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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We found this spot by accident on our last night and we are so glad. It was so beautiful with all the Christmas lights and the ice skating rink is the best I’ve ever seen. Food was good and they had plenty of veggie options...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A lovely setting for the largest Christmas market. There is lots to see and do but it was so cold when we were there (the night before it snowed) that we didn’t stay as long as we wanted. There’s a huge array of stalls selling...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Belle-Noel
Reviewed 1 week ago

well, what can i say, we visited this place on numerous occasions during out festive holiday, day and night, always very busy with the market place. but take it away and the building around are just awesome, the Architecture is to behold.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank falkirkbairn1963
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

From January until March outside Rathausplatz there is an ice skating rink setup. The have so many areas to skate, pathways to follow and one leads you up a ramp threat gives you a great view of the area. At night all the lights come...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank JKLS72
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I do not know what the Rathauplatz looks like without all the decorations for Xmas but this time of year it looks amazing, filled with colors, people, music, hot wine , traditional food and a very special market. I went there twice with friends and...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Danielasoi
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We loved visiting this area in November 2018 - the Christmas markets were fun and the people were friendly.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Susan S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice place to visit, esecially during Deceber when you can find one of the nicest Christmass Markets in Europe. It also close to Rathaus which is a nice building to visit.

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank Foodie_CST
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Free. One of the most vibrant European squares with all year long free festivals. The square in front of the Rathaus (city hall) is bounded by parks and makes an ideal venue for open-air festivals and events: 1- Christkindlmarkt, Vienna’s most charming Christmas market where combination of...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Rabih-SOUAID
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Situated right outside the Rathaus are the best Xmas markets we have seen in Europe. There was a temporary ice skating track plus fairground for the little ones. Best viewed at night as they have gone all out on decorations especially the heart tree. Put...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank travelm858
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

With most establishments closing early evening in Vienna we struggled to find things to do at night, on Sunday night we decided to go to the ice rink at Rathausplatz after reading that it was open late and i am SO glad we did. Usually...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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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 centre. The
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Roll_D_Dynzz
17 October 2018|
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Response from LolaGo1 | Reviewed this property |
Entrance to the Rathaus - you need to join the tour to go inside the Rathaus. Free tours at 1:00 p.m. on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays. Sorry, no idea about Christmas Market.
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Telnaggar
16 December 2017|
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Response from ramerog5051 | Reviewed this property |
Rathausplatz is open from 10 am till 10 pm every day thru December 26.
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Silvawheels
3 September 2017|
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Response from dabrat718 | Reviewed this property |
The Rathaus area is wheelchair friendly.
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