Sit back and relax while being chauffeured across the amazingly beautiful forested highlands west of Vienna. Your professional guide will make sure that you don't miss out on any of the Vienna Woods' first-tier sights and natural wonders.
Enjoy a pick-up from your hotel in Vienna in the morning. After a short drive, you visit the scene of the famous tragedy of Mayerling. The Austrian crown-prince Rudolph and the 17-year old baroness Mary Vetschera tragically committed suicide in the imperial hunting lodge in Mayerling in 1889. With your guide visit the commemorative chapel and the small museum with your guide.
Driving west you quickly reach the medieval abbey of Heiligenkreuz. Beautifully situated within the Vienna Woods it is one of the highlights of this tour. With your guide visit the romanesque cloister, 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 you drive on to the romantic wine-town of Gumpoldskirchen. Stop for a glass of wine in one of the local wineries before driving back to the city. Your tour concludes at your hotel in Vienna.
Enjoy the great service and the personal atmosphere of this private tour: Your knowledgeable guide is ready to respond to (almost) your every request and requirement. Learn about the history and the sights and hear intriguing stories and anecdotes. Lots of photo opportunities!