Vienna, Austria: a Traveller's Dream!

Vienna, Austria is one of those cities in which dreams are made of. The capital of Austria is one of the true jewels of Eastern Europe and boasts a history and culture that are truly unique.

Vienna, Austria: A Traveller's Dream!

 

With a plethora of things to do and see it’s not surprising that nearly 5 million travellers visit Vienna each year.

Please check out our list of things to do in Vienna below and start packing!

 

Top Ten Things to do in Vienna, Austria

  1. Visit Schonbrunn Palace - This amazing Palace has been a tourist attraction since the mid 1800’s and with its 1200 lavishly decorated rooms it's a must see for all visitors.
  2. Indulge in the Viennese Coffee - Vienna is famous for its coffee houses ... the coffee and pastries are to die for.
  3. The Vienna Zoo - From Pandas to Bison, the Vienna Zoo is a great attraction to check out.
  4. Take a Stroll in Stadtpark - Home to the Johann Strauss who composed the “Blue Danube” the park is a great way to spend the day and escape the hustle and bustle of Vienna for awhile.
  5. Visit Prater - This incredible theme park has enough attractions to keep you busy for the day and feature one of the world’s finest Ferris wheels in the world.
  6. Visit the Jewish Museum- The-10-year-old museum has an amazing collection of exhibits and will provide you with a great background of the Viennese Jews.
  7. Tour St. Stephens Cathedral - Built in the 12th century, the Cathedral has survived both, a fire in 1258, and extensive damage during World War 2. It is one of the best representations of Gothic architecture in all of Europe and a focal point of Vienna’s downtown core.
  8. Shop on Mariahilferstrasse - This is the trendiest shopping area in Vienna, full with department stores and small boutiques.
  9. Attend an opera or music concert - Music is a focal point of Vienna and there are an array of options to choose from, like the Vienna boy’s choir and the State opera house.
  10. Take in a performance of the Lipizzaner stallions - There are two options to choose from: you can grab a ticket for the full performance, or witness the morning training sessions.

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