French: Paysage culturel de la Wachau
The Wachau Cultural Landscape is a World Heritage Site in Austria defined by the UNESCO in 2000 and definitely a recommended cultural sightseeing location.
It is on position 44 (62, 66) in our monthly survey..

"The Wachau is a stretch of the Danube Valley between Melk and Krems, a landscape of high visual quality. It preserves in an intact and visible form many traces - in terms of architecture, (monasteries, castles, ruins), urban design, (towns and villages), and agricultural use, principally for the cultivation of vines - of its evolution since prehistoric times."
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