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Private Tour of Melk Hallstatt and Salzburg from Vienna
"We will take you 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.We 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
From EUR649.00
 
Salzburg Day Trip from Vienna
"You will be picked up at your central located adress in Vienna. between 6.45am and 7.15am from your hotel in Vienna. On the way you will be passing Wachau the Danube Valley with it's beautiful landscapes also world famous for its wines as well as for the imprisonment of King Richard and the Benedictine Monastery of Melk. Stop on the highway for breakfast (not included) at Ansfelden or similar place. Exit highway for Salzkammergut beside the overwhelming landscape with lakes and mountains it is the alpine scenery of ""Sound of Music"". You will arrive in Salzburg around noon.You will then enjoy a city walk visiting the most important sights like Mozarteum  Getreidegasse
From EUR119.00
 
Private Danube Valley Tour from Vienna
"The gorgeous Danube Valley is one of our country's true gems and is always worth a visit. Take a side-trip from Vienna to discover Austria's wine country quaint towns and medieval villages and to visit the world-famous Melk Abbey. Depart from your hotel in Vienna in a chauffeur-driven private limousine or minivan. For your safety and comfort you are driven by a professional chauffeur and guided by a se where the English King Richard the Lionheart was held prisoner in the 12th century. Your guide shows you the highlights including the town hall the medieval courtyards the rustic wine taverns and the abbey of St. Augustine with its famous blue tower. If you like take a short hike up to the fortress where Richard the Lionheart suffered back in the day. Don’t miss your opportunity to sample the locally made apricot marmalade and the delicious apricot schnapps. Further up the Danube
From EUR925.00

More Off The Beaten Path in Sankt Pölten

VISIT MELK AND ITS ABBEY

Located just 28kms from St. Polten is the beautiful town of Melk and its fantastic Abbey. Melk can be reached by car or by a very regular Train. The scenery around this area is beautiful and there are...
balhannah
Jun 03, 2014

art at the wall

Keep your eyes open when you walk through St. Poelten. You will find art everywhere. Many walls and buildings are decorated with paintings of famous artists. This is a very nice one telling about the...
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PetraG
Jun 17, 2003

St. Pölten artificial

This nice modern sculture is located just infront of the local health-assurance. It's nothing special, but I like it though.When you've found it, be sure to have a look across the street. There you'll...
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PetraG
May 22, 2003

Back-courts

Another thing that's very special about St. Pölten are the courtyards inside the houses.A building may look ugly from the outside, but if you take the time to look inside, you'll often be surprised...
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PetraG
May 16, 2003

Karmeliterhof

Hidden in the backstreet of the mainplace you can find this little place. It was renovated lately and the horse in front was made by a local artist. Inside, at the parking space, you can find a piece...
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PetraG
May 16, 2003

Statue

This is a nice statue dedicated to the victims of the 2nd world war. To me it's one of the nicest statues on this topic. It's a sybol of the fight of men against men.It's situated on a little place...
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PetraG
May 16, 2003
 
 
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Wiener Straße

This street leads from the city center to the modern Landhaus district. Along it you can find some shops and restaurans.
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PetraG
May 22, 2003

Universe

You can find this nice painting in the Schreinergasse (near the Hotel Metropol) in the City Center. It shows the flight of the Apollo1, the first shuttle, that brought people to the moon.
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PetraG
May 20, 2003

Monastery

Behind the main church, there is the monastery of St. Pölten. I absolutely recommend you to have a look (or two) inside. You'll find a lot of sculptures, beautiful gardens and nice arcades there!
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PetraG
May 20, 2003

City wall

In former times the city was surrounded by a huge wall with little towers for the guards. This is the only one that survived.
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PetraG
May 15, 2003

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Top Things to Do in Sankt Pölten

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Baroque Cathedral

The Dom zu St Polten also known as Dom Maria Himmelfahrt dates back to the 13th century. The outside of the building is plain ,with a tower , but the interior decoration is beautiful and Baroque....
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Town Hall

A city landmark, the Town Hall is in several architectural styles , the Mayoral chambers are here, also the tourist office. The tourist office does not have a hotel booking service, but the lady rang...
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Top 5 Sankt Pölten Writers

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PetraG

"Sankt Poelten - my lovely hometown"
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balhannah

"ST. POLTEN WAS A SURPRISE!"
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alectrevor

"St Polten Austria."
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