What to do in Vienna

Activities, attractions and tours
Belvedere featuring a castle, a park and a pond

Vienna Tourist Attractions & Activities

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Top places to visit

1. Vienna State Opera

Vienna's historic State Opera is known the world over as one of the most important opera houses in existence. Over 50 of the finest productions on the planet are staged every year within the walls of this impressive building.
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Vienna State Opera featuring heritage architecture and interior views as well as an individual female

2. St. Stephen's Cathedral

The needle-like tower of St Stephen's Cathedral is not only an important feature on the Viennese skyline, it is also home to a dazzling array of prominent art, emperors' tombs and breathtaking altars.
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Centuries of architectural genius, artistic endeavour and fascinating history are packed into Vienna's most important religious structure.

3. Museumsquartier

The MuseumsQuartier is home to an exciting mixture of modern art and the work of European masters. Over 70 attractions are housed here in the former grounds of the Habsburg Imperial stables, amid arts institutions, shops and numerous other facilities.
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Museumsquartier which includes a city, heritage architecture and street scenes

4. Naschmarkt

Anyone looking for a culinary experience of note in Austria’s capital should head to the Naschmarkt. This popular market is known to locals as “Vienna's stomach” and it's easy to see why as you stroll among dozens of stalls packed full of food of every variety.
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Naschmarkt which includes markets, street scenes and food

5. Stephansplatz

Visit Stephansplatz in the center of Vienna and enjoy a square that buzzes with activity day and night. Choose a café and spend an hour or so watching the world go by or visit two of the city’s most prominent buildings; St. Stephen’s Cathedral and the Haas-Haus.
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Vienna’s geographic heart buzzes with street performers, horse-drawn carriages and a procession of shoppers, sightseers and seekers of perfect coffee.

6. Schoenbrunn Palace

Millions of visitors come to visit Schönbrunn Palace every year and, once you've set eyes on this extravagant piece of Rococo architecture and the vast estate that surrounds it, you won't wonder why. In a city of beautiful buildings, Schönbrunn stands apart and its unique attractions and beauty have earned it the status of world heritage site.
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Schoenbrunn Palace featuring flowers, a garden and heritage architecture

7. Wiener Prater

Come join the locals and take a walk along the beautiful green expanse of Wiener Prater, Vienna's favourite city park, which houses a huge variety of attractions for the whole family.
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Wiener Prater featuring a city

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