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In Vienna, the coffee house isn’t just a hangout: it’s an institution. Lingering over a newspaper with a pastry and a strong espresso drink is, according to UNESCO, officially a Viennese cultural pastime. Walk off your slice of Sachertorte with a self-guided tour of the city’s stunning traditional, Secessionist, and modern architecture, such as the Imperial Palace, the State Opera House, the Kirche am Steinhof, or the Kunsthistorisches Museum, an exercise in ornate geometry.

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Historic Center of Vienna
Historic Center of Vienna
Owner description: The historic centre of Vienna is rich in beautiful architecture, including Baroque castles and gardens, as well as the late-19th-century Ringstrasse lined with grand buildings... more Owner description: The historic centre of Vienna is rich in beautiful architecture, including Baroque castles and gardens, as well as the late-19th-century Ringstrasse lined with grand buildings, monuments and parks. less
Attraction type: Historic Sites; Historic Walking Areas; Neighborhoods; Points of Interest & Landmarks
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Kunsthistorisches Museum
Kunsthistorisches Museum
Owner description: Experience one of the world's foremost museums! Let yourself be enchanted by works spanning five millennia, from Ancient Egypt to the modern era. Experience unique major works by... more Owner description: Experience one of the world's foremost museums! Let yourself be enchanted by works spanning five millennia, from Ancient Egypt to the modern era. Experience unique major works by Dürer, Raphael, Titian and Velázquez as well as the world's largest collection of Bruegel paintings, all in a magnificent setting. The Kunstkammer Vienna, featuring the famous Saliera by Benvenuto Cellini, is a veritable universe of art and beauty guaranteed to transform any visit into an unforgettable experience. Included in the ticket are the collections at the Neue Burg on the opposite side of Vienna's Ringstrasse. Here you will see the instruments used by the great composers and be transported back to chivalrous times when knights held sway and tourneys and hunting shaped courtly life. less
Attraction type: Specialty Museums
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The Third Man Museum
The Third Man Museum
Owner description: OPEN EVERY SATURDAY 2 - 6 pm! Also EVERY WEEK: One guided museum tour !! Be on time !!!! Check our webpage ! The THIRD MAN MUSEUM is THE place to go ONLY for film fans and all... more Owner description: OPEN EVERY SATURDAY 2 - 6 pm! Also EVERY WEEK: One guided museum tour !! Be on time !!!! Check our webpage ! The THIRD MAN MUSEUM is THE place to go ONLY for film fans and all those interested in the post-war history of Vienna. Private museum without sponsors and without subsidies, but a 100% passion! A completely rounded piece of work, with no outsourcing, the Third Man Museum contains much heart and soul. And you can feel it! EXCLUSIVE guided tours on any day of the week by request! less
Attraction type: Specialty Museums
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Tiergarten Schoenbrunn - Zoo Vienna
Tiergarten Schoenbrunn - Zoo Vienna
Owner description: Zoo Vienna, the oldest existing zoo in the world founded in 1752. Schonbrunn Zoo was voted Europe's best in 2008, 2010 and 2012. Schonbrunn Zoo is the perfect place for a journey... more Owner description: Zoo Vienna, the oldest existing zoo in the world founded in 1752. Schonbrunn Zoo was voted Europe's best in 2008, 2010 and 2012. Schonbrunn Zoo is the perfect place for a journey into the fascinating world of the animal kingdom. Open year round, it combines the highlights of the natural world with an unparalleled history as the world's oldest and Europe's best zoo. It is part of Schonbrunn as a UNESCO World Cultural Heritage listed site and home to more than 700 species of animals. Marvel at the Giant pandas, tigers, orangutans, koalas and elephants, immerse yourself in the magic of the Amazon and feel the heat of a tropical rainforest in the heart of Europe. Moderated feeding sessions, guided tours and a trip aboard the panorama train turn a trip to the zoo into an unforgettable experience. less
Attraction type: Zoos
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Schoenbrunn Palace
Schoenbrunn Palace
Owner description: The Cultural World Heritage Site of Schönbrunn Palace is Austria's most frequently visited tourist attraction. In the palace the residential and state rooms with their original... more Owner description: The Cultural World Heritage Site of Schönbrunn Palace is Austria's most frequently visited tourist attraction. In the palace the residential and state rooms with their original furnishings and decorations convey an authentic impression of the imperial lifestyle. The park and gardens surrounding the palace make Schönbrunn in a unique synthesis of Baroque art as well as providing a convenient and highly popular recreational area for Vienna's population. less
Attraction type: Other; Architectural Buildings; Historic Sites; Gardens; Castles; Lookouts
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All places to eat » Places to eat

Hill Restaurant
Hill Restaurant
Ranked #1 of 3,108 Restaurants in Vienna
Price: $16 - $72
Cuisines: Austrian, International, Grill, Eclectic
Dining options: Dinner, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer
VIENNA CLASSIC Cafe-Restaurant
VIENNA CLASSIC Cafe-Restaurant
Ranked #2 of 3,108 Restaurants in Vienna
Cuisines: Austrian, International, Vegetarian, Vegan
Vinothek W-Einkehr
Vinothek W-Einkehr
Ranked #3 of 3,108 Restaurants in Vienna
Cuisines: Wine Bar
Dining options: Drinks, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments
Dstrikt Steakhouse
Dstrikt Steakhouse
Ranked #4 of 3,108 Restaurants in Vienna
Price: $16 - $72
Cuisines: Steakhouse
Good for: Local cuisine
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Late Night, Outdoor Seating, Reservations
Mini
Mini
Ranked #5 of 3,108 Restaurants in Vienna
Price: $8 - $23
Cuisines: International, Hungarian
Dining options: Dinner, Late Night Food, Drinks, Lunch, Dessert, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff, Wine and Beer

All accommodations » Where to stay - Budget

Star Inn Hotel Wien Schonbrunn
3.5 of 5
Star Inn Hotel Wien Schonbrunn
$56 - $125
Ranked #54 of 365 Hotels in Vienna
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Motel22
3.0 of 5
Motel22
$58 - $116 (EUR 52 - 104)
Ranked #105 of 365 Hotels in Vienna
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Austria Trend Hotel Beim Theresianum
3.0 of 5
Austria Trend Hotel Beim Theresianum
$54 - $128 (EUR 49 - 115)
Ranked #118 of 365 Hotels in Vienna
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All accommodations » Where to stay - Midrange

Hotel Saint Shermin
4.0 of 5
Hotel Saint Shermin
$108 - $200 (EUR 97 - 180)
Ranked #12 of 365 Hotels in Vienna
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Boutique Hotel Stadthalle
3.0 of 5
Boutique Hotel Stadthalle
$69 - $150
Ranked #14 of 365 Hotels in Vienna
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Hotel Pension Walzerstadt
3.0 of 5
Hotel Pension Walzerstadt
$71 - $111 (EUR 64 - 100)
Ranked #23 of 365 Hotels in Vienna
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All accommodations » Where to stay - Luxury

Hotel Sacher Wien
5.0 of 5
Hotel Sacher Wien
$412 - $816 (EUR 371 - 735)
Ranked #1 of 365 Hotels in Vienna
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Hotel Sans Souci Wien
5.0 of 5
Hotel Sans Souci Wien
$248 - $405 (EUR 223 - 365)
Ranked #2 of 365 Hotels in Vienna
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Palais Hansen Kempinski Vienna
5.0 of 5
Palais Hansen Kempinski Vienna
$310 - $534 (EUR 279 - 481)
Ranked #3 of 365 Hotels in Vienna
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