Dürnstein in the Wachau

Dürnstein in the Wachau

Living where the wine lives. The 4-Star-Hotel Pfeffel in Dürnstein / Wachau

 

SIGHTSEEING TIP!

For all wine lovers and those who want to be there: The domain Wachau - a renowned winery in the Wachau region, offers every week Saturday at 14 o´clock a guided cellar tour at!

"The domain Wachau can look back on more than 300 years of wine history. Explore with us the Baroque vaulted cellar under the "Dürnsteiner Kellerschlössel" and learn what makes the Wachau so extraordinary as wine-growing region. In the subsequent tasting, you get the specifics of Steinfeder, Federspiel and Smaragd and the Wachau grapevines on the track. " 

Details :

  • From April till October - every saturday
  • Start 14 o'clock | Duration ca. 1,5 hours| Vinothek from the Domäne Wachau
  • Price per person € 12,-
  • inkl. tasting of 4 wines and Wachau Laberl

 

Details for the "Dürnsteiner Kellerschlössel"

Built in the years 1714 to 1719 according to plans by Jakob Prandtauer baroque landmark of the domain Wachau is a landmark in the Wachau.  Over the centuries the Kellerschlössel had many famous guests, including Chancellor Leopold Figl, the winery visited during the negotiations on the Austrian State Treaty often like.

After extensive restoration of the interior of premises in 2006, shining frescoes, stucco and murals restored to its former, long hidden splendor. Every detail glorified the famous Wachau wines on partly serious, partly humorous way. The Kellerschlössel is famous for its collection of engravings and drawings, which have also been restored and are open for guided tours on the winery.

 

360 Grad panorama Kellerschlössel

Also take a look at the 360 degree panorama of the domain Wachau - an "all-round view" seen from Dürnsteiner Kellerschlössel (a station of the tour of the winery)

360 Grad Kugelpanorama Kellerschlössel Dürnstein

Dürnsteiner Kellerschlössel
Dürnstein in the Wachau
Summer planting in the vineyard
Product range Domäne Wachau
Hotel Pfeffel The popular 4 star hotel in Dürnstein / Wachau for your next holiday. Enjoy the wine, the culture and the great view on the Danube and the vineyards.
Zur Himmelsstiege 122 3601 Dürnstein Lower Austria Austria
+43 2711 206 Gartenhotel Pfeffel Gartenhotel Pfeffel **** €150 - €240