Top 10 things to do in Burgenland

Burgenland

Lake Neusiedl in Burgenland offers an infinite view of the region

Burgenland is a region in Austria.

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: 4.5

Top 10 things to do in Burgenland

A Cyclist’s Dream – Lake Neusiedl

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

A Spring Awakening in Burgenland
Experience thousands of cherry blossoms blooming all throughout Burgendland

Bike and Beach on Lake Neusiedl

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

Burgenland: Home of Legends

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

Burgenland: wine region highlights

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

Eisenstadt

Eisenstadt
Known for its wine production & Lake Neusiedl

Erich Stekovics

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

Gut Purbach: Fine Art & Cuisine

Gut Purbach: Fine Art & Cuisine
Chef Max Stiegl enjoys a cult following at Gut Purbach for his authentic cuisine...

Indigo Printing Burgenland

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

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

Open Air Wine Village Museum
Experience the farm life from past centuries in Moschendorf in south Burgenland.

Pannonian Living

Pannonian Living
Unusual yet typical setting on the sunny side of Austria

Paprika, Pigs and Pike-Perch

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

Rust, a home for nesting storks
Magnificent white storks nesting on special nests built above the chimneys

Schärf World

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

Seewinkel National Park

Seewinkel National Park
Participate in a bird-watching tour by foot, canoe, or solar boat and then rejuvenate in the Presshaus restaurant

St. Margarethen Opera Festival

St. Margarethen Opera Festival
Bizarre rock formations on Europe’s largest natural stage form the impressive backdrop for opulent opera productions

The Village of Purbach

The Village of Purbach
Discover an excellent wine and restaurant scene hidden in historic beauty

Umathum Winery

Umathum Winery
To visit the winery is not only a feast for the palate - the architecture of this winery to the use of glass "corks"

Vinatrium Cellars

Vinatrium Cellars
Discover an inexhaustable supply of wines from central Burgenland - and off course taste it...

Vinothek Weinwerk

Vinothek Weinwerk
An exciting fusion of a renaissance building with harmoniously integrated modern architectural modules

Walking in the Pannobile Vineyards

Walking in the Pannobile Vineyards
Explore the mystery and romance of the vineyards of Gols on the east side of Lake Neusiedl.

Wander Bertoni’s Open-Air Museum

Wander Bertoni’s Open-Air Museum
You may be lucky to get a tour by the artist himself and catch a glimpse of his “egg-citing” private collection

A futuristic winery with tradition

A futuristic winery with tradition
A regional wine bar and shop and state-of-the-art winery

Autumn Feast of St. Martin

Autumn Feast of St. Martin
A harvest festival where doors are flung open to welcome guests to taste the young wines and culinary

Blaufränkisch: Burgenland’s grape

Blaufränkisch: Burgenland’s grape
If you love wine, you love the Burgenland and Blaufränkisch.

Burgenland: Land of Castles

Burgenland: Land of Castles
Austria’s youngest state which joined the republic after the monarchy’s collapse following WWI