Danube health and activity stay
A holiday on the river Danube in Upper Austria stands for unrivaled activities in the outdoors coupled with a huge number of culture treasures in one of Austria's most picture-book holiday destinations. The Danube Region boasts numerous scenic villages and towns, plus the popular Danube cycleway traveling along the dreamlike river shore. Walkers will love the marvelous Donausteig hiking trail covering some 450 kilometers of routes for all ages and abilities. In the winter, the Danube Region in Upper Austria has some of the most romantic spots for passionate winter walkers. Landscapes covered all in white will enchant vacationers and locals alike.
Summer vacation on the Danube in Upper Austria
The river Danube and its surrounding holiday region at the heart of Upper Austria have a lot to offer to vacationers of all ages. Both active days and ultimate relaxation await you here. Among the undisputed highlights ranks the picturesque Danube cycleway leading from Germany through Austria and further on to Hungary: a whole network of truly varied routes for classic cyclists and e-biking fans takes you to the region's most beautiful spots. Hiking aficionados are recommended to explore the scenic Donausteig walking route along the river shore between Passau and Grein - covering incredible 450 kilometers of signposted trails, including also 41 splendid Danube loop routes as an alternative. Linz, the capital of Upper Austria, can be found directly on the river Danube. A charming Austrian town deeply rooted in history, that offers an infinite number of must-sees and dos. An absolute highlight for lovers of traditional sweets is the famous Linzer cake.