Available from 1st March 2017
HOP ON HOP OFF - GREY LINE
Walk in the footsteps of the Romans in the Roman City Quarter Petronell-Carnuntum or in the Museum Carnuntinum of the Roman city Carnuntum and visit the Palace Schloss Hof, Austria's largest country palace complex.
Join us on our HOP ON HOP OFF bus and journey through time from the Romans, to the Baroque period, up to the present time. Our bus takes you from Vienna to the Roman City Quarter Petronell-Carnuntum. Discover how the Romans lived in their daily lives in a reconstructed town quarter, showing a town house, a town villa, a thermal bath and a partial reconstruction with the only maintained floor mosaic of Carnunutm. It will take you on a journey to the 4th century B.C.
Our next stop is Schloss Niederweiden - an architectural jewel and real insider's tip! Highlights awaiting visitors include the delicate Chinese murals in the ceremonial hall and the authentically equipped and furnished Baroque game kitchen. Once owned by Prince Eugene of Savoy, this former hunting lodge still possesses a singular charm.
Finally, we show you the Palace Schloss Hof, Austria's largest rural palace complex. Explore the magnificent noble palace, the artistically laid out terraced gardens and the idyllic manor farm.
With your HOP ON HOP OFF ticket you receive a 10 % discount on tickets of Palace Schloss Hof, Palace Schloss Niederweiden and Carnuntum (ticket must be valid on the same day).
At Carnuntum and Schloss Hof there are numerous events taking place all the year round. For example, there are the Spring days in Carnuntum (26th – 28th March), the Roman festival (28th May – 12th June) as well as the animal olympics (22nd & 23rd April). Some of the highlights at the Palace Schloss Hof are the Easter Market (1st, 2nd, 8th & 9th April), the Spring Garden Days (26th – 28th May) and several guided photo tours. A special exhibition on "300 years Maria Theresia" will take place: Palace Schoss Hof awaits you with the topic "Alliances & Enemies" and Palace Schloss Niederweiden with the topic "Modernizations & Reforms". For further events and more information please visit: www.carnuntum.co.at and www.schlosshof.at.
The HOP ON HOP OFF - GREY LINE operates from 18th March - 26th November 2017.
There HOP ON HOP OFF - GREY LINE runs every Saturday & Sunday (18.3.-26.11.2017) as well as on public holidays (17.4., 1.5., 5.6., 15.6., 15.8., 26.10., 1.11.) and bridge days (26.5.2017).
Vienna - Schloss Hof: 10:00am, 12:20pm, 3:30pm
Schloss Hof - Vienna: 11:10am, 2:20pm, 4:55pm