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The historic centre of Vienna is rich in beautiful architecture, including Baroque castles and gardens, as well as the late-19th-century Ringstrasse lined with grand buildings, monuments and parks.
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
Innere Stadt, Vienna, Austria
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We spent 6 days in Vienna. I recommend you buy a Vienna pass if you are interested in touring the museums and palaces located in the historic area. In most cases you can just walk in with your pass and bypass the lines. The historic...More

Thank neko100
Reviewed yesterday

Historic buildings surrounded by lots of green space. Vienna really does live up to its reputation as one of Europe's gems. The public transport system is cheap and effective making exploration of the centre quick and easy.

Thank Jpsale
Reviewed yesterday

the centre of Vienna has more than enough museums for a weeks holidays, if you have more time then taking tram rides to the other palaces and war museum for example are just 10-20 mins away

Thank PIH1958
Reviewed 2 days ago

We found the best way to see the city was to buy a 24-hour travel pass (from any station ticket machine) and just hop on / off the trams. It's a little confusing at first but you soon get the hang of the tram system...More

1  Thank Anton V
Reviewed 2 days ago

Rick Steves guidebooks are great! They always have such interesting historical and other tidbits. And whoever does the art history for his guides is great.

Thank greendiane
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

A stop by the Stephansplatz will give you a quick dose of Viennese history and sites. The platz features many interesting restaurants and coffee shops which give you a one stop view of the city. I still suggest going to one of the many palaces...More

Thank GourrmetGourmand
Reviewed 2 days ago

Truly the heart of Wien lies here. You can feel the City strolling around the Stephenplatz. The city has its warmth and beauty spread all across. The St Stephen Church is a historic place and so nicely maintained. You can spend hours sitting across this...More

1  Thank Abhijit19
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We spent a day wandering around the city centre and all the architecture is mind blowing. We following the city walk 1&2 which are outlined in a map you can get from the tourist information centre. What in incredible place. It's generally not too crowded...More

1  Thank Leanne B
Reviewed 3 days ago

I’m amazed by the city. So mush to see. The architecture is awesome. It is clean, easy to get around, accessible with public transport. Simply loved it. Impossible to visit everything in 5 days but what we did we liked. If not already in your...More

Thank JLC-mtl2015
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Visited Vienna for 3 days and it blew my mind away! What to wear Comfortable smart casuals with a pair of sneakers. This will help you to walk around the centre easily Check the weather Vienna was hot in September but might be cold in...More

1  Thank Anusha17
Inner City
In Vienna's best-known district, pedestrian boulevards
Kärntner Strasse and Graben connect you with landmarks
such as the Wiener Staatsoper (Vienna State Opera),
Vienna’s iconic Stephansdom (St. Stephen’s Cathedral)
and the vast compound of Hofburg, the Habsburgs’
former Imperial Palace. Peek down side streets such as
Annagasse and Weihburggasse, and Graben’s Seilergasse
and Habsburggasse, to get a feel for the centre. The
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My wife and I stayed in Vienna last summer and found the food similar to other major European cities we've visited, Vienna is, unsurprisingly, a sophisticated city. We ate in a Michelin starred restaurant whose quality was... More
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Hi I am resident in vienna, my hints have a look at Steigenberger in Herrengasse, park hyatt is a very elegant and Lamée ( new rooftop bar) or Topazz are cool design hotels, hope you like it :)) barbara
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