Top 10 things to do in Burgenland

Lake Neusiedl in Burgenland offers an infinite view of the region

Burgenland is unlike anywhere else in Austria. Whereas Austria is known for rugged Alps, pirouette-inducing meadows or the excitement of Vienna, Burgenland sits on the edge of Central Europe’s ...

Region in Austria
Typical length of visit: 4 hours
Rating: 4.1

Top 10 things to do in Burgenland

A Cyclist’s Dream – Lake Neusiedl

A place where the sun shines 360 days a year and the horizon stretches into the distance for what seems like an eternity

A Spring Awakening in Burgenland

Experience thousands of cherry blossoms blooming all throughout Burgendland

Bike and Beach on Lake Neusiedl

Escape to the beach on this easy self-guided cycle tour around Lake Neusiedl

Burgenland: Home of Legends

A piano virtuoso, playboy and abbé, citizen of the world, and self-proclaimed “gypsy musician”

Burgenland: wine region highlights

There is no avoiding the subject of wine when travelling through the province of Burgenland.


Known for its wine production & Lake Neusiedl

Erich Stekovics

Erich Stekovics - more than 3,200 varieties of tomato thrive in his fields near the Neusiedlersee.

Gut Purbach: Fine Art & Cuisine

Chef Max Stiegl enjoys a cult following at Gut Purbach for his authentic cuisine...

Indigo Printing Burgenland

Indigo printing revolutionized the 17th century textile industry is only practiced by two companies in Burgenland today

King of Wines, Wine of Kings

Lined with stately Baroque and Renaissance façades with beautiful portals and heraldic stucco decorations

Open Air Wine Village Museum

Experience the farm life from past centuries in Moschendorf in south Burgenland.

Pannonian Living

Unusual yet typical setting on the sunny side of Austria

Paprika, Pigs and Pike-Perch

Dine in one of the best local estaurants on the east side of Lake Neusiedl, “zur Dankbarkeit” in Podersdorf.

Rust, a home for nesting storks

Magnificent white storks nesting on special nests built above the chimneys

Schärf World

Learn about growing, refining, preparing, and – above all – enjoying coffee.