Country : Austria
Currency : Euro (EUR)
Language : German (Austrian German)
City: 1 674 909 (2008)
Metro: 2 285 988 (2008)
Zone: Central European Time (CET)
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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
Museum of Military History, Vienna
The Heeresgeschichtliches Museum, Vienna's Military Museum, traces the history of the Austrian Army from the start of the 30 Years' War in 1618 until the end of the Second World War in 1945.
Peterskirche, Vienna
The Peterskirche is a high baroque church with an overwhelming interior excessively decorated with gilded sculpture groups and magnificent ceiling frescoes.
Museum of Fine Arts, Vienna
Vienna's Kunsthistorisches Museum is not only home to one of the world's largest collections of paintings, but you'll also find decorative arts as well as artifacts from Egypt, the Antiquity and even Prehistoric artifacts.
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.

Random Vienna Tours & Activities
5-Day Sightseeing Tour from Vienna to Budapest, Vienna
  • Average Rating:3.5/5 stars
  • Duration: 5 days/4 nights
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Kursalon Vienna: Johann Strauss and Mozart Concert, Vienna
  • Average Rating:4.5/5 stars
  • Duration: 2 hours
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Vienna Secession Art Walking Tour, Vienna
  • Duration: 3 hours
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Vienna First District Walking Tour, Vienna
  • Duration: 3 hours
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