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Melk Abbey (Stift Melk)
Melk Abbey (Stift Melk)

Melk Abbey (Stift Melk) Tours and Activities

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With its ornate golden-colored facade and grand baroque church towers set against an idyllic backdrop of the Wachau Valley and the Danube River, Melk Abbey (Stift Melk) looks more like a palace than a monastery. Founded in 1089, the Benedictine abbey underwent a dramatic makeover in the 18th century and is now regarded as one of Europe’s most beautiful baroque churches.

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Melk Abbey and Danube Valley Day Trip from Vienna

Melk Abbey and Danube Valley Day Trip from Vienna

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Spend a day discovering Austria’s UNESCO-listed Wachau Valley on this trip along the Danube River from Vienna. Led by a local guide, pass the vineyards, abbeys, and forests of the countryside as you learn about the area’s rich history. Top off your day trip with a boat ride (summer only) to Melk along the Danube where you visit a Benedictine abbey overlooking the river or an Austrian meal in a local restaurant (winter only). Your excursion concludes with transportation back to Vienna.
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  • 8 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$99.36
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$99.36

Wachau Valley Small-Group Tour and Wine Tasting from Vienna

Wachau Valley Small-Group Tour and Wine Tasting from Vienna

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Get a true taste of the Austrian countryside on this day trip to the Wachau Valley from Vienna. Your guide leads the way through charming villages and scenic landscape, making stops at UNESCO-listed sites such as the medieval town of Dürnstein. Relax with an authentic lunch at a local wine tavern (own expense) and taste the region’s best wines in a small, intimate cellar. Between May and September, your day trip will also include a Danube River cruise between the villages of Spitz and Melk.
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  • 8 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$183.36
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Private Tour: Wachau Valley Tour, Melk Abbey Visit, and Wine Tastings from Vienna

Private Tour: Wachau Valley Tour, Melk Abbey Visit, and Wine Tastings from Vienna

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See the heart of Austria’s wine region on a private day trip to the Wachau Valley from Vienna. Led by an expert guide, visit a traditional wine tavern to sip and swirl local blends. Then head to the medieval town of Dürnstein to taste local chocolates, schnapps and more. Summer travelers also enjoy a cruise to Melk along the Danube River, while winter trips include a leisurely lunch at the wine tavern. Before returning to Vienna, top off your day at Melk Abbey to admire the town’s historic Benedictine Monastery.
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  • 8 to 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$518.95
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$518.95
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Mauthausen Concentration Camp Day Trip from Vienna

Mauthausen Concentration Camp Day Trip from Vienna

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Experience a poignant piece of World War II history with a day trip to Mauthausen Concentration Camp from Vienna. The former camp provides a look at the horrors perpetuated by Hitler during the war. An audio guide will provide historical background on each site as you go. Round-trip transport from Vienna is included in the tour.
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  • 8 hours 30 minutes
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$175.05
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$175.05
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Salzburg and Lake Region Small-Group Day Trip from Vienna

Salzburg and Lake Region Small-Group Day Trip from Vienna

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Explore Salzburg on this small-group day trip departing from Vienna. Led by an expert guide, relive your favorite scenes from ‘The Sound of Music’ as you pass iconic locations featured in the film. Discover the best of the lake region of Salzkammergut on a back-roads tour stopping at gorgeous Lake Attersee and St. Gilgen village. See Salzburg’s key sights, including Mirabell Palace and Mozart’s Birthplace on a walking tour of the Old Town. Learn about the city’s rich history from your guide and spend the afternoon relaxing or exploring independently.
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  • 12 hours
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$234.18
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Skip the Line: Wiener Riesenrad Giant Ferris Wheel Vienna Entrance Ticket

Skip the Line: Wiener Riesenrad Giant Ferris Wheel Vienna Entrance Ticket

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Take a ride on Vienna’s famous Wiener Riesenrad Giant Ferris Wheel in the Prater Amusement Park without having to wait in line. Your admission tickets can be used at a time of your choosing, so you can enjoy spectacular views of Vienna’s UNESCO-listed monuments, Ringstrasse, and Baroque Old Town by day or night.
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  • 12 to 20 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$15.08
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$15.08

