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Vienna Woods and Mayerling Half-Day Tour from Vienna

Product ID: 1797
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Discover the historical and magical Vienna Woods on this half-day tour from Vienna. Explore the Mayerling hunting lodge, visit the Cistercian Heiligenkreuz Abbey, and enjoy a guided walking tour through Baden.
About this activity
Duration 4 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
German, English, Spanish
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Enjoy a scenic drive through the romantic Helenental Valley
  • Visit the memorial chapel at the historic Mayerling hunting lodge
  • Discover the Cistercian Heiligenkreuz Abbey
  • Take a guided walking tour through Baden
Full description
Escape the bustle of Vienna on a half-day tour to the southern part of the Vienna Woods, on the city’s outskirts. Departing from a central city location, ride past the Roman city of Baden, famous for its hot springs, and head for the romantic Helenental Valley. Stop at the former hunting lodge of Mayerling and learn from your friendly expert tour guide all about how the lives of Crown Prince Rudolf and Baroness Vetsera came to a tragic end in 1889.

Next, discover the 12th-century Cistercian Heiligenkreuz Abbey and visit the medieval cloister and tomb of the last Babenberger. Savor a cup of coffee and cake at the abbey cafe. Last but not least, also enjoy a guided walking tour through Baden.
Includes
  • Entrance fees to the Mayerling hunting lodge and Heiligenkreuz Abbey
  • Guided walking tour through Baden
What’s Not Included
  • Gratuities

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Meeting point

Operngasse 2, next to the Opera fountain.

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Vienna Sightseeing Tours

Product ID: 1797