HOP ON HOP OFF - GREY LINE
Walk in the footsteps of the Romans in the Roman City Quarter Petronell-Carnuntum and visit Palace Schloss Niederweiden and 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 Schloss Hof, Austria's largest rural palace complex. Explore the magnificent noble palace, the artistically laid out terraced gardens and the idyllic manor farm.
At Carnuntum and Schloss Hof there are numerous events taking place all the year round. For example, there are the Spring days in Carnuntum (25th – 26th March), the Roman festival (10th, 11th, 17th, 18th June) as well as the animal olympics (22nd & 23rd April). Some of the highlights at the Schloss Hof are the Easter Market (1st, 2nd, 8th & 9th April), the Spring Garden Days (25th – 28th May) and several guided photo tours. A special exhibition on "300 years Maria Theresia" will take place: Schloss Hof awaits you with the topic "Alliances & Enemies" and Schloss Niederweiden with the topic "Modernizations & Reforms". For further events and more information please visit: www.carnuntum.at and www.schlosshof.at.
With the cheap combination ticket you can enjoy all four locations for the great anniversary exhibition
"300 years Maria Theresia | Strategic | Mother Reformer" with only one admission ticket. Show your ticket to the HOP ON HOP OFF bus to Schloss Hof and Schloss Niederweiden (GREY LINE) and get a 10% discount on the ticket price. Read more: bit.ly/MariaTheresia_2017
The 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