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Trail Running in the Vienna Woods

Trail Running in the Vienna Woods

Duration:2 hours total
Includes:Food
Languages:Offered in English

About your host

I am an English native speaker who is fluent in German, and I have lived in Vienna for almost 5 years. Most tourist guides of Vienna talk about the art, the music or the architecture, but for me the undiscovered pearl of the city is the Wienerwald – the huge forest that fringes the city. Since I moved here I have spent many hours running around the woods, and I now know them like the back of my…
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What we’ll do

We will meet at the Kahlenberg, with its iconic church that looks out over Vienna. The run starts off on an undulating fire road, with views of woodland to the north stretching out below. After this easy start it starts to get tough as we climb up and out of the valley, before doubling back and tackling the infamous Hermannskogel climb, which at 542m is the highest point in Vienna. After stopping…

What else you should know

Accidents *can* happen. Medical insurance is recommended. There are also ticks in the woods. Preferably you should be inoculated, but you should at least check for bites. Also, there will be hills!!

What I’ll provide

Snacks
Energy gels for the run if needed (please inform me of any allergies). A coffee/beer or other refreshment at the end.

What to bring

Guests should bring sensible running shoes and clothing based on the weather, suncream if necessary, a waterproof and a mobile phone.

Where you'll be

We'll start and finish at the Kahlenberg, and the run will take in a good portion of the Wienerwald, including a climb up to the 'Hermannskogel', the highest point in Vienna. There are stunning views throughout.

Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 5 guests aged 18 and up can attend.

More tips

Accidents *can* happen. Medical insurance is recommended. There are also ticks in the woods. Preferably you should be inoculated, but you should at least check for bites. Also, there will be hills!!
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Trail Running in the Vienna Woods
New experience
€60 / person
New experience
€60 / person