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Vienna: Schönbrunn Palace and Melk Abbey Private Tour

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Experience 2 of Vienna's must-see sites in 1 day. Skip-the-line to enter Schönbrunn Palace and visit Melk Abbey. Enjoy guided tours at each location and comfortable transfers with a private driver.


  • Visit 2 of Vienna's most famous attractions in 1 day with live commentary
  • Use your skip-the-line tickets to enter Schönbrunn Palace
  • Visit Melk Abbey and learn fascinating history about the Benedictine Monks
  • Admire the scenic beauty of Wachau Valley and its vineyards
  • Enjoy comfortable car-transfers between sites


Visit Schönbrunn Palace and Melk Abbey on this private tour with transfers. Enter Schönbrunn Palace with skip-the-line tickets and admire the elaborate designs of its rooms and gardens. Visit Melk Abbey and be impressed by its location on the hilltop. Your tour begins at your accommodation in Vienna, from where the driver will take you to Schönbrunn Palace. Avoid the long queue thanks to your included skip-the-line tickets and enjoy exclusive knowledge from your private guide. Explore the palace's magnificent interiors, learn its fascinating history, and discover Austrian heritage. Explore Rococo-style apartments of Emperor Franz Joseph and his wife Elisabeth. Step inside over 40 rooms and hear fascinating stories spanning 3 centuries from your guide. Be charmed by the palace's beautiful gardens around see Schönbrunn's unique synthesis of Baroque art. After Schönbrunn, hit the road with your English-German speaking driver and drive through Wachau Valley to reach Melk. On the way, see landscapes full of vineyards. The drive takes approximately 1-hour maximum. Arrive at Melk Abbey and walk around to explore the abbey's park with its baroque garden pavilion. Marvel at exceptional architecture from the outside and step inside where a guide will lead you through the museum, the Marble Hall, balcony, library, and church with amazing chapels and decorations. After your visit to the abbey, take a walk around the village and see a hidden local gem, the Parish Church of Assumption of Mary. Head back to Vienna where your driver will drop you back off at your hotel.


Hotel pickup and drop-off English-German speaking driver Skip-the-line ticket to Schönbrunn Palace 1-hour guided walking tour in Schönbrunn Palace Entrance fee to Melk Abbey 1-hour guided walking tour in Melk Abbey 1-hour of free time in Melk Private guide for the entire duration (if option selected)

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