Hikers at the summit cross at sunset

Hiking routes around Emmersdorf

Hiking tours to relax and to enjoy

Hike along almost limitless vineyards, rejoice in the apricot blossom, hike through picturesque villages and stop at a tavern: We present to you the most beautiful hiking routes around Emmersdorf because hiking is without doubt one of the favourite holiday activities in the Wachau. Hiking activates the whole body and calms the soul. Connect with nature and experience pleasant deceleration – just as the saying goes: A way’s purpose lies in the route.

14 stages / world heritage trail

One path, many destinations: world heritage trail Wachau

Overview of the 14 stages of the world heritage trail with its 14 villages.

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Hiking time: 14 days 

Magdalenen trail / Emmersdorf

The purpose of this trail is not a complete list of interesting milestones of our region but it is dedicated to show the visitor places where his heart can begin to swing.

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Hiking time. approx. 2 hours

Family hiking trail / hiking trails Melk

Easy hike (7.7 km) starting from Melk towards the Pielachtal valley! Enjoy the family tour and get to know the country and its people.

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Hiking time: approx. 2 hours 

Schallaburg trail / hiking trails Melk

Wonderful 2.5 hours hike with impressive views of Maria Taferl, Ostrong, Artstetten castle, the parish church Leiben, Weitenegg ruin, Melk abbey, Jauerling and Dunkelsteiner Wald.

An easy hike from Melk abbey to Schallaburg castle!

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Hiking time: approx. 2.5 hours