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I recommend 3 family travel programs in Vienna by car.

Choose, the places where you want to go, inside Vienna and outside of Austria.

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 Itinerary 1. Vienna, Viennawoods, Danube Valley, Bratislava, Budapest, Danube knee and Szent City.

2. Vienna, Viennawoods, Danube Valley, Austerlitz and Brno in Moravia, Prague and Carlovy Vary.

3. Vienna, Vienna woods, Danube Valley, Melk, Artstetten, Mauthausen (Concentration Camp) Salzburg, Salzkammergut and Hitler Eagles nest.

1st Day - Arrival to Vienna, transfer airport to the hotel

Hotel hospitality desk:  With bilingual personnel and qualified in tourism services.

Cocktail, with different classes of liquors served on a tray or at your wish, just a cup of Champagne.

Hotel hall
Welcome drinks in elegant places
2nd Day

In the morning: Orientation City Sightseeing, beginning at the Albertinasquare, Albertina museum, the largest graphic arts museum of the world.

In the afternoon: Visit to the gardens and imperial rooms of the Schönbrunn Castle, summer residence of the Habsburg imperial family. We have also in program the visit of the winter residence Hofburg with the Sissi museum.

Restaurant
Lunch in nice restaurants
Albertina
Albertina Square
Vienna Downtown
Vienna old downtown
Schönbrunn
View of Schönbrunn Castle
Imperial palace
Entrance to the Imperial Palace
Johann Strauss statue
City park with Johann Strauss statue
Heroes Square
New Hofburg palace Heroes Square
2nd Day - Viennese night is night of taverns of wines

Delicious nocturnal hours, in one of the oldest wines taverns of the City, property of our friends and collaborators family Bitzinger, places to cheer with the sound of the local music.
Special menu created carefully with the Client for the taste of the Guest or in the rustic way with knuckle of pork and delicious accompaniments.

The Viennese night can also be experienced in rustic taverns in beautiful villages near Vienna, with traditional culinary experience and with the pleasure of delicious wines. 
Naturally it is cheered also out of Vienna with the local music.

2nd Day - Viennese night is night of taverns of wines

Delicious nocturnal hours, in one of the oldest wines taverns of the City, property of our friends and collaborators family Bitzinger, places to cheer with the sound of the local music.
Special menu created carefully with the Client for the taste of the Guest or in the rustic way with knuckle of pork and delicious accompaniments.

The Viennese night can also be experienced in rustic taverns in beautiful villages near Vienna, with traditional culinary experience and with the pleasure of delicious wines. 
Naturally it is cheered also out of Vienna with the local music.

3rd Day - Morning in the Vienna Woods
Vienna Woods
Walking among green woods
 

Walking among green woods, romantic and narrow roads, entering the fields until we see the Fortress. This view was conserved in the Hollywood movie „The Three Musketeers”.

Liechtenstein
Liechtenstein Fortress and Franz Schubert famous tree

We have also in program the visit of the medieval rooms of the fortress. These Landscapes were conserved also musically in music works of Franz Schubert, Beethoven and Johann Strauss.

Subterranean Lake
Subterranean lake, war airplanes
 

Continuing with the visit of the largest subterranean lake of central Europe and a boat trip inside in 60 meters, this place was confiscated during the World War II to manufacture war airplanes.

Orphans Village
Children at the SOS' orphans village

A short visit to: The World War II orphans children village, it is the largest of all Hermann Gmeiner SOS Organization villages. It is situated in one of the hills of the Hinterbrühl town in the Vienna Woods. Gmeiner founded 1947 the SOS Organization, nowadays along with the extension SOS international, the organization has now more than 400 villages in the world for children that lost their parents in tragic accidents.

All depends on the wish of our clients and guests; We have also in program the visit of old monasteries of the Vienna woods, like that of the Heiligenkreuz.

Monasteries and sacred symbols
Monasteries and sacred symbols in the Vienna woods, entrance to the Mayerling valley
Entrance to the Mayerling Valley

Continuing opens itself the beautiful view of the Mayerling valley, to visit the hunting cottage, commemorative death place of the crown prince Rudolf.

