Around 7 kilometers distance between Maria Laach (Jauerling plateau) with its meadows and via estate „Schleinkhof“ down to Aggsbach Markt at the Danube for this stage.
Wachau World Heritage Trail: From Maria Laach to Aggsbach Markt
The gothic pilgrimage church of Maria Laach marks the beginning of this stage. Passing „Litzendorfer Kreuzstöckerl“ (wayside shrine)you walk to hamlet Litzendorf. In a big curve the way leads via the Jauerling plateau to secluded „Schleinkhof“ (stamp satation). After a short rise the way leads just down to the Danube valley to Aggsbach Markt, the end of your tour.
Safety informationIn case of an emergency call the mountain rescue Wachau: 140
Tips, hints and links
For restaurants and accommodation we recommend „Best of Wachau“ businesses: www.bestof-wachau.at . You find one „Best of Wachau“ member in Maria Laach.
Further opportunities for restaurants, taverns and cafes and opening hours:
Restaurant „Zum Kranz“ in Aggsbach Markt: end of April till end of October open daily except Monday. Closed during winter, Phone: 0043(0)2712/210.
Cafe&Pub Donauwelle (Danubewave) in Aggsbach Markt: open year-round from Monday to Sunday. (Phone 0043(0)2712/373)
The stamp station is located in Felbring.
Restaurants that are open year-round you can find in Emmersdorf.
The only tavern in Aggsbach Markt: Family Kurz (Phone: 0043(0)676/4730729).
In the small village of Willendorf there is also the tavern of Rudof Schrutz (Phone: 0043(0)2712/543).
Please see the current calendar for opening hours (Heurigenkalender) at www.welterbesteig.at .
More opportunities for accommodation are in Aggsbach Markt.
Getting thereHighway A1 until exit Melk, following B3 to Maria Laach or Aggsbach Markt.