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
Rathaus, Vienna
Vienna's Neues Rathaus (new city hall) was built at the end of the 19th century in a Gothic Revival style. At the top of its 100 meter tall tower stands a statue known as the Rathausmann.
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.
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.
Schönbrunn Palace, Vienna
As soon as the Schönbrunn Palace was completed, it became the favorite residence of the Habsburg family. Its Schlosspark is a magnificent park with numerous monuments and fountains.

Random Vienna Tours & Activities
Vienna Super Saver: Salzburg Day Trip plus Vienna City Hop-On Hop-Off Tour, Vienna
  • Average Rating:3.5/5 stars
  • Duration: 13 hours (Salzburg day trip) and 48-hour ticket (V
From USD
$142.54
5-Day Sightseeing Tour from Vienna to Budapest, Vienna
  • Average Rating:3.0/5 stars
  • Duration: 5 days/4 nights
From USD
$472.88



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