Hunting Cottage
Area of the cottage and it's entrance

This hunting cottage was a gift of the emperor Francis Joseph to his son, the Crown prince Rudolf, the only son of the empress Sissy, committed suicide in this cottage. Marie Vetsera was the lover of the crown prince.

The lunch: We do it according to the quantity of guests in precious restaurants situated in the middle of the Vienna woods with the best culinary tradition.

View from restaurant
One of the restaurants' view

Restaurants of friends and collaborators, offer hunting products or delicious river trouts and a beautiful view to meadows and woods.

After lunch the trip continues along tranquil streams through the Valley of Holy Helena to the city of Baden, a beautiful spa city situated on the south of the woods.

Baden is a beautiful city, full of inspirations. It was preferred by the great composers in the passed centuries, cradle city of pretty and famous composition works.

Beethoven's ninth symphony was written in Baden, and also the happiness hymn and that of the European Union.

Johann Strauss lived and inspired himself in his pretty composition „Badner Mädln”, Franz Schubert the creator of the famous song „Ave Maria” also wrote in Baden beautiful music compositions.
Mozart wrote in Baden his famous creation of musica sacra „Ave Verum” and also performed it for first time here.

Baden was once an imperial city and aside from Austrian emperors, Napoleon Bonaparte lived also here and after his defeat his wife Marie Louise with her son called the Eaglet or King of Rome.

Valey of Holy Helena
Roads next to tranquil streams
Beethoven's temple and house
The Beethoven temple and the house of Beethoven in Baden
Strauss' statue and house
Statue of Johann Strauss and Joseph Lanner, at the city park in Spa city of Baden near vienna, the composers of the first danceable waltzes.

Supper with Concert: We prepare a menu with Austrian specialties in an elegant Restaurant near the Concert palace.

Orangerie Rooms in Schönbrunn
The Orangerie Rooms in Schönbrunn

The Orangerie Rooms in Schönbrunn, were once place of the first performance of Mozart and Salieri compositions.

Concerts celebrated according to the musical taste of the client and guest, also exclusive in beautiful and famous Rooms of concert and Congresses of Vienna, with Baritone and soprano singers and couples of ballet that beautify the concerts with special dances.

Monumental entrance to the concert hall and Congresses of the Auersperg Palace, precious places with immense history, here premiered Mozart in Vienna his Opera "Idomineo king of Crete". Concerts exclusively made for the guest or classical concerts, with compositions of Mozart and  Johann Strauss. 

Auersperg Palace Stairway
Monumental entrance to the concert hall of the Auersperg Palace
Auersperg Palace Hall
4th Day - The first Option continuing the program: After Vienna, Vienna woods, Danube Valley the trip continues to: BUDAPEST

We take the lunch near the city on a ship restaurant continuing later to Budapest.

In Budapest after receiving the rooms, free time.


Budapest, city view by night

We prepare the supper in Budapest with special beverages and Hungarian culinary specialties with music and folk dances.


Hungarian music and folk dances

On the way from Vienna to Budapest by bus (it can be also on a ship) we will stop in the City of Bratislava for a City Tour, Bratislava possesses a beautiful historic part, it is also there where the prettiest tourist attractions are found. 

Bratislava is since 1993 the capital of Slovakia, now one of the Countries of the European Union since May 2004. Small and charming city, its inhabitants do not arrive neither to the half million, but with an interesting and glorious history, was part of the Hungarian territory 248 years and during the years 1536 until 1784 was capital of Hungary.


View of Bratislava from the Fortress

City View of Bratislava from the Tower toward the new bridge of the Danube, beautiful city situated in the corner among three countries Austria, Slovakia and Hungary

Bratislava City Fortress

5th Day: During the City Tour we will stop in places of historic interest like the heroes square, the Citadels hill and the Fishermen Bastion.

The tour will finish at the restaurant lunch, which we will serve in one of the most famous restaurants in the culinary tradition in old Buda.
In the afternoon everybody remains free to stroll freely in the Váci utca, pedestrian commercial part of the Pest City or for rest. 

Supper in a restaurant of Buda after a boat trip by the Danube.


