Enjoy a private day tour of Melk, Hallstatt and Salzburg from Vienna and get to know Lower Austria.
What to Expect
You will be taken on a private ride to the West of Austria to the famous lake district. With a first stop at a Benedictine abbey above the town of Melk, Lower Austria, which is on a rocky outcrop overlooking the Danube river, adjoining the Wachau valley.The abbey contains the tomb of Saint Coloman of Stockerau and the remains of several members of the House of Babenberg, Austria's first ruling dynasty. Your driver will take you to the top of Abbey where you will have a great view of the town Melk, nearby gardens and the famous abbey.
You will then continue further into the Lake district and drive through beautiful towns like Bad Ischl and take a stop in the picturesque village of Hallstatt which is known for its production of salt, dating back to prehistoric times, and gave its name to the Hallstatt culture, a culture often linked to Celtic, Proto-Celtic, and pre-Illyrian peoples in Early Iron Age Europe, c.800–450 BC.
After this visit you will continue to the town of music through other lake towns and visit the, birthplace of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Salzburg, where you will get the opportunity to see the Fortress, Getreidegasse, Mozarts Birthplace and famous shopping streets, after a memorable day we will take the motorway back to Vienna/or you can stay in Salzburg.
The following options are available:
Driver Only Tour for 1-4people: this is for a maximum of 4people. One driver will take you to places, show you where to go and wait for you at a designated point. This tour is done in a sedan type of car, if you are a group of 4 people you might have limited space.
Driver Only Tour for 5-8people: This tour is the same as above, however the vehicle will be a minivan. Groups of 4 or less can also book onto this tour if they would prefer more space.
Fully Guided Tour for 1-4people: the driver/guide will take to all the places, show you around, tell you the history etc, this tour is done in a sedan style car only.
- Private driver/guide (if option selected)
- Hotel pickup and drop-off
- Transport by private vehicle
What's Not Included
- Entrance fees
- Food and drinks