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
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.
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.
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.
Volksgarten, Vienna
The Volksgarten, a public park near the imperial palace in Vienna, was created between 1820 and 1823 after the fortifications around the palace were torn down by Napoleon.

Random Vienna Tours & Activities
Day Trip to Salzburg from Vienna, Vienna
  • Average Rating:4.5/5 stars
  • Duration: 1 day
From USD
$143.77
Alternative Pub Crawl in Vienna, Vienna
  • Average Rating:5.0/5 stars
  • Duration: Flexible
From USD
$18.11



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