City Guide Vienna, Austria

Visiting Vienna

Vienna is a city full of surprises. For every breathtaking building you expect to see, there are another two beside it that you don’t. Due to its passionate relationship with classical music grand theatres and ornate opera houses adorn the city centre, but it is also a city bursting with bars and clubs that would feel at home in the hippest of cities. And while it was the seat of the Habsburg Dynasty for so many years, you can live like a king here without upsetting your bank balance.

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Vienna City Reviews

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    Great city for culture, not party

    Vienna is a beautiful city, full of cultural options such as museums, concert halls, operas and old palaces. Most famous tourist attractions are close to each other at the old city, but a bike ride to the other neighborhoods is worth.

    Insider Tip:It's possible to get free standing tickets to most operas and concerts. For the main opera house, they are sold only on the day of the presentation, so you need to get there 3 hours ahead. For the Musikverein (the concert hall), you can buy them in advance.

  • 90%


    Viena is just beatiful. The people is very welcoming. There are so many things t do, so many museums to go and so many cultral activities to do in the city.

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    Royal City with modern approach

    I wish to live & grown up my family at Austria, especially at VIENNA.. :) They called it Vienna but I called it Heaven.

  • 80%


    History and Ambience

    Vienna is renowned for being a nice city. The museums are especially impressive - especially if you're under 19, as entry is free!

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    Vienna in September

    The weather was pretty bad when I was in Vienna. It was pretty cold and it was raining a lot. I liked the atmosphere and the building, but I expected a bit more of it..

    Insider Tip:Free walking tour

Austria: Itinerary

With a history spanning over 2,000 years, Vienna has the architecture and attractions to make for the perfect break away. Restaurants serve top quality food, museums to interest everyone and a lively enough nightlife to keep you up until the early hours. All in all, the Austrian capital has something for everyone.

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