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Overview
See multiple Vienna highlights on this vintage photo tour. Equipped with a Polaroid camera, follow your guide to some of the city’s most photogenic places, including the Vienna State Opera, City Hall, Votive Church, and Hofburg Palace. Get photography tips, spend time outdoors, and go home with personalized photo souvenirs. A small group size ensures you’ll get plenty of personal attention.
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You'll start at
Karlskirche
Kreuzherrengasse 1, 1040 Wien, AustriaMeet your guide at the main stairs right in front of St. Charles' Church (Karlskirche) located in the Resselpark. Please be at the meeting point 10 minutes before the starting time. The meeting point can easily be reached by public transport. There are two stations close by the meeting point: Station Karlsplatz: Metro (U-Bahn): Lines U1, U2, U4 Tramway: 1, J, D, 62, 65, Badner Bahn Bus: 4A, 59A Station Kärntner Ring/Oper: Tramway: 1, 2, J, D, 62, 71, Badner Bahn, Sightseeing Tramway Bus: 2A, 59A, 360
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  • 1
    Karlskirche
    Stop: 30 minutes -
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  • 2
    Wiener Staatsoper
    Stop: 10 minutes -
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  • 3
    Albertina
    Stop: 10 minutes -
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  • 4
    Burggarten
    Stop: 10 minutes -
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  • 5
    The Hofburg
    Stop: 15 minutes -
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  • 6
    Volksgarten
    Stop: 15 minutes -
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    Pass by Osterreichisches Parlament
  • 7
    Rathaus
    Stop: 15 minutes -
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  • 8
    Votivkirche
    Stop: 10 minutes -
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You'll end at
Votivkirche
Rooseveltplatz, 1090 Wien, Austria
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Highlights
  • Includes a vintage Polaroid camera rental plus a pack of film 
  • Small-group tour, so you have a more personalized experience
  • See multiple Vienna attractions in one day, including Hofburg Palace
  • Your guide teaches you where and how to take the best photos of Vienna
What to Expect
Start your tour by meeting your guide at a central Vienna location. You have your very own Polaroid instant camera (plus a pack of film) to use for the duration of the tour. After learning how to use the camera, learn about the history of instant photography. Your first photo stops include historic St. Charles' Church (Karlskirche) and the Vienna State Opera (Wiener Staatsoper). You also have chance to snapshots of the Albertina museum. Next, get some nature shots at Burggarten before heading to Hofburg Palace and Volksgarten public park. You also get a glimpse of the Austrian Parliament and Vienna City Hall (Rathaus) before finishing your tour at Votiv Church (Votivkirche), which is close to Schottentor station.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Karlskirche, Kreuzherrengasse 1, 1040 Wien, Austria
Duration
2h 30m
Return Details
Votivkirche, Rooseveltplatz, 1090 Wien, Austria
Inclusions
  • Small-group walking tour with local guide
  • Vintage Polaroid camera rental
  • 1 pack of instant film with 8 pictures worth 19 EUR
  • Envelope for your pictures
  • Vienna Postcard
  • Sightseeing booklet on Vienna
Exclusions
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • May be operated by a multi-lingual guide in English and German
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • Surfaces are wheelchair accessible
  • During the cold months: Bring a warm jacket or coat, and if available a bag to keep the camera during the tour.
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • Please note that this is a photo tour and the only historical information provided on this tour is what’s included in the complimentary printed sightseeing info booklet that you'll receive at the start of the tour.
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 8 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Ronald wrote a review Sep 2019
Montreal, Canada4 contributions
Nice idea, but I was expecting more tips for the photography. The guide was nice, but that’s it, i had the feeling that we walk a lot, but not much more.
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Date of experience: September 2019
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Jim K wrote a review Sep 2019
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Julia was excellent guide pointing out unique sites and how we could shoot pictures. This was recommended by our daughter who did the tour in 2017. They provide a brochure about the sites you visit
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Date of experience: September 2019
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Leonilde D wrote a review Sep 2019
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I loved Nicola'company and explaining, I took beautiful pictures with her good help! Two hours around beautiful old buildings and gardens.
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Date of experience: September 2019
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Shannon V wrote a review Jul 2019
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I grew up using these cameras so I loved being re-introduced to my first camera. My teenage girls got a kick out of using them too! Gilbert was fun, entertaining, and knowledgeable about both the cameras and Vienna. Not only did we learn a lot but we have a bunch of great
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Date of experience: July 2019
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Response from ThomasPreyer, Owner at Vienna Vintage Photo Tour With a Polaroid Camera
Responded Jul 25, 2019
Hey Shannon, thanks so much for your review! We're super happy you and your girls had a fantastic time using the cameras and exploring Vienna! Hope to see you again, maybe in one of our other destinations! Thomas
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Robin L wrote a review Mar 2019
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After our first trip to Europe, we think a tour (almost any kind of tour!) is mandatory in every new city visited. We opted for the Polaroid tour in Vienna because our daughter (studying abroad, but with us for Spring Break) was with us, and she loves photography. Even though
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Date of experience: March 2019
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Unique tour of Vienna
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Great time with our guide Nikola
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Polaroid Tour of Vienna led by Nicola
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Quirky way to see Vienna
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Unique tour in Vienna
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