Hainburg an der Donau is a small town in the lower Austria next to the Slovakia boarder. It is reachable by a 37 minutes direct bus from the Slovakia capital Bratislava making it a perfect day trip destination for those who love outdoor adventure/ trekking and a beautiful scenery.

Hainburg an der Donau | Austria

1. THE TOWN

The village itself is very small and quiet for most of the time. It is a perfect retreat from the buzzing big cities.

Houses in Hainburg an der DonauHainburg an der Donau | Austria

Empty street in the town of Hainburg an der DonauHainburg an der Donau | Austria

2. HAINBURG AN DER DONAU CASTLE

The hike is around 15-30 minutes depending on your speed and strength, comfortable footwear is recommended.

Me at the beginning of the hike
Hainburg an der Donau | Austria

A small Austrian village down the mountainHainburg an der Donau | Austria
Me on reaching the castle on the top of the mountainHainburg an der Donau | Austria
Me at the top of Hainburg an der Donau Castle
Hainburg an der Donau | Austria

The view from the mountain top where you can see Slovakia on the other sideHainburg an der Donau | Austria

Hainburg an der Donau | Austria

All in all, despite this being a very short post I hope you enjoy Hainburg an der Donau and its scenery! 🙂

All the best wishes,

Kasidit Vongvatanapuntu (Kay)

Hainburg an der Donau | Austria