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E-bike and Wine Cellar Visit Tour from Vienna
"The tour starts at 12 p.m. at subway station U4 Heiligenstadt where you will meet with our guide. After handing-over our comfortable and easy-to-use electrical Mountainbikes we are starting our way to Kahlenberg and Leopoldsberg - this landmark mountains and after the tour you will be guided back to where we started by our guide. Expect to be back at the subway station at about 4.30 p.m.""""This bike-tour will get you through lovely vineyards in the Viennese Woods with your comfortable E-Bikes off the beaten path of classical Vienna to places which are hardly reachable for guests. The tour combines the guided bike tour with a guided tour through the wine cellar of famous Stift Klosterneuburg. It just takes 15 minutes cycling to leave the intertitle=Highlights&1=4-hour+e-bike+tour+and+monastery+visit&2=Explore+the+countryside+with+an+experienced+guide&3=Enjoy+the+flexibility+to+pedal+or+ride&4=Tour+a+historic+monastery+and+wine+cellar&5=Discover+the+scenic+Austrian+countryside&6=All+admission+c
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Private Day Trip to Salzburg from Vienna
"'Sound of Music fan or not: Take advantage of your stay in Vienna and visit Salzburg. With a friendly driver you depart from your hotel in Vienna in a private limousine or minivan. The scenery on the way to Salzburg is breathtaking: You pa see the peaks of the Alps from afar and finally reach the Austrian lake district. Take pictures of the region’s gorgeous mountain lakes and villages and visit the locations from „The Sound of Music“! In Salzburg you will be joined by a local expert guide who will take you on an exte the colorful gardens of the Mirabell Palace (the 'DoReMi' song was filmed here) the cemetery of the abbey of St. Peter (the Trapp-family hid there) the festival area the Archbishop’s Palace and the cathedral. After the walking tour spend a couple of hours in Salzburg for lunch
From EUR990.00
 
Private 4-Hour Vienna Woods Tour from Vienna
"Sit back and relax while being chauffeured across the amazingly beautiful forested highlands west of Vienna. Your friendly driver and your private guide make sure that you don't miss out on any of the Vienna Woods' first-tier sights and natural wonder you visit the scene of the famous tragedy of Mayerling. The Austrian crown-prince Rudolph and the 17-year old baroness Mary Vetschera committed suicide in the imperial hunting lodge in Mayerling in 1889. With your guide visit the the fountain house and the chapter house with the coffin of the last ruler of the Babenberg family. It is also recommended to visit the amazing romanesque chapel. Through the idyllic Helenental valley y so that you don't have to wait in line. Enjoy the great service and the personal atmosphere of this private tour: Your knowledgeable private guide and your chauffeur are ready to respond to (almost) your every request and requi""Take a break from busy Vienna and book a private half-day tour to the idyllic Vienna Woods – it’s just a stone’s throw away!title=Highlights&1=Private+guide+for+a+more+personalized+experience&2=Separate+driver+ensures+your+guides+full+attention+throughout+the+day&3=Choice+of+morning+or+afternoon+departure&4=All+entrance+fees+included&5=Free+hotel+pickup+and+drop-off+included
From EUR540.00

Most Viewed Things to Do in Harpers Ferry

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John Brown's Fort

Most folks come to Harper's Ferry because of John Brown's Fort. It was here that he and a score of men retreated to when the military arrived in response to his "rebellion". The fort was a firehouse....
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Chesapeake and Ohio Canal

This is "western" end of the Chesapeake and Ohio Canal, the loser to the railroads in the economic competition to carry freight to Harper's Ferry, the trading site between the "west" and the "east"....
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Confluence of Shenandoah and Potomac Rivers

The early history of our country features stories along these two rivers. The Potomac flows from here past Washington, DC and Mount Vernon. The Shenandoah is known in song but also has a part of major...
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MORE THAN JUST HISTORY

Harpers Ferry, lies on the confluence of the Poatamac and Shanandoah Rivers and is famous for John Browns Raid back in 1859 but once you have wandered around the small town which is set up mostly for...
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davidjo
Apr 05, 2012

Harpers Ferry and Environs An Overview

Harpers Ferry is a wonderful travel destination. While other reviewers have gone into great detail as to every aspect of Harpers Ferry, this overview acquaints any traveler with the many activities to...
harteehar
Aug 09, 2011

Fresh Produce Around Harpers Ferry

While Harpers Ferry National Historic Park is a destination for many, the surrounding area is also worth exploring for a you-pick experience for fresh produce.The summer of 2010 we visited Ridgefield...
harteehar
Aug 08, 2011
 
 
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Harpers Ferry National Historical Park

Harpers Ferry National Historical Park occupies land in West Virginia, Maryland, and Virginia at the confluence of the Shenandoah and Potomac Rivers. The park consists of 4,000 acres and hosts over a...
Ewingjr98
Jul 07, 2011

Potomac River - "The Nation's River"

The Potomac River runs 383 miles from the West Virginia-Maryland border to the Chesapeake Bay south of Washington DC. Some of the major cities along the river include Harper's Ferry, WV; Washington,...
Ewingjr98
Jul 07, 2011

Shenandoah River and Valley

The Shenandoah River runs 150 miles through western Virginia from Port Republic into the Potomac at Harpers Ferry. The lowest 20 miles of the river are in West Virginia, while the rest of the river...
Ewingjr98
Jul 07, 2011

HARPER CEMETERY

Four acres are set aside and serve as the town’s cemetery. The view to the Rivers below is sublime. Robert Harper’s grave - he had set up the first ferry here in 1747 - and some of his relatives, are...
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mtncorg
Apr 04, 2011

Harpers Ferry National Historic Park

The National Park Service has a good web site about the Harpers Ferry National Historic Park. And here on VT, Geoff Wright's page is perfectly dandy. Leave it to a Brit to make a great page about an...
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yooperprof
Apr 04, 2011

John Brown's Raid

In July 1859 John Brown, two of his sons, and others met in Maryland about seven miles from Harpers Ferry to begin creating an army and drafting plans to attack Harpers Ferry. They intended to seize...
Ewingjr98
Dec 18, 2010

Awesome Ghost Tours

I had a great time doing the Ghost Tours. The lady who was our guide dressed in a really pretty hoop skirt and carried a candle lantern while she showed us around the historical district and told us...
gingergoddess24601
Jun 11, 2009

Harpers Ferry Battlefields & nearby Antietam

Just a year after the start of the American Civil War, Southern General Robert E. Lee began executing a plan to capture Washington and bring a quick end to the war. As Robert E. Lee's Confederate army...
Ewingjr98
Feb 22, 2009

Top Hotels in Harpers Ferry

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US 340 & Union St., Harpers Ferry, West Virginia, 25425, United States
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4328 William L Wilson Fwy (formerly Cliffside Inn) Harpers Ferry, West Virginia 25425, United States
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340 Keyes Gap Rd, Harpers Ferry, West Virginia, 25425, United States
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1167 W. Washington Street, Harpers Ferry, West Virginia, 25425, United States
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280 Henry Clay Street, Harpers Ferry, West Virginia, 25425, United States
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179 High Street, Harpers Ferry, West Virginia, 25424, United States
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Top 5 Harpers Ferry Writers

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Geoff_Wright

"Harpers Ferry, West Virginia"
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"HARPERS FERRY GUNS, RACE AND NATURE"
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Ewingjr98

"Harpers Ferry"
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Greggor58

"Stepping back..origins of American Emancipation"
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"Harpers Ferry, West Virginia"
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