Vienna is annually visited by many tourists. Rich history, museums, palaces and royal town atmosphere. That and still much more is waiting for you in Austrian capital. In this blog we will talk about places you can’t miss during your visit.
Stephansdom is a Gothic cathedral in the absolute center. 136 m high lendmark of Vienna can’t be missing on any postcard from this beautiful city and it is a must see for every tourist.
Schonnbrunn - Baroque palace reminiscent of Versailles was connected to many important historical events of Vienna in the past. The castle was a favorite place of Empress Maria Theresa, who led there secret negotiations. Mozart had in Schonnbrunn his first royal concert. Many people are imperessed about castle becouse of Empress Sissi and her romantic story.
Hundertwasserhaus - the architect Friedensreich Hunderwasser creaetd in the city so-called happy places. Areas of irregular shapes, colors and materials. Hundertwasserhaus is located in the third district of Vienna and represents unique demonstration of Hundertwasser’s creativity.
Kunhistorisches Musem and Naturhistorishes Musem - museums with valuable collections located in historic building of Hoffburg - the winter residence of the Austro-Hungarian emperors. Kunsthistorishes Museum is one of the best museums in Europe. You can find there works of Rembrandt, Tizian, Van Dyck and many other famous painters.
Donauturm - if you want to enjoy the atmosphere of Vienna from a different perspective, visit Donauturm, the highest Viennese building. If you love adrenaline, there is an opportunity for you to jump bungee.
Vienna is not very cheap, but even here you can save. Tourists have possibility to buy Vienna Card, which provides discounts to many museums, attractions, restaurants and shops. In addition, you can use it as unlimited 72-hour ticket for public transport.