Austria is a region known for its beautiful small towns and soaring hilltops. It is worthy to note that numerous enchanting and fairy tale towns can be found in Austria. The small town of Durnstein is nestled at the northwest end of Vienna very proximal to the Danube River. The little-walled town will captivate you with many historical sites like the beautiful Durnstein Abbey with its famous blue tower. It will also please you to know that one of the beautiful areas of this town is the vineyards which produce tasty wines. Click the next ARROW to see the next photo!