Kursalon Vienna: Johann Strauss and Mozart Concert

Kursalon Vienna: Johann Strauss and Mozart Concert

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Enjoy an evening of Viennese classical music during a performance at the Kursalon Vienna concert hall. Listen to renowned works from Mozart and Strauss in a show complete with opera singers, ballet dancers, piano concertos and more. Settle into your selected seat and enjoy the very spot where the waltz was made famous in the 19th century.
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  • 1 hour 40 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$72.65
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$72.65

Big Bus Vienna Hop-On Hop-Off Tour

Big Bus Vienna Hop-On Hop-Off Tour

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Soak up 360-degree views of Vienna’s top attractions with a 1-, 2-, or 3-day hop-on hop-off ticket on a double-decker Big Bus. Pass Schönbrunn Palace, St. Stephen’s Cathedral, the Belvedere, and more. Enjoy your choice between a classic, premium, or deluxe ticket option, along with access to two sightseeing routes, audio commentary on board, free Wi-Fi, and one walking tour. See this vibrant city at your own pace, hopping on and off at any of the stops.
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  • 1 hour to 1 hour 50 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$25.95
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$25.95

Skip-the-Line Schonbrunn Palace Guided Tour and Vienna Historical City Tour

Skip-the-Line Schonbrunn Palace Guided Tour and Vienna Historical City Tour

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Explore the magnificent city of Vienna on this city tour by coach, including admission into the Schönbrunn Palace without waiting time. Pass major attractions like the Hofburg Palace, City Hall, and the Vienna State Opera as you drive along the famed Ringstrasse. Afterward, explore the lavish summer home of the Habsburg monarchs, the Schönbrunn Palace. Skip the line at the entrance and learn the rich stories of its residents as you stroll from room to room.
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$63.95
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$63.95

Skip the Line Concert St. Anne's Church in Vienna: Mozart,Beethoven,or Schubert

Skip the Line Concert St. Anne's Church in Vienna: Mozart,Beethoven,or Schubert

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Discover a highlight in Vienna's cultural calendar and enjoy an evening of beautiful music during this classical concert in St. Anne's Church. Take your seat and admire the building’s breathtaking architecture. When the orchestra starts up, listen as your favorite pieces of classical music come to life and marvel at the impressive acoustics. Hear classical pieces from Mozart, Beethoven, Haydn, and Schubert from the talented string ensemble, and enjoy beautiful solos from performers of international renown.
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  • 1 hour 10 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$31.14
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$31.14

Budapest Day Trip from Vienna With Hotel Pick-Up

Budapest Day Trip from Vienna With Hotel Pick-Up

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Make the most out of your trip to Europe with a day trip to Budapest from Vienna. Enjoy the scenery of the Hungarian countryside as you travel eastward with your guide. See top attractions when you arrive, including the Parliament Building, Heroes’ Square and the panoramic views of Fisherman’s Bastion. Your day trip to Budapest will conclude with transportation back to Vienna.
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  • 13 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$140.76
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$140.76

Vienna Classical Concert at St. Peter’s Church

Vienna Classical Concert at St. Peter’s Church

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Treat yourself to a classical music concert in Vienna’s St. Peter’s Church. One of the city’s baroque beauties, the lavish church is a fitting venue for an evening of music in the heart of the city. Take a seat in the church vaults and immerse yourself in a program of music from renowned classical composers such as Mozart, Vivaldi, Bach, Schubert, and Beethoven.
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  • 1 hour to 1 hour 10 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$33.44
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$33.44

Private tour of Melk, Hallstatt and Salzburg from Vienna

Private tour of Melk, Hallstatt and Salzburg from Vienna

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This tour is a great way to discover the jewels of Lower Austria in a day. Save hours researching and planning where to go by having a personalized itinerary organized for you. Cut the stress out of planning transport by having Vienna hotel pickup and drop-off included. Travel between dispersed sites in Melk, Hallstatt, and Salzburg. Highlights included 'The Sound of Music' filming locations, and Hallstatt’s subterranean salt lake.
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  • 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$605.44
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$605.44
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Private Tour of Melk Hallstatt and Salzburg from Vienna

Private Tour of Melk Hallstatt and Salzburg from Vienna

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Explore three historic cities with a private guide on a full-day tour of Melk, Hallstatt and Salzburg from Vienna. Enjoy the flexibility to tailor the day to your interests as you take in West Austria’s scenic Lake District. Visit a Benedictine Abbey and picturesque villages, and learn about the area’s food traditions and ancient history. Trace Austria’s cultural heritage through the historic streets of Salzburg: tour the birthplace of Wolfgang Mozart, visit an 11th-century hilltop fortress and browse a renowned shopping lane before returning to Vienna.
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  • 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$767.34
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$767.34
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Danube Valley Private Tour with Melk Abbey Skip-the-Line Access from Vienna

