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Historic Center of Vienna

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Address: Innere Stadt, Vienna, Austria
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Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
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The historic centre of Vienna is rich in beautiful architecture, including...

The historic centre of Vienna is rich in beautiful architecture, including Baroque castles and gardens, as well as the late-19th-century Ringstrasse lined with grand buildings, monuments and parks.

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Amazing buildings

This architecture is a must see in Vienna. I recommend to take a long walk around the Center. There is a lot to appreciate.

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This architecture is a must see in Vienna. I recommend to take a long walk around the Center. There is a lot to appreciate.

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The historic city center of Vienna is a must see, if you decide to visit this beautiful town. It is gorgeous, especially if you visit it in Christmas time when the street decorations are on the there are Christmas markets and stalls on the squares. I strongly recommend it to every people, who choose to visit this historic and beautiful... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

So many stalls in so many places across the city centre. Lots of drink, food, Xmas decorations and more.

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It was so bautiful... christmas spirit all over the place . It was very pleasant walking the area around sant step. dome. Very bautiful....perfect time the christmas time

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Fortunately, the historic center of Vienna is not very big so it is possible to walk all around it and enjoy the architecture, the shops and feel the city's atmosphere. The city is so clean and well maintained - it's a joy taking the time and browsing the many coffee houses, restaurants and shops. During the holiday season - there... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Very beautiful not so small if you explore the small streets, definitely give it a try hidden treasures waiting to be found. Only black spot, not so clean city definitely a spoiler...

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Use the Hop on Hop off bus to get around. We got two days for the price of one which was very useful.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

These are not usually our thing but decided "when in Rome".....we'd already done the bus tour and had an idea of the areas we wanted to see a bit more of. Being in the carriage was lovely and the driver tried to impart some historical knowledge but was pretty grumpy, as he had his back to us we couldn't hear... More 

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Very beautiful buildings, plenty of museums for all tastes. If your into Art and Music this place is for you. Plenty to do in Vienna

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Once imperial Habsburgs´ Vienna, capital and heart of Austro-Hungarian Empire wittnessed by numerous beautiful official buildings and somptuous aristocratic palaces, nowadays a prosperous safe capital of a proud Austrian Republic - Vienna is one of the most beautiful cities in Europe. Especially close before and during Christmas festivities its attractivity is boosted by Christmas Markets, wonderful street illumination and a... 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 centre. 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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