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Address: Historic City Centre, Vienna, Austria
Phone Number: 43015818640
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2-hour Vienna City Classic Walk
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This place is the heart of Vienna, best for sightseeing, coffee&cakes and shopping

The St. Stephan's cathedral is Vienna's landmark and is located on the main square of Vienna, which has unique combination of old and modern architecture. Next to the historical... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
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Vienna, Austria
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

The St. Stephan's cathedral is Vienna's landmark and is located on the main square of Vienna, which has unique combination of old and modern architecture. Next to the historical sightseeings you can find good restaurants, Viennese coffee&cakes, shopping area or take one of horse-drawn carriages for a ride around the city center.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Beautiful historical place. One of most important in Vienna.The place to return to it several times.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Nice square to see, too much tourist guides hunting tourists, nice cafees around and you can walk into the center with diverse shops and cafes.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We visited the Stephansplatz on a couple of occasions during our visit to Vienna, here it is a hive of activity day and night, on certain evenings there were free live outside viewing of the performance being held in the State Opera House, get there early for a seat, and take a coat to sit on, as the pavement can... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Just walking around this truely historic place let you watch people from all over the world...almost too busy sometimes but a must do!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I strongly recommend Stephenplatz which is in the heart of Vienna. There are a lot of cafes, shops and activities around it. This area is very close to the other sightseeing points of Vienna. You may spend hours around.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Please pay an attention in this area, lots of people, lots of bad person. Put your bag in front of you. This place is amazing. Please do not buy chocolate in here. Very very expensive. The price could be more cheaper (half price) in Bila supermarket .

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

a visit to to Stephansplatz whilst in Vienna as a must do ... lots of shopping, lots of high end designer shops, even if it is purely to window shop .... historic buildings such as the cathedral ....( St Stephens Cathedral )

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

A walk along Stephensplatz will give you a good taste of central Vienna, and is a good starting point for your visit. There is every shop and restaurant you can imagine, as well as St. Stephan's. It is a bustling area that will give you a great flavor of the city.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Like any historic city centre one can find here a wienese gotic Church, called Stephan's Dome. The entrance is free so take a look, the interiors are nice. If you have money to spend, go on the Graben street where all the fancy brands have their expensive shops.There you can find Valentino, Armani&friends. For afordable prices go on Maria Hilferstrasse... 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.