2021-10-31

31 October 2021: Cycling through the Wachau (Danube Valley)

Corona: Please follow the recommendations of the alpine associations of Austria, English translation on ACV (Alpine Club Vienna)

Hike Leader: Class: Ca. 40 km, mostly flat

Description: The Wachau, where the Danube river makes its way towards Vienna, is blanketed with vineyards and ornamented with cute villages and castles on the hills. MAMIMUM 10 PARTICIPANTS.
THIS TRIP WAS PLANNED FOR 12 OCTOBER, BUT, DUE TO AN UNFAVOURABLE WEAHTER FORECAST, HAS NOW BEEN POSTPONED TO OCTOBER 31ST. WE HOPE FOR MILD AUTUMN WEATHER, IN CASE THAT IT WILL BE AGAIN TOO COLD OR FOGGY/WINDY A HIKE NEAR VIENNA MAY BE ORGANIZED INSTEAD.

Route: Melk – Spitz – Weißenkirchen – St. Michael – Dürnstein – Krems

Map: Freytag & Berndt, WK 071

Meet: At 9:00 a.m. Wien Westbahnhof (U3/U6), upper hall; entrance from Felberstraße, from where there is an easy access to trains. Train departs at 9:20.

Return: By train from Krems, departing at 3:51 or at 4:51 p.m.

Cost: Ca. EUR 15 per person incl. transport of bicycle (sharing Einfach Raus ticket, exact price depending onnumber of participants). Leader will purchase Einfach Raus tickts. If you prefer to buy your own ticket please indicate it upon registration

Registration: By 28 October

Note: Please make sure that your bicycle is in good condition! Bring drink and snacks, rainwear; lunch will be taken in a Gasthaus

Registered: 2

  • Albert
  • Nancy

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