Religious Group Travel

Places of pilgrimage and monasteries in Lower Austria

Austria, 5 days /  4 nights—232 miles

This 5 Day Tour will lead you through Austria. It starts in Linz and leads via Mariazell, Melk and Dürnstein to Krems. On this journey, you can get to know the places of pilgramage and monasteries in Lower Austria.

Itinerary

This itinerary is just one way to experience these famous places. We have a large repertory at our command and can put your dreams into action. Together with you, we create lasting memories.

Day 1

Munich or Vienna
Overnight in the area Munich or Vienna
A

Arrival transfer to hotel in the area Munich or Vienna
Dinner and Overnight

Day 2

Linz and Steyr
Overnight in the area of Mariazell
B + C

Visit of pilgrimage basilica "Seven pains of Mary" in Linz - if possible with Holy Mass
Continue to Christkindl / Steyr with pilgrimage church "Zum goettlichen Christuskind"
Visit of the "Vierkanter Gottes" in Seitensttetten
Dinner and Overnight

Day 3

Mariazell and Maria Taferl
Overnight in the area of Melk
D + E

Visit of the most important place of pilgrimage in Austria - the Basilica of Mariazell with its picture of wooden image of the Virgin Mary - with Holy Mass
Continue to Maria Taferl with pilgrimage basilica
Dinner and Overnight

Day 4

Melk, Duernstein and Krems
Overnight in the area of Krems
F + G + H

Visit of the Baroque monastery Melk with its impressive imperial rooms, marble hall and library as well as the collegiate church and the northern bastion
Afterwards boat trip on the Danube to Duernstein
In Krems visit of Kremsmünster, one of the oldest abbeys of central Europe
Dinner and Overnight

Day 5

Journey home or continue your trip
H

Visit of Goettweig Monastery, founded in 1083 by St. Altmann, bishop of Passau and was added to the UNESCO WorldHeritage List in 2001
Transfer to airport

Services Included

  • 4 × overnightstays (1 x Linz area, 1 x Mariazell area, 1 x Melk area, 1 x Krems area)
  • 4 × breakfast buffet
  • 4 × dinner
  • 1 × coach disposal for the entire stay for 5 days incl. accommodation and half board for the coach driver
  • 1 × tour escort for the entire stay for 5 days incl. accommodation and half board for the guide
  • 1 × admission incl. guided tour of St.Florian Abbey
  • 1 × trainticket for Postlingbergbahn
  • 1 × entranceincl. guided tour of Seitenstetten Abbey
  • 1 × approx. 1 hour city tour in Mariazell
  • 1 × entrance incl. guided tour Melk Abbey
  • 1 × boattrip from Melk to Duernstein
  • 1 × entrance incl. guided tour Kremsmunster Monastery
  • 1 × entranceincl. guided tour Gottweig Abbey
  • 2 × organization of a Holy Mass

Interested in this package?

We are looking forward to talking to you soon.

Denise Buchanan
Canadian &  US Sales Manager
Alin Müller
Germany Office - Dresden