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The region of Puszta“ and reed-belts, where lovely vineyards are seen on the horizont, is Austrias youngest UNESCO-Worldheritage area – the region of Lake Neusiedl. Explore the Pannonian lowlands around the largest steppe lake of Central Europe. The lake is located in the southeast of the Danube Metropolis Vienna. This region offers the largest, aligned bike path net in Austria. Here you will find a national park, where more then 250 different types of birds are living. Vacation in the national park „Lake Neusiedl“ signifies „Puszta Romance“, a mild climate until late fall, well equipped bike paths in a picturesque landscape with its manifoldly wild life, flora and numerous bathing and leisure facilities. You will find plenty of wine producing villages around the lake, imposing castles and the historical, Hungarian city of Sopron with its beautiful medieval city center.
Individual Arrival. Free Parking in front of the hotel available. Check-in, bike hand-over.
Along the bike path you´ll find picturesque villages and quiet towns through slightly hilly landscapes until you arrive in Rust, “The Village of the Storks”. Return back to Podersdorf by ferry and enjoy the cozy warm shafts of the sunlight.
The wines from this region are very famous and delicious. During your ride through the extensive vineyards and rolling hills you will enjoy the wonderful lake-view. The castle of Halbturn is renowned and the most significant Baroque building of Burgenland. Maybe you´ll see the coloured bee-eaters which are breeding in sandy holes during the summer.
“Lacken” (little lakes) are definitely worth visiting. Most of them are less than 50 cm deep and partly consist of salt water. These “Lacken” are the reason for the variety of Flora in this region. You will pass by swamps, reed-fields and vineyards, where the grapes are acclaimed worldwide for world-class wines. Today is also the perfect day for a sidetrip to the St. Martins Thermal bath – one of Austria’s most beautiful thermal baths.
The ferry takes you to the southern town of festival Mörbisch. You continue cycling on to the Hungarian side of the lake and reach Sopron, which is located near the border. Sopron is a city that is rich of historical heritage and which has many sights to see. A special recommendation near the Austrian-Hungarian border is the wine-grower house “Raspi” in the town of Fertöràkos. The menu card starts with fillets of lamb and presents lots of different, exquisite specialities.
Start today’s journey by ferry to the other side of the lake. You will be guided alongside vineyards and extensive cherry orchards. Wonderful views over the Hungarian Lowlands will be a reward for you after a few short uphill stretches on today’s tour. Return by ferry back to Podersdorf.
Take a day to relax and regenerate. Enjoy the lake with its numerous leisure facilities, such as sailing, surfing or swimming. Joining the hotel´s wellness area would be another option.
Either departure well recovered or if you still have some more time, take another day to visit the capital city of Austria, Vienna (reachable within 1 hour by bus). Please contact us for your needs; we stay at your disposal.
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|Dates||01.04 – 24.04 and 01.09 – 11.10||25.04 – 30.05||31.05 – 31.08|
|Double room standard||449€||479€||579€|
|Single room standard||649€||679€||779€|
|Double room with extra bed lake view||599€||679€||789€|
|Double room with lake view||599€||679€||789€|
|Single room with lake view||669€||749€||859€|
|Extra night dbl room||60€||70€||70€|
|Extra night in dbl room with lake view||90€||105€||105€|
|Extra night single room||85€||98€||98€|
|Extra night single room with lake view||95€||111€||111€|
|Discount extra bed||
|St. Martin´s Spa Lodge||
The popular and family managed 4-Star-Comforthotels Seewirt & Haus Attila are located directly on the beautiful banks of Lake Neusiedl. The bank area is free of reed and a large lawn for sunbathing offers a relaxing view to the lake.
The high visibility to the lighthouse, the direct contact to the water and the fantastic view make these hotels to the top address for people who are searching for relaxation, sport, families and cyclists. One look outside your room and you see all the way to the Hungarian mainland.