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One of the city's most popular shopping streets.

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Some shopping tips for you

While Kaerntner strasse is still one of the most popular streets for shopping in Vienna, nowadays the more high luxury shops are rather towards the end of Graben and Kohlmarkt... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 2 weeks ago
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Hasselt, Belgium

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Hasselt, Belgium
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

While Kaerntner strasse is still one of the most popular streets for shopping in Vienna, nowadays the more high luxury shops are rather towards the end of Graben and Kohlmarkt. Nonetheless a few shopping tips, which I hope will interest travellers. For shoes: I can highly recommend the Salamander shoe shop at the start of Kaerntnerstrasse close to the subway... More 

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Rijeka, Croatia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

One of the most famous streets in Vienna is almost always crowded, especially around the Christmas time. But still, it is an elegant street with exclusive shops, nice coffee bars and beautiful buildings.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2016

We visited and walked on Kaerntnerstrasse several times during our visit to Vienna in December 2015 and January 2016. It was very busy between Christmas and New Year's. There are many shops, restaurants and cafes. It is a bit touristy but a nice walk to go from Saint Stephens Cathedral to the Opera which takes less than 15 minutes or... More 

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Thank blairkk25
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2016

Kaertnerstrasse is the busiest pedestrians street in Vienna. It offers everything - from clothes stores to cozy cafes.

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Thank Aida G
Liverpool, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2015 via mobile

This is a huge street that has every type of shop you could imagine from high end international retail outlet's down to local retail shop's. The street roughly is from ST STEPHANS CATHEDRAL to the VIENNA OPERA HOUSE and has a large pedestrian area. But this street is not all about shopping as there are some wonderful bar's and cafe's... More 

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Thank Neil K
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2015 via mobile

Beautiful buildings and architecture, look up and admire. You will almost certainly find yourself wandering asking here at some point, so be sure to appreciate the architectural beauty around you.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2015

Any time of the day, shopping, sightseeing, nightclubs. In winter Glühwein, or anytime Bratwurst. Sit out in summer on terrace of the Coffeeshops, watch the tourists pass by.

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Thank DrekMafefer
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2015 via mobile

The Koroška Street and see in detail because it is the top of the top. Take a look at the famous cathedral or the pride of the city of Vienna...

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2015 via mobile

A charming street. On a three day trip to Vienna this was our daily hangout after a day of sightseeing. You can grab some quick shopping or go to one of the restaurants or cafes. A very charming place

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2015

you have seen Oxford Street, Champs Elysee, Kauffinger Strasse - than this will complete your set. A bid to touristic and nothing you haven't seen before. Department store Steffl is good and the fact that at the beginning and the end are 2 landmarks of Vienna - the opera house and st. stephens cathedral - thunder fountain (donner brunnen) in... More 

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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 center. The Imperial Apartments and the refreshingly demystifying Sissi Museum are must-dos at Hofburg. Spacious squares such as Am Hof and Freyung often host beautiful seasonal and antiques markets.