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Constructed in the late 19th century, this wide avenue encircles the old city of Vienna.
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Vienna, Austria
Inner City
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Reviewed 4 days ago

A public transport ticket and a combination of trams 1 and 2 will take you all the way around the Ringstrasse - a relaxing and cheap way to see some of the beautiful buildings

1  Thank davidandmel
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ring is wide avenue around the oldest, inner part of Vienna. Many important buildings are oriented to this wide road. You can reach museums, Hofburg, Opera, Urania, Donau canal, some ministries and much more. It is not convenient to walk around. It is possible to...More

Thank Miha P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Board one of the Street cars going around the Ringstraße to get an overall view and then start walking .This Street will amazed us. It encircles Vienna‘s 1 st district and sports not only buildings such as the old University, City Hall, Burgtheater, Parliament ,...More

Thank Foto928
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The entire city centre is surrounded by Ringstraße, which captures the spirit of this beautiful and unique city.

Thank Janek M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Most people only visit the inner city to see the Hofburg, Spanish Riding School, Cathedral etc. If you have the time and love architecture, put on your walking shoes and take a stroll (or horse carriage ride) around the Ringstrasse. This grand boulevard was created...More

1  Thank top-trippers
Reviewed July 7, 2018

You can easily walk, take the free city bikes (1 Euro deposit) with easy choice of drop-offs, take the public tram. Almost impossible to get lost.

Thank TSR32
Reviewed July 7, 2018

Maybe a bit pricey for what you get but it is a nice little tour. They give you earbuds so you can listen to the descriptions of landmarks as you go round, choosing the language of your choice. I guess I was expecting more. Docked...More

Thank MarcT555
Reviewed July 2, 2018

We took the public tram, not the tourist tram. This is a fun way to see various landmarks, and it's nice to end up back where you started.

Thank Rosemary W
Reviewed June 30, 2018

Travelled much of the Ringstrasse on the Big Bus Tour. Great way to see the many historic buildings around the centre of Vienna.

Thank Michael C
Reviewed June 29, 2018

The Ringstrasse is an impressive boulevard that encircles the old city of Vienna. It is beautiful and interesting in itself, and it is also the entryway to the shops, cafes, and restaurants of Vienna. To get a flavor of Vienna, you should see this boulevard,...More

1  Thank gingerlee13
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Inner City
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
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July 31, 2018|
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Response from richard b | Reviewed this property |
Hi all, I suspect that it is not. the Ubahn and other transporation is operated by the City, whereas to my knowledge the Ring Tram is privately owned. But check anyway, its possible things are different and change. Have a... More
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Response from tominfairfield | Reviewed this property |
The Lippizaner Stallions engage in training exercises at the Spanish Riding School at specific hours, and tickets are required; reservations are very highly recommended. Go to the Spanish Riding School website (srs.at) for... More