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Address: Historic City Centre, Vienna, Austria
Phone Number: 43015818640
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$48.75*
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Small-Group Vienna Christmas Tour including Belvedere Palace Market
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$27.09*
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2-Hour Walking Tour of Classical Vienna

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Loved the cathedral

Fabulous-the centre of all the activity. The cathedral is a must-explore the crypt underneath. Lots of streets leading off it filled with lovely restaurants and coffee shops.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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wales
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Fabulous-the centre of all the activity. The cathedral is a must-explore the crypt underneath. Lots of streets leading off it filled with lovely restaurants and coffee shops.

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Amstelveen, The Netherlands
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

An enormous amount of luxury shops surround the Stephansplatz and the adjacent streets. During our visit there was also a big Weihnachtsmarkt around the cathedral.

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Split, Croatia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Advent is beautiful at Stephansplatz. Many people, carriages near the Stephansdom (the cathedral), decorations of the street - you simply fall in love with Vienna

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On the road again
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 337 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Lots going on here to see, do, walk around, eat, shop, get some exercise and people watch. Vienna is a pedestrian city for the most part and this is an area central to the walking Viennese. Enjoy this area as relatively safe from crime and vagrants. the Doctor hit me with a helpful vote!

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Wien, Österreich
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

the probably most famous place of Vienna and of Austria. worth to visit: cafe Aida with the charm of the 1960s....

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This is more or less the end of a very impressive high street, St Stephens Cathedral and The Vienna Time Travel Tour are not far away, When we went at the end of November there were a number of Christmas Market stalls selling the usual jewellery, olive wood carvings and other arts and crafts. You will be approached by sellers... More 

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Great area - many shops, cafes and restaurants. During the holiday season - wonderful selection of gifts, souvenirs, food, arts and crafts. Fun to walk around snd enjoy watching people from all over the world participating in this holiday atmosphere. This is such a central place - you can walk everywhere from here.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

This place is great for shopping. It had absolutely everything you could possibly want and if you love swarovski like me then you'll love their Flagship store which has 3 levels to it. There are so many shops, places to eat and tourists locations all around. Fabulous! !!!

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Salisbury, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This is a great starting point for any visit. Getting off the tube here gives you a huge choice of museums, galleries, churches,restaurants and shops within walking distance.

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Colorado
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 113 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The energy here is indeed electric. There are many people here giving the area a lively vibe. I felt safe here the entire time, though of course I'd recommend watching out for pickpockets. There was police presence while I was here, though it wasn't at all intrusive and felt very re-assuring. The Christmas Markets are neat here and not over-crowded... 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.
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