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Stephansplatz

Historic City Centre, Vienna, Austria (Innere Stadt)
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Ranked #28 of 411 Attractions in Vienna
Type: Landmarks/ Points of Interest
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

Stephansplatz is a busy and lively center of Vienna, great spot for people watching and shopping. You will not regret for taking a break in any of the coffeehouse no matter before or after your visit to the Stephansdom. Most of the outdoor cafes there are rather expensive as it is one of the main tourist spot, we would recommend... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

The outdoor cafés are expensive and not that great in terms of quality of food and drink, but great for people watching and atmosphere. So for your visit to Vienna, come and grab a seat at an outdoor cafe and get a feel for all that's around. We stopped for a coffee/kids juice break before going to St. Stephan's cathedral... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

Going to Vienna is like going back in time. Every where we walked we saw different architecture. Best time to go is near Christmas,but during the summer is great too. Their desserts are delish and so is the coffee. We stayed 2 weeks and we tried to go to local eateries outside of the city, the Snitchel was really good.... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

Stephansplatz is the bustling centre of Vienna. I love the way the U-Bahn has a lift which opens directly onto the plaza, making it ultra easy to get in & out of town. If you do St Stephen's Catacomb you get shown tunnels under this plaza and realise that it is the site of a huge graveyard of plague victims.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

Its the center of Vienna. Streaming with people , sightseeing, shopping , lazing around. Plenty to see and do in Stefansplatz.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

Really lovely place to visit with lots of historic buildings, good restaurants and cafes. Lovely place to visit dring the day and at night. It is always busy. During evenings/ nights it is excellent for a stroll.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

a great street for the shoppers and also close to many more restaurants and attractions in Vienna. the cathedral's bells add to the nice atmosphere.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

Nice place. There are a lot of restaurants and shops. You may spend here hours. It is the centre of the Vienna. If you go to Vienna , you must go there at least once.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

The heart of Vienna always very crowded. Around here you can see fantastic buildings with nice architecture and if you like shopping this place is for you.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

Stephansplatz is right in the heart of the city. The surrounding buildings have such wonderful designs. It's definitely worth a visit.

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