Zwei Radfahrer fahren entlang der Donau am Donauradweg in Au an der Donau.


A small taste of what you can expect, you can see in the video.

Stephanie from the blog Reiselife has embarked on the journey of a lifetime with the DANUBE TRAVEL STORIES to discover Europe on the Danube, rich in contrasts!

One Danube, 6 exciting routes & countless experiences
With DANUBE TRAVEL STORIES you will discover the natural and cultural heritage of the Danube region, and find out what role the Danube river played in European relations, the area's nature, the Roman era, art & culture, trade and spirituality.
DANUBE TRAVEL STORIES are all about sustainable travel, allowing you to discover the Danube region from a whole new angle. An exciting and unforgettable adventure awaits with DANUBE TRAVEL STORIES!
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Route: Linz (AT) - Budapest (HU)

  • Linz (AT) 

  • Bratislava & Čunovo (SK)

  • Szopron (HU) 

  • Komárom (HU) 

  • Esztergom (HU) 

  • Budapest (HU)

This route is for you if ...


... you are interested in history
... you are curious about the importance of Europe in the Danube Region
... you are ready for a lot of variety and cool moments that you would never have planned this way
... you can't miss a portion of art and culture during your city trip
... you can't wait to discover different places in Hungary and Austria


Travel in time, visit an ancient air shelter, check out the paneuropean picnic memorial, climb churches with a spectacular river view, ...


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for the Europe of Contrasts Trail from Linz to Budapest based on the trip by @reiselife with helpful links to experiences & mobility.

Travel inspiration


 Reiselife has embarked on the journey of a lifetime with the DANUBE TRAVEL STORIES to discover Europe on the Danube, rich in contrasts! 

7 Highlights from Linz to Budapest

In her german blog post, Steffi aka #zugfräulein writes about her experiences at the Danube Travel Stories and has summarised 7 highlights of her Danube journey to Budapest. Worth reading!

to her blog
[Translate to Englisch:] Blick von der Basilika in Esztergom auf die Donau © reiselife

Danube Travel Stories @reiselife 

Click through to her highlights on his Instagram channel @reiselife for great impressions of undiscovered places and check out how sustainable traveling along the Danube can be.

see her highlights
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Transdanube Travel Stories

Project co-funded by the European Union Funds (ERDF, IPA)

10 partners from seven countries are engaged in the Interreg project "Transdanube Travel Stories" for sustainable tourism in the Danube region and want to charge the European lifeline with new stories and experiences with new, innovative strategies. The Danube Travel Stories campaign is one activity from this project.

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