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Address: Vienna, Austria
Phone Number: 431 512 78 01

One of the city's most popular shopping streets.

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If you are into Shopping its here

Plenty of shops , I am not a shopping person but this area thicked all the boxes when it comes to shops including coffee.

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 12, 2016
Rory G
Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited the Kaerntnerstrasse as part of our free time at the end of our guided half day tour of Vienna from our river cruise ship. The pedestrian only runs from St Stephens Cathedral to past the State Opera House and features souvenir stores, luxury goods and fashion, restaurants and cafes etc. As we were brewer on a Sunday, it... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2016

This is one of the main shopping streets in Vienna and cars are banned, which makes it a lovely street to wander. You can make a whole day of it exploring the many fabulous boutiques, stop for lunch at an outdoor cafe, later on for an ice cream or coffee and cake and finish with a glass of wine as... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2016

Plenty of shops , I am not a shopping person but this area thicked all the boxes when it comes to shops including coffee.

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Minneapolis, MN
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2016

This is the main pedestrian walking area. All kinds of shops including very high end. Get out and see the city!

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Bangkok, Thailand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2016

This street along Graben are the main shopping streets of Vienna. There are tons of things to do along this street, including some great coffeehouses and great shops! As expected it was quite busy but it was safe! Take some time to explore it!

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2016

A great place to people watch, dine and shop. This is the centre of the city with so many great places to see. Many beautiful cafes to sit, relax and enjoy a glass of wine, a coffee & strudel and watch the people walk by.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2016

This is the centre of Vienna, a great street to walk on for shopping and taking a break in the old and very historic coffee shops. Its a must go for every tourist as it takes you the Stephanplatz and Graben.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2016

This is the most touristic street in Vienna that full of everything from souvenirs and bubble artists to street projections of slaughterhouses. Because everyone tries to find what s/he needs, Kaerntnerstrasse most likely becomes an ant colony if you are looking on it from the sky. It is type of a street that is hard to miss when you are... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2016 via mobile

This is a nice shopping street. Lots of shops and restaurants, lots of cool (and some tacky!) souvenirs to look at and buy. We recommend it!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2016

This is the main shopping hub of Vienna Innerstadt. It begins at Karlsplatz and culminates at the majestic Stephansdom. This street has existed since the Roman times. At that time it was called Strata Carinthianorum, because it was an important part of the trade route to southern province of Carinthia. It was heavily damaged during the second world war bombings.... 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.