Are you planning a trip to Vienna? We're here to help! Our Vienna travel guide includes all the information you need to have the best possible time in one of Europe's most important cities.
Why visit Vienna?
Vienna is a captivating mix of old and new; Vienna is gastronomy: a cultural melting pot in which you can find dishes from every world cuisine, complemented perfectly by delicious Austrian pastries and excellent coffee; Vienna is music, the home of great composers such as Strauss, Beethoven and Mozart and the host to world-renowed opera; Vienna is culture, with more than 100 museums to choose from.
Thanks to its unique charm, Vienna will be the backdrop to many incredible memories that will stay with you forever; spend a quiet evening at the opera, wander through its historical centre under the watchful gaze of the cathedral or enjoy a Viennese coffee accompanied by a slice of delicious Sachertorte chocolate cake.
Preparing for your visit
If you're planning a trip to Vienna and don't know much about the city, learning about its history is a great start. The next steps are to have a read of our practical information about travelling to Vienna, as well as checking out the different areas and places to see. Then you could have a look and see which museums interest you the most.
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Attending a classical music concert in the Golden Hall of the Musikverein is a must if you're in Vienna. Experience Mozart's most famous works in an unforgettable setting!
Explore Vienna's most famous synagogue on this guided tour of the Stadttempel. We'll learn all about the history of this community and why it's so important in the Austrian capital.
With this entrance ticket to the Belvedere Museum, you'll visit one of the most important art collections in Austria. You can see famous works like Klimt's The Kiss!
Discover the attractions of the Austrian capital with this walking tour of Vienna that includes a guided tour of the State Opera House, one of the most iconic buildings in the city.
Learn about the lives of the famous people who have marked the history of Austria's capital with this tour through the Vienna Central Cemetery, the third-largest in Europe!
On this tour to Český Krumlov from Vienna, you'll explore this beautiful medieval village on the banks of the Vltava River as you learn its fascinating history.
Why is our Vienna travel guide the best?
We've travelled round Vienna and got to know the city so that we can give you the best recommendations and most helpful advice to make the most of your time and money. This is a guide for travellers by travellers.
The information and practical details in this guide are up to date as of September 2020. If you see an error or something that you think we should change, please contact us.