winning restaurants.

Fortresses & Castles

During the baroque era, Vienna society discovered the vast expanses of the Marchfeld and gently rolling hills of the Leithagebirge as relaxing refuges and profitable hunting grounds. Families who took pride in themselves built a country estate there.

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Museums & Exhibitions

On a visit to Carnuntum, the Ancient Roman period comes back to life. Carnuntum, the imperial city, is born again. For the first time anywhere in the world, a part of an Ancient Roman city was reconstructed at the open-air museum in Petronell. Baroque splendor and zest for life are in the air at Schloss Hof ...

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Your First Visit to the Danube

Outings & Activities Römerland Carnuntum-Marchfeld

The Danube Bike Path

The Danube Bike Path is one of the most scenic cycling routes in Europe. It extends for about 1,200 km from Donaueschingen in Germany to the Hungarian capital of Budapest.

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Eating & Drinking Römerland Carnuntum-Marchfeld

Crunchy Asparagus

The Marchfeld’s more than 2,200 hours of sunshine a year and slightly sandy soils are what give excellent white and green Marchfeld asparagus its incomparable flavor. It too is a protected brand in the EU.

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Happenings & Events Römerland Carnuntum-Marchfeld

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  • Carnuntum Experience

    Enjoy the series of events Carnuntum Experience 365 days long! As you can taste wonderful wines and experience exciting adventures in the winegrowing region Carnuntum during the whole year the Carnuntum Experience has now been extended. To a year full of enjoyment!

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    Weinkost im Weingut Franz & Christine Netzl, Göttlesbrunn, Römerland Carnuntum

    Weinherbst

    In Lower Austria, wine has its own season, Weinherbst, the province’s celebration of wine and autumn. From mid-August to the end of November everything revolves around wine enjoyment in connection with age-old traditions, culinary delights and scenic landscape.

    Mittelalterstadtführung Hainburg, Römerland Carnuntum

    Hainburg/Donau

    Have medieval mercenaries or noble lords and ladies guide you to the prettiest spots in Hainburg, a 750 year old town with medieval character. Unique structures such as town gates, towers, walls and charnel house await you. Let the Middle Ages come alive again as you listen to your guides tell great tales and true accounts of the eventful history of Hainburg.

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    Weihnachtsflair im Arkadenhof, Schloss Hof, Marchfeld

    Advent

    Advent in the Danube region of Lower Austria promises to bring hours of quiet contemplation and moments of enchantment. The towns and villages along the Danube invite visitors every year to magical Advent markets or on romantic winter cruises. The Danube region has a broad lineup of events ranging from the traditional Christmas market at Aggstein ruins and the traditional Advent markets at Grafenegg to Christmas magic at Göttweig Abbey and the Advent village at Schloss Hof plus an array of small and tranquil Advent markets.

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