Wachau World Heritage Trail: From Emmersdorf to Melk
The first part oft he stage (Emmersdorf to Melk) leads you up to the village Rantenberg, where you get great panoramic views. Now you always walk downwards further on to castle Luberegg (tavern and restaurant) and also back to the Danube. On the isle Luberegg you will soon reach hydroelectric power station Melk, cross the Danube and enter “Löweninsel” (lion isle) and soon after the old part of Melk city.
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 „Best of Wachau“ members in Emmersdorf and Melk.
Further opportunities for restaurants, taverns and cafes and opening hours:
Tavern Haferkast’n at castle Luberegg: daily from 4p.m., Saturday, Sunday and public holidays opening at 3p.m. (January, February and March closed). Info: www.pichler-wachau.com ; 0043(0)2752 /71777