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
Prater, Vienna
Prater is a large recreational area best known for its amusement park and in particular its giant wheel. But Prater is also popular for its natural assets: meadows, streams and patches of woodland.
Maria-Theresien-Platz, Vienna
Maria-Theresien-Platz is a square that was laid out in the 19th century as part of an ambitious project to create a new museum complex. At the center stands a large monument dedicated to empress Maria Theresa.
Graben, Vienna
Graben is a pedestrianized shopping street in the center of Vienna. In the middle of the street stands a Baroque monument erected here to commemorate the end of the Plague epidemic of 1679.
Stephansdom, Vienna
Vienna's Cathedral, the Gothic Stephansdom, was built in the 14th century at the site of an earlier church, of which two towers were incorporated. The majestic south tower still rises high over the city center.

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Vienna Secession Art Walking Tour, Vienna
  • Duration: 3 hours
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5-Day Sightseeing Tour from Vienna to Budapest, Vienna
  • Average Rating:3.5/5 stars
  • Duration: 5 days/4 nights
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Vienna City Walking Tour, Vienna
  • Average Rating:4.5/5 stars
  • Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
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