vienna
Country : Austria
Currency : Euro (EUR)
Language : German (Austrian German)
Population
City: 1 674 909 (2008)
Metro: 2 285 988 (2008)
Time
Zone: Central European Time (CET)
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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
Albertina, Vienna
The Albertina is both a palace and a museum with a magnificent collection of graphic art that contains works from great artists such as Dürer, Michelangelo and Rubens. The lavish state rooms of the Albertina are also open to the public.
Belvedere, Vienna
The Belvedere is a magnificent baroque palace complex built in the early 18th century for Prince Eugène de Savoy. A trip to one of the museums allows visitors a chance to marvel at the magnificently decorated rooms.
Heldenplatz, Vienna
The Heldenplatz is a spacious square near the former imperial palace of the Habsburg rulers. The square is named after two of Austria's most famous war heroes, who are honored with large equestrian statues.
Schwarzenbergplatz, Vienna
Schwarzenbergplatz is a vast square intersected by wide roads. There are several sights at the square including a fountain, a Soviet monument and a statue of the prince after whom the square was named.

Random Vienna Tours & Activities
Vienna Highlights Bike Tour, Vienna
  • Average Rating:4.5/5 stars
  • Duration: 3 hours
From USD
$33.02
5-Day Best of Austria Tour from Vienna to Salzburg, Vienna
  • Average Rating:4.5/5 stars
  • Duration: 5 days/4 nights
From USD
$490.21
Private Tour: Vienna City Highlights Tour, Vienna
  • Average Rating:5.0/5 stars
  • Duration: Flexible
From USD
$55.56



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