Carnuntum near Vienna
In the Footsteps of the Romans
The archaeological park Carnuntum near Vienna is conveniently located at a few-minutes-drive from the
Boutiquehotel hein. Carnuntum, situated between the townships of Petronell Carnuntum and Bad Deutsch-Altenburg, is the most important Roman settlement on Austrian territory. Today, the archaeological park of Carnuntum has become a tourist highlight where you can walk in the footsteps of the ancient Romans.
Roman Settlement Carnuntum Near Vienna
Emperor-to-be Tiberius led the foundations of the antique Roman settlement Carnuntum: He erected a fortified winter camp in the Carnuntum area in the year 6 AD which evolved into one of the most important cities within the Roman Empire. Detailed reconstructions from Roman buildings, entertaining stories and plenty of interesting information regarding Roman traditions, customs and celebrations will take you back to ancient times when world history was written in Carnuntum.
Watch the archaeologists as they follow the footsteps of the ancient Romans and excavate the remains of Roman culture and have a look at the original pieces of architecture and sculptures intricately crafted by hand.
Vineyard Carnuntum near Vienna
The Roman treasures excavated by archaeologists in the area of Carnuntum near Vienna are as remarkable as its 950 hectares of vineyards. The region of Carnuntum has a long tradition of wine growing stretching back to Celtic times and experienced a glorious epoch under the Romans.
This is why the Heidentor (pagan gate), one of the magnificent excavations in the archaeological park, became the symbol of the wine growing region in Carnuntum near Vienna.
Today, excellent white wines, very harmonious and full of finesse, as well as strong ruby-red wines are produced in this area. Look forward to visiting this unique region and participate in a wine tasting event or evening at one of the numerous wine-growers.
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