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

  • 100%


    Love this city

    vienna really does know how to do everything right and proper. such a great city with such amazing history and culture. the food is fantastic. the people seem a bit busy but when you catch them, are generally pleasant and nice to talk to. party scene is good too.

    Insider Tip:book a danube tour. bungee jump off the danube tower!!!

  • 80%



    Beautiful city, very cosmopolitan. The Nachsmarkt ended up being our favorite place to get food. Highly recommend checking out some of the baroque buildings (if you're into that). Vienna was a bit more on the expensive side and featured less greenery than other cities we have visited, but it is still beautiful.

  • 90%



    Vienna is HUGE. You'll need at least a week here. Be sure to get tours as there's so much history you won't know just walking around taking pictures of magnificent buildings that all seem the same, but are so different. Club scene isn't all that, but if you're into symphonies and operas you're set for night life! So many stores and well known American brands surprisingly.

  • 60%


    Vienna - August 2015

    The city has nice palaces, gardens as well as museums. Very good architecture. I feel 2-3 days would be sufficient to see the city.

    Insider Tip:Try and see a concert/opera at the Opera Haus.

  • 70%


    See you in 30 years, Vienna!

    We can't wait to go back to Vienna when we're older. We're both 21 at the moment and I feel that we could've happily spent just one day here. It's a place of relaxation and spending money on eating out and drinking... Which we don't have the money to do as students.

    Insider Tip:If you're there during the film festival go down and take a look if only for the food carts!

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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