Danube Valley Private Tour with Melk Abbey Skip-the-Line Access from Vienna

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Enjoy personalized attention and an itinerary tailored to you on this 8-hour tour of the Danube Valley from Vienna. Allow your private guide to introduce you to towns such as Dürnstein, Spitz, and the famous Melk Abbey. Round-trip transportation from your Vienna hotel is included.
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  • 8 hours
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$710.41
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$710.41
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Private 2-day Guided Tour to Cesky Krumlov Hallstatt and Salzburg from Vienna

Private 2-day Guided Tour to Cesky Krumlov Hallstatt and Salzburg from Vienna

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Between Vienna and Salzburg lie UNESCO–listed cities and spectacular countryside scenery—but organizing tickets and arranging travel independently can be difficult. With this private 2-day tour, travel in comfort from Vienna to Salzburg, and hit top attractions including medieval Český Krumlov, Hallstadt, and Melk Abbey. With hotel pickup and drop-off plus overnight accommodation and meals included, you’re free to relax and soak up the beautiful views.
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  • 2 days
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$1,407.53
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$1,407.53
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Vienna: Melk, Hallstatt and Salzburg Private Trip with Transport

Vienna: Melk, Hallstatt and Salzburg Private Trip with Transport

Enjoy hassle-free tour with round-trip transportation and see in just one day three “Must see” locations: Melk, Hallstatt and Salzburg! Discover beauty of Lower Silesia with scenery of salt lakes, vineyards and mountains. Highlights: - Explore Lower Austria with stop in the best cities: Melk, Hallstatt, and Salzburg in one tour - Visit Melk Abbey and find out fascinating history of Benedictine Monks with guide - Admire fantastic Salzburg city and discover places related with Mozart - Sightsee Hallstatt among steep mountains and Alpine houses landscape - Enjoy full day with comfortable car-transfers and pick-up and drop off service to your hotel Travel through all gems of Lower Austria and enjoy local beautiful scenery during full day trip. Be picked-up at your accommodation in Vienna by comfortable car and follow the Danube River into the countryside filled with dense woodlands and rolling vineyards. Admire stunning landscapes to reach famous Melk Abbey, Salzburg and Hallstatt
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  • 14 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$697.70
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$697.70
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Vienna: Melk Abbey and Schonbrunn Palace Private Guided Tour

Vienna: Melk Abbey and Schonbrunn Palace Private Guided Tour

Experience 2 Top Attractions in 1 day! Don’t bother yourself about any organizational troubles and choose our comprehensive package with tickets to Schonbrunn Palace and Melk Abbey, live commentary from guide and cozy private transport. Highlights: - Experience two Top Attraction in 1 Day completed with live commentary! - Use your Skip-the-line tickets to the richest Palace in Vienna - Schonbrunn - Visit Melk Abbey and find out fascinating history of Benedictine Monks with guide - Admire the scenic beauty of the Wachau Valley, full of vineyards around - Enjoy comfortable car-transfers between sights with pick-up and drop off service to your hotel Start at your accommodation in Vienna, where driver will take you to Schonbrunn Palace. Avoid long queue thanks Skip-the-line tickets and enjoy exclusive knowledge from your private guide. Explore magnificent interior, fascinating history and find out huge Austrian heritage.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$381.72
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$381.72
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Private tour from Salzburg to Vienna

Private tour from Salzburg to Vienna

Delve into the outstanding natural beauty of the Salzkammergut Lake Disrict and the World Heritage Region Wachau on an 8-hour trip from Salzburg with tour end in Vienna. Explore the town of Duernstein and the Legend of Robin Hood. Since this is a full day private tour your itinerary can and will be changed if you so desire.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$602.48
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$602.48
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2 days Vienna - Wachau Valley PRIVATE guided tour package from Budapest

2 days Vienna - Wachau Valley PRIVATE guided tour package from Budapest

Discover the best of Eastern Europe on this private 2 days tour from Budapest to Vienna and to Wachau Valley. Visit each city’s highlights including Schonbrunn and Hofburg Palaces in Vienna, Durnstein Castle, Melk Abbey and much more and learn about the fascinating history from your private guide. Enjoy breakfast in a 3- 4-stars accommodation in Vienna city. All lodging, breakfast x1, lunch 2x , private tours and private transportation are included Enjoy a more personal tour experience on this private trip
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  • 2 days
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$1,128.55
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$1,128.55
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Private tour from Munich to Vienna including Innsbruck and Salzburg

