The double-community lies in the south-western part of the Waldviertel, at the foot of the Ostrongs with its highest elevation, the Peilstein (1061m).
The communiy Münichreith-Laimbach comprises the main villages Münichreith am Ostrong and Laimbach am Ostrong and is about 25 km from the district capital Melk.
peaceful winter holiday. Cross country skiing is possible in the neighbour community Gutenbrunn/Bärnkopf. The adjoining Yspertal valley provides you with the possibility of ice skating or curling at the Puschacher pond. The endless snow-clad woods invite you to relaxing winter walks.