Stift Melk - UNESCO-Welterbe

Abbey Park & Baroque Pavilion

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Before or after the abbey visit the abbey park invites you to linger. The Baroque garden pavilion with exotic frescoes, the “Paradise Garden”, the Jardin Méditerranéen, the Jardin Oriental, the thought-provoking “St. Benedict’s Path”, the “Talking Stones”, the campfire circle, the historical water basin, 250-year-old linden trees and many more accents wait to be discovered.

~10-15 min Exotic frescoes | Baroque Pavilion
~20-30 min Paradise Garden
~50-60 min Highlights

Guided tour of the abbey park:
can be booked for every day between May and October between 9.00 am and 4.30 pm. The group learns more about the abbey grounds during a guided walk through the park (approx. 70 minutes). Fee for the guided tour: € 60,00

 

Before or after the abbey visit the abbey park invites you to linger. The Baroque garden pavilion with exotic frescoes, the “Paradise Garden”, the Jardin Méditerranéen, the Jardin Oriental, the thought-provoking “St. Benedict’s Path”,  the “Talking Stones”, the campfire circle, the historical water basin, 250-year-old linden trees and many more accents wait to be discovered.

From May to October the visit of Melk abbey’s park and the Baroque garden pavilion is included in the entrance ticket for the abbey.

Before or after the interior visit of the abbey, the park invites guests to relax.

The Baroque garden pavilion with its exotic frescoes, the Paradise Garden, the Mediterranean Garden, the Oriental Garden, Saint Benedict’s Path with texts for meditation, old linden trees and many other accents are waiting to be discovered.

Duration (visit without guided tour):

  • Visit of the lower level of the abbey park, with the Baroque garden pavilion: approx. 30 minutes or longer…..
  • Visit of the entire abbey park: approx. 30-60 minutes or longer…

Guided visits in the abbey park (for groups):

  • The abbey park – now and then:
    During a walk through the abbey park (approx. 60 minutes) guests get to know the different areas of the park and learn about its history.
    price for groups (min. 20 persons / max. 30 persons): € 70.00

Guided visits in the park are possible every day between 9.00 am and 4.30 pm, from May to October, with prior reservation.

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