City impressions:
Heroes square and Citadels hill

City impressions:
Fishermen Bastion
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6th Day

Complete day to visit the Bend of the Danube with the city of Szentendre.
The sinuous streets, the seven churches with its towers needles,  pretty coloured houses, the narrow streets, two dozen of museums and finally all over the mediterranean flavour, do that the city at the Bend of the Danube and at the banks of the Danube, be the most visited of the Bend of the Danube.
The churches four of them are in property of the pravoslawischen church of the Serbians, they were established here, escaping in a time from the Turks. The rest are the Pozsarevacska Rococo church, and the main one the Preobrazsenszka called Saborna cathedral of Belgrade with precious decoration in the main entrance. 
There is here all for the tourists seeking for nostalgia products, Stores, Restaurants, Signs of guilds, the houses, the main market the decoration of the houses, the attractive objects for the photography and the museum of Margit Kovács (1902-1977) one of the most popular museums of the country with the charming figures of the founder of the museum, an artist of ceramics.
They offer the visitor the true experiences of art and aesthetics, product of the experience of kindness, the beauty and the humanity. 

The supper of farewell with dance will be, in the large rooms of a Restaurant near the heroes square.
Finishing the trip in Budapest next day will be the departure to the Airport.
 


City of Szentendre

city impressions

city impressions

city impressions
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2nd Option continuing the program:
Vienna, Vienna woods, Danube valley, Brno, Auswitz in Czech Moravia, Carlovy Vary and Prague

5. Day: We will stop in the City of Brno the capital of the Czech province of Moravia.


View from the tower of the City Hall

The City Tour in Brno, its historic part is somewhat exceptional, has many large squares, but the order of its streets does not have any special symmetry, its Fortress and the gothic towers of its church are the only orientation to the visitor.


Spielberg Fortress

Fortress entrance and casemate

It is surrounded also by a ring street, and inside the city itself there are hills that in passed times were destined for fortresses constructions by the Habsburgs.
Brno is the largest city of Moravia, surrounded in three sides by mountains, alone toward the south a plain is opened.

We walk till the liberty square, the largest one in the historic part, where the tourist attractions of Brno are concentrated. Brno is in its style a charming city; we will walk till the fortress that crowns a hill in the west of the city to visit its installations.

Napoleon Bonaparte was the only one, who could conquer the fortress, after defeating the allied armies of Austrian and Russians in the battle of the three emperors on December 2nd 1805 in Austerlitz situated at 20 km from Brno.


Painting of the Austerlitz battle

Monument of the Austerlitz battle

The City of Brno is the largest City after Prague in the Czech Republic, but in inhabitants does not arrive at the 400.000.
 
 
 
 
 

Especially interesting are the casemates - they were used since the 17. century as a jail for special dangerous prisoners and feared in the monarchy. 

The use as a prison lasted until 1855. The casemates of the Spielberg Fortress counted at that time like the generally most feared prison of Austria-Hungary. Tourist attraction since 1880 - they have been rebuilt repeated times.


General view of the city

Brno downtown and cathedral

Lunch is planned it in the Restaurant of the Fortress, to enjoy the Czech culinary specialties. 

After the lunch the trip continues to Prague.


View to the fortress
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6th Day:Prague

In Prague, after receiving the rooms, free time. 

During the city tour we will visit part of the royal palace of Prague and a walk tour in historic part of the city.
 


Downtown with the Prague Town hall and Saint Nikolaus church

The lunch: will be served in an elegant restaurant in the center of the city. After Lunch, free afternoon.
We plan the supper with exquisite Czech specialties in a Restaurant in the heights of Prague with spectacle of theatre.


Emperor Charles Bridge and the royal palace to the right up in the hill

Prague Downtown

Wenzels-Square
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7th Day: Full day for the spa City of Karlovy Vary

City of Karlovy Vary

The City is situated at 130 km from Prague, old residential city of the rich people of the monarchy, where they created a holidays city;
 
 


Downtown streets of Karlovy Vary

It was with all the sense of the word a nest of rich people. It has several fountains on the street, so that each one can taste the different kind of water that is found in the fountains.     

