Guided Tours with a special flair in Waidhofen/Ybbs

Discover the city full of possibilities and be enchanted by the still present traces of the past.

In this city full of possibilities you will find connections with the past that give it a very special flair. With a wide range of different guided tours, you will get interesting insights into history!

City tours

There are many traces in the town centre: from Waidhofen's beginnings, the declines, the small town's glorious times - the city guide takes you on a journey through eventful times. Tours are offered on a variety of themes.

Duration: 1.5 hours
Price: 5,00 Euro per person

Night watchman tour

The night watchman walks through Waidhofen in traditional dress. He tells stories and stories from days long past.

Duration: 2 hours
Price: 8,00 Euro per person

Night watchman tours are also offered for children! A great idea also for a birthday - here you can expect some surprises!

Culinary night watchman tour

The night watchman tells all kinds of stories and stories. On the way you stop in three restaurants and fortify yourself with cider, beer and wine.

Duration: 3 hours
Price: 24 Euro per person (including 3 drinks)

Castle tour

Interesting insights into the history around Rothschild Castle and its owners, residents and users.

Museum tour

The five elements fire, water, earth, wood and metal are omnipresent in life at the "Eisenwurzen". They have left clear traces in the historical and cultural heritage. Waidhofen's history comes alive during an interactive tour in the 5-elements museum.

Duration: 1.5 hours
Price: 11 Euro per person incl. entrance and ascent castle tower

Museum tour for children
Price: 4 Euro per child incl. entrance and ascent Schlossturm

Life in the castle - the museum awakens

Discover the castle AND the museum! Historical personalities guide you through the house and have all sorts of interesting things to tell you from days gone by.

The team from the Schloss an der Eisenstrasse and the RelaxResort Kothmühle have tried out this new guided tour and report on their blog.

Duration: 1.5 hours
Price: 8 Euro per person
Scary tower guide

The tower keeper in historical garb knows many scary stories to tell around the city. Attention: danger of creeps!

Tower tour

The towers of Waidhofen are existing witnesses of an eventful history. Explore with a guide the exhibition "Life 100 years ago" in the town tower or the castle tower with the exhibition "Jurisdiction".

Tours throughout the year

6 January: Cripperlroas to the cribs of the city
February: Free guided tour on the day of the guides
30 April: Maypole guard of the night watchmen
December: On the trail of the Christ Child