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Kaerntnerstrasse

Neighborhood: Innere Stadt
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Address: Vienna, Austria
Phone Number: 431 512 78 01
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Activities: Shopping, People-watching
Description: One of the city's most popular shopping streets.

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Modern Luxury Shopping in Historic District

Kaerntnerstrasse is a very popular walkway street that exemplifies modern high quality shopping built within the historic district of Vienna Austria. Much to explore and see! I... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 23, 2015
Ezra B
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New York City, New York
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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015 NEW

Kaerntnerstrasse is a very popular walkway street that exemplifies modern high quality shopping built within the historic district of Vienna Austria. Much to explore and see! I visited several shops and I must say that the level of luxury and service in the shops are top notch! The walkway streets are very active with a diverse group of people. Visited... More 

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Sao Paulo, SP
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2015

Kärntner Straße is the most famous street in Vienna, most important and most luxurious. It has stores like Rolex, Hermes, Louis Vuitton, among many other so chic as. It also has popular stores like H&M, Zara and Forever21, several super charming restaurants with tables on the street, Starbucks and even Douglas pharmacy. Even if you are not there to shop,... More 

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Bekkevoort, Belgium
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

Unless the objective of your trip to Vienna is a shopping spree, this street is something you can do without. It's just shop after shop. Something you can find in every European city.

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2015

Just off the Ring Strasse, opposite the Staat Oper the pedestrian shopping strip stretches to Stefanstlatz and the famous Stefansdom, with the tall spiky steeple, which can be seen from many parts of Vienna. The range of shops are varied and interspersed with expensive souvenir shops. Still worth the look.

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Singapore, Singapore
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

How we came to Kaerntnerstrasse is because we were looking to buy Swarovski products as well as Augarten plates. Then we noticed Sky Bar and spent 2 hours pouring over wine and cakes for high tea. Before we realised it, we were here for nearly 4 hours. This is the central shopping area that no travellers can miss. Many bars,... More 

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

Kärntner Straße is the main drag in the centre of Vienna's tourist heartland first district. It runs from the Oper to Stephansplatz, two of Vienna's iconic buildngs. The link between these parts of the central district makes it almost inevitable that a visitor to Vienna will find themselves on Kärntner Straße at some point. The street itself is pedestrianised. Being... More 

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Hong Kong, China
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

Kaerntner Strasse is the important pedestrian street, which connects Stephensplatz (St. Stephen's Square) with Wiener Staatsoper (Vienna State Opera House) in the historic city centre of Vienna. Here you can find hotels, restaurants, bars, historic cafes, shops, souvenirs and important attractions, making this a likely destination for most visitors at some point during their time in Vienna. There is plenty... More 

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Rochester, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

multiple stores that you will be able to get your retail shopping fix. Cafes, souveniours, clothing...you name it you can probably find it. Very impressive swarovski window display... just be mindful of valuables as this is a busy touristy/pedestrian area...

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

There are so many shops.....lane ways, eateries etc....there is a danger to hurry.....take your time ....as there is so much to delight in.....from international designer labels to Viennese fashion. Shop, rest, shop, rest and more shopping. Enjoy!

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Gold Bar, Washington
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

very busy pedestrian only street. Lots of shops, cafes a main street to St Stepan's Cathedral. Enjoyed walking here in the evening.

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