VINE & LIFE is the spirit of Vienna's Forest region in general and Gumpoldskirchen is the wine capital of this region. This village is not just a wine village and famous for its unique location. For leisure guests, as well as business guests, it also provides a wide cultural and historic heritage. In 1140, Gumpoldskirchen was listed for the first time and in the 14th century it was marked as a court location. Come and experience the town’s 900 year history by waking around town and seeing the old town houses and historic elements.
Gumpoldskirchen offers amazing opportunities for outdoor sports and exercises like playing golf, hiking, Nordic walking, biking and mountain biking trails.
Where VINE & LIFE shape the village there is also an enriched culture to experience.
Gumpoldskirchen people show guests the "LIFE" portion of the spirit of Gumpoldskirchen. Where centuries of "Heurigen" culture is maintained a very warm welcome and a sincere, natural and sustained endeavour for the guest is self-evident.
Gumpoldskirchen is famous since the late 19th century for its winemaking tradition. The place belongs to the wine-growing region Thermenregion. The best known grape varieties, which are vinified here with much love and tradition, are the Zierfandler, the Rotgipfler, the Frührote, the Grüner Veltliner and the Neuburger.
One of the oldest wineries in Austria is the registered as a village (village) "Freigut Thallern", which is managed continuously since 1141 by the Cistercians of the monastery Heiligenkreuz. Although much smaller, Weingut Stift Klosterneuburg - by the way the oldest winery in Austria - also has cultivated land in Gumpoldskirchen.
Visit the longest bar of the world and taste the wonderful world of wine and dine in Austria. More than 80 wineries will present their best wine products in September each year with exiting folk events and a wonderful local spirit in and around Gumpoldskirchen.
Forget your obligations, and unwind as you stroll through the vineyards and sip on delicious wines.
The people of Gumpoldskirchen are proud of their history and likes to showcase the town's traditions. Immerse yourself in the experience.
Visit one, or more, of the vineyards in the area and try some of the local wine paired with scrumptious food.
Take a seat in the shadow of the world-famous Gumpoldskirchen vineyards and enjoy the beautiful views of the rows of vineyards waiting to be harvested to make the excellent Rotgipfler and Zierfandler.
Ask the locals for recommendations on the best restaurants, wineries, and area attractions.
When you visit Gumpoldskirchen you will be delighted by the atmosphere of the town, the friendly citizens, and the beautiful landscapes.
Decide on which wineries you interest you the most, and create a personalized tour.
Take a stroll around town and immerse yourself in the history and charm of Gumpoldskirchen.