Private tour from Munich to Vienna including Innsbruck and Salzburg

This 5 day private tour is including the most famous cities and areas in central Europe. Start the tour in Munich and go to Vienna via Innsbruck and Salzburg. Further highlights are Sound of Music locations and the Sound of Music World in Salzburg, the Eagle's Nest at the Bavarian Alps, one of the most beautiful lake side villages Hallstatt and finally the drive through the Wachau region with the Abbey of Melk and the Robin Hood castle in the town of Duernstein.
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  • 5 days
  • Free Cancellation
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$2,868.26
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$2,868.26
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10 days private sightseeing tour from Budapest to Prague

10 days private sightseeing tour from Budapest to Prague

Enjoy 10 days private sightseeing tour from Budapest to Prague. Day 1 departure from Budapest to Bratislava with optional stop in Györ Day 2 departure from Bratislava to Vienna Day 3 free time in Vienna Day 4 departure time from Vienna to Hallstatt with optional stops at Durnstein and at the Melk Abbey Day 5 free time in Hallstatt Day 6 departure from Hallstatt to Salzburg with optional stop at Sankt Wolfgang Day 7 free time in Salzburg Day 8 departure from Salzburg to Cesky Krumlov with optional stops at the Rosenberg castle and Linz Day 9 free time in Cesky Krumlov Day 10 departure from Cesky Krumlov to Prague with optional stops at Regional capitol Česke Budejovice and Hluboká castle
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  • 10 days
  • Free Cancellation
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$3,401.88
per group
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$3,401.88
per group

Private Tour from Salzburg to Budapest via Vienna

Private Tour from Salzburg to Budapest via Vienna

With booking this 3-day tour from Salzburg to Budapest you will cover some of the top hotspots of central Europe. This scenic drive from Salzburg to Vienna encompasses the best of Austria with villages, castles, mountains, the Danube river valley and world heritage regions like the Wachau at the Danube, the Benedictine Abbey of Melk and finally Vienna. Vienna’s UNESCO heritage sites are the historical old town and palace and park of Schoenbrunn. Finally, you will visit Budapest on your 3rd day which is also to find in the UNESCO heritage list. The drive from Vienna to Budapest is not the charming, still it is one of the most comfortable ways to get from your Vienna hotel to your Budapest hotel. The tour from Salzburg via Vienna to Budapest is just perfect for first-time visitors of these famous cities and areas.
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  • 3 days
  • Free Cancellation
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$1,813.51
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$1,813.51
Price varies by group size

5 days private sightseeing tour from Prague to Budapest

5 days private sightseeing tour from Prague to Budapest

Enjoy 5 days private sightseeing tour from Prague to Budapest. Day 1 departure from Prague to Cesky Krumlov with optional stops at the Hluboká castle and Regional capitol Česke Budejovice. Day 2 free time in Cesky Krumlov Day 3 departure from Cesky Krumlov to Vienna with optional stops at the Melk Abbey and Durnstein Day 4 free time in Vienna Day 5 departure from Vienna to Budapest with optional stop at the designer shopping outlet Parndorf
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  • 5 days
  • Free Cancellation
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$1,949.98
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$1,949.98
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What are Melk Abbey (Stift Melk) hours of operation?
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Melk Abbey (Stift Melk) hours of operation: May–Sep: 9am–5:30pm (last admission at 5pm); Apr & Oct: 9am–4:30pm (last admission at 4pm). Buy tickets in advance on Viator. If you book with Viator, you can cancel at least 24 hours before the start date of your tour for a full refund.
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Should I book Melk Abbey (Stift Melk) tickets in advance?
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We recommend booking e-tickets ahead of time to secure your spot since Melk Abbey (Stift Melk) can get crowded. If you book with Viator, you can cancel at least 24 hours before the start date of your tour for a full refund.
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How much does it cost to visit Melk Abbey (Stift Melk) 2021?
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Currently, an entrance ticket to Melk Abbey (Stift Melk) costs USD 15.08. Guided Melk Abbey (Stift Melk) tours start around USD 15.08 per person.
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