Retz vintage festival
23.09. – 25.09.2022
Day 1 – arrival
Travel with us to the Weinviertel. A region that is characterized by excellent wines, a natural and down-to-earth cuisine and enchanting vineyards. During our journey we will, among other things, make a stop in Kefermarkt to visit the important pilgrimage church there. Afterwards you have time to relax in the Blockheide Nature Park and to marvel at the naturally formed stone giants and wobbly rocks. Another special feature is offered to us a little later in a forest glassworks. There we will be introduced to the centuries-old tradition of glassmaking. In the evening, while eating together, we look forward to the coming days full of anticipation.
Day 2 – City tour – Phylloxera Express
After breakfast we dive into the special history of the city. Starting from one of the most beautiful market squares in Austria, we are shown the special features of the city and, as a highlight, we visit one of the largest, historic wine cellars. With its labyrinth of tubes and tunnels, which reach a total length of 20 km, the centuries-old building is a special experience. Then explore some of the most enchanting places in Lower Austria on the nostalgic wine and pleasure train. You enjoy the most beautiful train connection between the Weinviertel and the Waldviertel. You can round off this day by visiting the Retz vintage festival.
Day 3 – Retz vintage festival – journey home
“Joie de vivre, passion and hospitality” – with this the Retzer vintage festival cordially invites its visitors to a must-attend event of the year. Today we visit the festival together and let ourselves be inspired by a colorful mix of the best Weinviertel party mood, live music, wine tasting, an amusement park and many other highlights for old and young. Of course, a look at the famous fountains from which wine flows should not be missed. In the afternoon, after three eventful days, we start our journey home.