vienna
Country : Austria
Currency : Euro (EUR)
Language : German (Austrian German)
Population
City: 1 741 246 (2013)
Metro: 2 374 720 (2013)
Time
Zone: Central European Time (CET)
Vienna
closeVienna, the capital of Austria, boasts an impressive number of palaces, monuments and other landmarks due to its centuries long position as the heart of the Habsburg Empire.
Most of the city's main sights are located in Vienna's compact center or at the boulevard encircling the historic center, which makes it easy to visit the city on foot. Other neighborhoods are easily accessible thanks to the efficient subway.
Random Vienna Highlights
Schönbrunn Palace, Vienna
As soon as the Schönbrunn Palace was completed, it became the favorite residence of the Habsburg family. Its Schlosspark is a magnificent park with numerous monuments and fountains.
Burgtheater, Vienna
The Burgtheater is a grandiose structure built at the end of the 19th century to house the royal theater company , the second oldest still active theater company in Europe.
Neue Burg, Vienna
The Neue Burg was built as an expansion of the Hofburg, the imperial palace of the Habsburg rulers. The opulent building is now home to four museums: a weaponry museum, a museum of musical instruments, a museum of Ethnology and an archaeological museum.
Am Hof, Vienna
Am Hof is a large square in the center of Vienna. The square, originally the site of a castle, is now dominated by the white façade of the Kirche am Hof. In front of the 14th century church stands the black Marian Column.

Random Vienna Tours & Activities
Vienna: 3 Hour Afternoon Christmas Markets Tour, Vienna
  • Average Rating:5.0/5 stars
  • Duration: 3 hours
From USD
$86.63
Small-Group Naschmarkt Food Walking Tour in Vienna, Vienna
  • Average Rating:5.0/5 stars
  • Duration: 2 hours
From USD
$35.81



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