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“Schoenbrunn Palace”
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Schonbrunn Palace
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$51.61*
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Schonbrunn Palace Concert
Ranked #2 of 775 things to do in Vienna
Certificate of Excellence
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Fee: Yes
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
Owner description: The Cultural World Heritage Site of Schönbrunn Palace is Austria's most frequently visited tourist attraction. In the palace the residential and state rooms with their original furnishings and decorations convey an authentic impression of the imperial lifestyle. The park and gardens surrounding the palace make Schönbrunn in a unique synthesis of Baroque art as well as providing a convenient and highly popular recreational area for Vienna's population.
Reviewed December 8, 2014

I loved this experience of visiting Schoenbrunn Palace - the Christmas in front of the Palace was as good as any we visited in Vienna.
There are a lot of shops and places you can eat during the winter holidays, in the gardens of the palace is a nice coffee shop, but pretty expensive.

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Reviewed December 7, 2014

As soon as you reach the gates, you know this place is going to be grand. The palace was impressive from the outside, and had a little Christmas Market out the front as well as a giant Christmas Tree.

We bought the 'Grand Tour' ticket that covered about 27 rooms with an audio guide. We really enjoyed the tour, however wished we'd bought the longer tour 'Imperial Tour', as even though 27 rooms sounds long, it was only about 30-40 minutes. The gardens were lovely even in winter and there were no queues and we could just go straight in and walk around at our own pace.

Its very easy to reach via the underground, only 5 minutes walk from the station, and I think it is also a drop off point from the Sightseeing Buses.

Thank 11amTourist
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Reviewed December 7, 2014

Excellent tour (pick up the audio guide - though it does speak very fast!) and fascinating history. A beautiful building.

Thank Louise A
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Reviewed December 6, 2014 via mobile

Great to come to the palace and walk around, also at the garden and see the view over there.
Recommend to go at weekend when you have at the entrance kind of small market with punch and food.

Thank tomers75
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Reviewed December 6, 2014 via mobile

The palace was beautiful. The audio guides were very informative. Good value for the money. Highly recommend visiting this palace to everyone. Also returned at night for the concert which I enjoyed immensely. The quality was very good. Also the Christmas market had good quality crafts that were unique and different from other markets.

Thank morristowngirl
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