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Nationalpark Neusiedler See - Seewinkel

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We rented a bike-boat on the lake, it was fun! They also allow dogs on these boats, but not the... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2018
Pinar C
Istanbul, Turkey
Return trip after the last in 1984!

I am not 100% sure this is the right place for this review but it is as close as I can find... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2018
Norwich, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 28 August 2018

We rented a bike-boat on the lake, it was fun! They also allow dogs on these boats, but not the motorboats.

Thank Pinar C
Reviewed 7 August 2018

I am not 100% sure this is the right place for this review but it is as close as I can find. Having visited the area in 1984 I can agree with other reviews the area as a whole is not as good for birds...More

Thank WylieNorwich
Reviewed 8 June 2018

An interesting area that is worth preserving, easy to explore on foot, by bike or by car. I would like to see fewer vineyards: they are picturesque but of little value for nature and probably extract too much water, but the area still has plenty...More

Thank STS_UK
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

We've been here a few times, and although good, we get the feeling it is deteriorating in regards to birding. The vineyards and their management is not at all eco friendly. A shame as the wines are excellent. Gas gun bird scarers are everywhere. It...More

1  Thank ProfIan
Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

We cycled 2 days in this area. Very well conserved, good feeling of being in the reserve and many stops with watchtowers or zdditional explanation. The landscape is beautiful, though not spectacular. Do not expect to be overwhelmed by a lot of wildlife. We enjoyed...More

2  Thank Sparrow_from_Belgium
Reviewed 25 June 2017

A quiet peaceful area of vineyards , birds and the Neuseidler See. We spent two nights here in route to Salzburg and found it fascinating. Took the horse drawn carriage ride through the national park with Vinzenzhof Gangi at 7142 Illmitz, and loved the country-side,...More

1  Thank SpringValleyCarol
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

A great national park with lots of wildlife and birds. We took the horse drawn carriage ride and it was wonderful!

1  Thank luvtotravel0330
Reviewed 28 May 2017

If you happen to be in the neusiedler see in Burgenland szate then you must visit this place. It does not deepened on a certain time of the year in order to enjoy this place, if you are visiting this area you will be exploring...More

Thank Didawi
Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

Great place for bird watcher and the white donkeys do worth the 2 km walk. Moreover, it is free of charge.

Thank Johnny Y
Reviewed 18 September 2016

Had a great walking tour ourselves around the lake, many highlights, lots of lovely fauna and flora to see.

Thank Wendyb00
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