Unlike orange juice wine connects Austrian travellers with typical places, people and things to enjoy. Knocking back a glass of Grüner Veltliner in a vineyard is only one of them. Learn more about 5 of the most rewarding wine experiences in Austria’s capital Vienna and surroundings.
Wine biking in the Danube Valley of Wachau
Almost since the Romans left their vines in Wachau Austria’s most famous Danube valley has attracted wine enthusiasts, and outdoor lovers. One of the most popular day trips from Vienna gets visitors to explore the lush landscape of vineyards, quaint villages, and hilltop abbeys and castles, using a stretch of the popular Danube Bike Path (Donauradweg). After a morning wine tasting at local cooperative Domäne Wachau the bikers move on for some work out and local sightseeing, followed by lunch and more grape juice at a local wine tavern. Definitely the most authentic experience…