Look forward to a wonderful holiday in one of the best known regions in the World. The extraordinary cultural landscape of the Wachau is a real treasure and has been nominated as World Heritage Site in 2000.
The trip guides you along the Spitzer Graben Panoramic Trail, along steep and beautiful vineyard terraces, to the peak of the Jauerling, the highest elevation along the entire course. Near to the top of the Jauerling, on the terrace of the „Hans-Pichler-Naturparkhaus“ you can enjoy a breathtaking view far across the Danube valley. The luggage will be transported from one host to the next. The hosts are providing lunch packages for the way, made of regional products.
Day 1 Arrival in Spitz an der Donau, where you will stay in a cozy ***familiy hotel.
Tip: Enjoy a Heurigen (wine tavern) in Spitz in the evening.
Spitzer Graben Panoramic Trail „From Wine to the Apricots“, from Spitz to Mühldorf
Leaving Spitz via the Tausendeimerberg and through the picturesque vineyards on the „Setzberg“. Now you can follow the labels of the „World Heritage Trail“ to „Niederranna“ and „Burg Oberranna“. After that, the trail leads along the Ötzbach back to „Mühldorf“.
Path length 13 km, 4 hours walking time, Overnight stay in ***hotel in Mühldorf
From Mühldorf via Jauerling and Naturparkhaus back to Spitz
Today the hiking tour starts in Mühldorf towards the peak of the Jauerling. The steeply rising trail guides you to the „Hans-Pichler-Naturparkhaus“ on the Jauerling, 915 metres above sea level. All around the observation point lie the woods and meadows of the Jauerling Wachau Nature Park. After a short break you can start the way back through an admirable landscape to the Ruine Hinterhaus, which is only a few minutes away from the host of the first night.
Path length 13,5. Km,5 hours walking time,
Package price per person up from € 174,-- in a double room
Package price per person up from € 189,-- in a single room
(the price depends on the available room category)
2x overnight stays/breakfast in selected hotels
2x hiking lunch package with regional products, prepared by the host
2x luggage transportation by the host (max 1 luggage per person)
Hiking file with map, directions and information about the world cultural heritage valley Wachau
Services not included and to be paid locally
local tax € 1,60 per person/night (up from15 years of age)
Organizer: Donau Niederösterreich Tourismus GmbH, A-3620 Spitz an der Donau, Schlossgasse 3, GISA-Zahl: 13094941
The general terms and conditions of Donau Niederösterreich Tourismus GmbH apply - These can be found under www.donau.com/impressum