Departures:

7. Day after returning from Karlovy Vary departure to the airport

8. Day in Prague departure to the airport.

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3rd Option continuing the program: After Vienna, Vienna woods the trip continues to Salzburg

4. Day  Danube Valley
Leaving Vienna passing through the city of Krems, place where the valley region begins to the city of Dürnstein.

Dürnstein
View of Dürnstein city and at the left the Fortress prison

Beautiful landscape of hills cultivated with vineyards and ruins of fortresses that in passed times served to protect the Danube trade.

In this medieval city we will stop for a walk through its beautiful streets, full of small stores with specialties of different products from the region and also recalling the legend of the unhappy English King Richard Lionhearted, the one who was a prisoner of the Austrian medieval counts called Babenberg.

Dürnstein Streets
The streets of Dürnstein are during the summer months always full

It is a rich region in handcrafted souvenirs, like local clothes, dolls, puppets, and delicious Wines, and fruit liquors and firewater of the so called Danube Valley, they are delicious because in this region is produced a great part of the production of fruits of Austria.

Now we have two options continuing by ship of passengers and by bus to Melk.

Option 1: Visit to the Melk Abbey


Castle, canon of St. Benedict
 

In the year 1089, the Babembergian Leopold II gave the castle to benedictine monks and since then monks have lived and worked here and without interruption following the rule of St. Benedict.

Option 2:
Visit to the Artstetten Castle


Castle and the last resting place of Francis Ferdinand and his wife

Fairytale castle and fatefulness, the last resting place of archduke Crown Prince Francis Ferdinand and his wife, Sophie Duchess of Hohenberg, both were victims of a fanatical young man 1914 in Sarajevo, Bosnia.

 

 

 


After Melk or Artstetten we will continue to Maria Taferl for the lunch, village of pilgrimage to enjoy a river trout grill.

Maria Taferl
Landscape view of the church and the restaurant

The most important place for pilgrimage of Lower Austria is situated over the Danube valley and offers a unique view over the whole Alps. The church is situated at the highest point of Maria Taferl.

Danube Valley
Landscape view to the Danube valley up down from the restaurant.

 

After the lunch the trip continues to Salzburg. 

In Salzburg, the supper will be served in a rustic restaurant of a brewery tavern with specialties of the province of Salzburg, beer will open the end after the supper.

 

 

 

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5th Day - Salzburg

The city Tour begins on foot in the historic part of Salzburg, it is a beautiful and fantastic city, rich in tourists attractions and stores to buy products of the province of Salzburg, like the alpine clothes of loden, pretty and always in fashion.

Salzburg Getreidegasse
Getreidegasse, main stores street, corridors with central courtyards, churches and fortresses
Salzburg

Salzburg its beautiful streets are communicated with the other by corridors full of central courtyards and interesting places to do purchases, the streets of Salzburg are popular in the world through the movie "the sound of the music".

Salzburg
Mirabell Garden and Hellbrunn Castle

The popularity of Salzburg itself is due to the famous summer theatre Festivals.
The visit continues afterwards by Bus to the castle of Hellbrunn, the curious castle with water plays, summer residence castle of the Archbishop Marcus Sittikus.

6th Day - Visit to the lakes of the Salzkammergut region
Salzkammergut

Salzkammergut is a precious region in the entrance of the prettiest part of the Austrian Alps with beautiful, clean and rich cities in national and international history.

Salzkammergut
Village of Saint Gilgen

St. Wolfgang in summer

St. Wolfgang in winter

 

Optional:
Visit to Hitler's "Eagles Nest
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Kehlstein house, Hitler's "Eagles Nest" in Obersalzberg.


Adolf Hitler with some of his eagles Göring, Himmler and Hess

Hitler house in Berchtesgaden

Entrance to the elevator 124m. Toward inside and up
Bunker entrance

The Kehlstein house was built in 1939 in only 13 months by wish of Martin Bormann and the NSDAP party (national socialist party of the German labourers) as a gift in the fifty anniversary of the fascist dictator Adolf Hitler. 
From the Kehlstein house (situated at 1.834m) there is an oppressing view on the mountains of Berchtesgaden and the bay of Salzburg. 

The way upwards to the Kehlsteinhaus has 6,5 km from the city of Obersalzberg.
 


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