World heritage trail

Landscape of the Wachau

Sunrise above Krems

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

World heritage trail Wachau

World heritage trail Wachau

Enjoy the Welterbesteig Wachau with its 180 kilometres and hike along 14 different stations on the tracks of the history and the presence of the Wachau valley! The Welterbesteig consists of the most wonderful hiking ways and traditional paths through the cultural world heritage. The way guides you to unforgettable view points and covers 20 castles and ruins, 3 convents and the Jauerling (the highest hill in the region).


Because of the 3 ferries it is possible to discover both banks of the river. For more information and a hiking map please ask at our reception!

"Genusswandern" in the Wachau

Guided by a HIATA you are exploring, almost daily, the beauty of the Wachau valley. Get more information in the event agenda of Dürnstein.


Calendar of events

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