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Wein & Wachau

Kirchenplatz 5, Melk 3390, Austria
+43 2752 54987
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“town square” (2 reviews)
Kirchenplatz 5, Melk 3390, Austria
+43 2752 54987
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Touring around was pleasant cool. When people come and go, Also having their own itinerary making their own way around the town. From below we tried to look up many times to see the Abbey from where we were. It is still there imposing and...More

Thank MijnlieverdFH
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This quaint town is worth a check before or after seeing the Benedictine Abbey. Make sure you check out all the nooks and crannies of the couple of streets.

Thank Adventure Diva
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Enjoy an easy walk around this fascinating little town. Nothing seems to open before about 9 o'clock so you can have a lovely stroll without many people being around. The town is famous for it's Benedictine Abbey but make sure you look at the rest...More

Thank Michael N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Melk's Abbey is the key highlight of the town, with its Benedictine Abbey towering over the area like a watchful eagle perched on high. Where did the monks get such good real estate? Well, Melk Abbey was in fact a castle before it was a...More

Thank JuiTeoh
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

If you like small quaint towns where you enjoy ur small walks, have wine this is a must visit. I personally loved it

Thank N K
Reviewed 26 March 2017

Just got back from this exciting day tour with my daughter where we met beautiful people from Sweden, Florida & Michigan. Topping in the list is our fantastic Italian tour guide, Marco, who was so welcoming. We had a taste of the best of Welk...More

Thank kit j
Reviewed 22 November 2016

Durchinstein is asmall village on the bank along the side of the Danube.there is chapel with the graves of world two soldiers and a smaller chapel with the bones and skulls of the enermy soldiers. the chapel is named after st michael. the views from...More

2  Thank sgrech25
Reviewed 17 October 2016

After visiting the abbey, took a short walk to the town (main pedestrian shopping area). Wife and i found the area very charming with restaurants and shops. Area is not large and can easily be walked within an hour. We stopped by a store that...More

1  Thank Thomas E
Reviewed 16 August 2016

We walked around the town early one morning and it was very quiet and very few tourist. Got busier later on. The town is lovely with pplentiful bars, cafes, restaurants, hotels, apartments etc. The retail shops had wonderful ways of displaying their goods but the...More

2  Thank Keith J
Reviewed 5 August 2016

After visiting the Melk Abbey, we opted to walk through Melk on our way back to the ship instead of taking the bus back. It was a very nice village w/ shops and cafes(though I thought the clothing shops were extremely expensive for such a...More

3  Thank Sue M
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Is it necessary to have tickets in advance for train from Vienna to Melk? How about for the scenic boat ride (day) trip. Is it advise able to get tickets in advance. We will be in Bienna in 2 days. What is a good inexpensive hotel to book on Vienna close to the railroad
19 October 2015|
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Is it cold in October to take the boat from Melk
19 October 2015|
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Is there a way to mail order the brandy?
23 June 2015|
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