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
info Karlskirche
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
Freyung Passage, Vienna
The Freyung Passage is a beautiful historic arcade linking the Freyung square with Herrengasse. It was built in 1860 as part of the Ferstel Palace and is home to a number of luxury stores.
Peterskirche, Vienna
The Peterskirche is a high baroque church with an overwhelming interior excessively decorated with gilded sculpture groups and magnificent ceiling frescoes.
Karlsplatz, Vienna
Karlsplatz is one of the largest squares in Vienna. Much of it is occupied by the Resselpark, where two beautiful former metro pavilions are located. Overlooking the park is Karlskirche, a glorious Baroque church.
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 Vintage Photo Tour With a Polaroid Camera, Vienna
  • Average Rating:5.0/5 stars
  • Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
From USD
$63.54
Explore Vienna: Daily Waltz Dance Lessons for Couples, Vienna
  • Average Rating:5.0/5 stars
  • Duration: 60 minutes
From USD
$43.90



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