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

  • 60%


    Vienna is pretty cool

    Vienna was fun, but having just arrived from Budapest, it wasn't all it was cracked up to be. The city itself is very quiet and pretty. But even the Museums Quarter was overrated. I probably wont go back

  • 90%


    Beautifully Simple

    The city itself isn't overwhelming, but it is just quaint enough to give you a personal feel while also offering everything that a major city can offer. I highly recommend a minimum of 3 days to immerse yourself in everything, and more than a lot of other cities, Vienna is one that outside a planned trip to a heurigan, is a perfect place to not schedule any visits, but just walk around and experience it intimately.

    Insider Tip:Heurigans are wineries at the outskirts of the city, and are by far the most amazing thing I have ever experienced abroad. Granted we had a perfect day for it, but me and a few friends went up to the heurigan, and drank their freshly brewed wine and talked for 8 hours without ever noticing the time going by. The heurigan we went to, Weinbau Zawodsky was perched in the countryside on a hill, and looked out over the city of Vienna. Keep it quiet though, we were the only non-Viennese, and that made it great.

  • 90%



    Beautiful city with many things to see and do. Great food and atmosphere. really enjoyed the city although it was only for a day.

  • 70%


    Beautiful Vienna

    There's a fair amount of things to see in Vienna but unfortunately I was only there for one day so I didn't get to do it all. I would definitely go back though. It's a beautiful city.

  • 90%


    so in love with Vienna

    amazing city, such a shame we couldnt stay longer! very clean and easy to move around, very nice food. You have to go to Cafe Hawelka- best cafe in the city!

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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