GetYourGuide uses cookies to give you the best possible service. If you continue browsing, you agree to the use of cookies. More details can be found in our privacy policy.

  1. Austria
  2. Vienna
  3. Wachau Valley

Vienna to Wachau: Full-Day Boat Cruise on the Danube

Product ID: 216129
See gallery
Embark on a full-day boat cruise from Vienna to the Wachau region, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Cruise past the hills of Wienerwald and through the fields of Tulln to the beautiful vineyards of Wachau, where you will enjoy an individual tour program.
About this activity
Duration 1 day
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Wheelchair accessible
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

Select participants and date:



  • Experience a wonderful Danube boat cruise past the hills of Wienerwald to the picturesque vineyards of Wachau
  • Enjoy an all-inclusive package with breakfast, lunch, and dinner onboard
  • Sample various types of wine in Tulln
  • Choose between a range of exciting afternoon tour program options
Full description
Explore the Wachau, a fertile valley known for its rich architectural and agricultural heritage. Start your day trip down the Danube River with a delicious breakfast aboard the MS Kaiserin Elisabeth. Afterwards, you will arrive at Tulln, known as the Town of the Roses. Enjoy a presentation by winegrowers from the Donauland-Carnuntum region and taste the local wines.

Back on board, eat a freshly-cooked, three-course lunch while you admire the beautiful scenery along the Danube. In the afternoon, you'll have the opportunity to visit Krems, Dürnstein, Weißenkirchen or Spitz, where you'll find a recommended onshore program. Visit the caricature museum in Krems, a wine tavern in Weißenkirchen or Spitz, explore the historic ruins of castles and monasteries in Dürnstein, or enjoy an e-bike tour from Krems via Loiben to Dürnstein (approximately 8 kilometers).

In the early evening, you will board the boat again for a delicious 3-course evening meal before sailing back into Vienna-Nussdorf around 10:15 pm.

The MS Kaiserin Elisabeth is outfitted for you comfort and enjoyment with two bars and restaurants, a large on-board staff, three decks, and air-conditioning. 
  • Boat cruise from Vienna to Wachau and back
  • Continental breakfast
  • Wine tasting (three types) in Tulln
  • 3-course lunch menu including cheese board
  • 3-course dinner including dessert
What’s Not Included
  • Onshore program

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

Vienna-Nussdorf landing stage Directions by public transport: U4 metro line to Heiligenstadt or U6 metro line to Spittelau. Continue with the D-Wagen to Nussdorf stop, or from the U4 terminal Heiligenstadt with the bus 239 to Nussdorf stop, 380 meters by foot. S-Bahn 40 to Nussdorf Meeting point: 8:30 AM Disembarkment: 8:45 AM

Open in Google Maps ⟶
Important information
Know before you go
Directions to Vienna-Nussdorf landing stage by public transport:
U4 metro line to Heiligenstadt or U6 metro line to Spittelau
Continue with the D-Wagen (runs until 00:30) to Nussdorf stop

S-Bahn 40 to Nussdorf:
Spittelau from 08:04 (daily)/08:34 (Monday - Saturday) Vienna-Nussdorf at 08:10/08:40, approximately 250 meters to the boat from Nussdorfer Platz

GPS: Heiligenstädter Straße 219, 1190 Wien (no parking areas by the pier)
Customer reviews
Overall rating
4.4 / 5
based on 31 reviews
Review summary
Value for money

Organized by