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
Burgtheater, Vienna
The Burgtheater is a grandiose structure built at the end of the 19th century to house the royal theater company , the second oldest still active theater company in Europe.
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.
Michaelerplatz, Vienna
Michaelerplatz is a square dominated by the Michaelertor, a grand archway leading to the heart of the Hofburg. Opposite are the modern Looshaus and the Michaelerkirche, one of Vienna's oldest churches.
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.

Random Vienna Tours & Activities
Wine Tasting Bike Tour departing Vienna, Vienna
  • Average Rating:5.0/5 stars
  • Duration: 9 hours 30 minutes
From USD
$76.00
Vienna Walking Tour: In the Footsteps of 'The Third Man', Vienna
  • Average Rating:4.5/5 stars
  • Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
From USD
$24.47
Vienna Historical City Tour with Schonbrunn Palace Visit, Vienna
  • Average Rating:4.0/5 stars
  • Duration: 3 hours 30 minutes
From USD
$56.68



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