Waldviertel accommodation is also close to places rich in history. For instance, Zwettl and Altenburg abbeys go all the way back to the early Middle ages. There are also more than a few fortresses including Rosenburg, a splendid Renaissance fortress. There's also Rappottenstein, a medieval castle that looms high into the sky.
Waldviertel boasts various culinary treasures which you can sample at holiday homes Waldviertel. One is fresh carp from local fish ponds and another is potatoes which are commonly served as dumplings. Also popular is Mohnzelten, poppy seed cake made with potato dough. Wine lovers will love the wines from the south. Langenlois, Lower Austria's largest wine producing community is located here in the upper Kamp river valley. Waldviertel accommodation is available in all of these places as well as being a great place to start off your exploration in Lower Austria. The region is also close to the neighbouring state of Upper Austria and to the border of the Czech Republic for the visitors who are wanting to travel further.