Vienna is the capital of Austria and is also one of the country’s nine states. Located in the very east of Austria, Vienna is close to Czech Republic, Slovakia and Hungary. Its beautiful city center was designated a UNESCO World Heritage Site and it is considered one of the top cities in the world for the quality of life.
Below you will discover a list of things you can do and attractions, and also travel statistics on comparison shopping, vacation planning and themes, and some lodging choices.
Whether you are going with your family or alone, booking a rental in Vienna is an excellent option. Vienna holiday apartments offer the comfort, space and privacy that many hotel rooms don’t have and many times at much cheaper rates. Depending on your needs, you can find a variety of Vienna Austria hotels and Vienna house rentals. Regardless if you are searching for a private accommodation or a luxury hotel, in Vienna you will find it all. Check our variety of options and find wonderful deals for your Vienna vacation.
As every city with a rich history, Vienna has the “Old City” covering the area known as the first district. This beautiful part of the city offers more than just historical sights. It is also the ideal place for shopping, dining and entertainment. Travelers will find the Prater amusement park, the shopping streets of Mariahilferstrasse and much more.
One of the world’s greatest art museums, Kunsthistorisches Museum (Museum of Fine Arts) is housed in a palace which is considered a work of art itself. Similar as the French Louvre, Vienna’s museum is impossible to be fully enjoyed in just one day. The museum has excellent collections of art master pieces as well as ancient Egyptian, Greek and Roman art. Picture gallery and the museum café are also available.
Outdoor fanatics will be thrilled with the wide selection of public parks in Vienna. Botanic gardens, small parks and historic gardens can be found in this diverse city providing travelers with numerous outdoor activities. Stadtpark, the Burggarten and the Volksgarten are places worth visiting with a family.
One of the best ways to get to know the local culture is by visiting Vienna’s vivid Naschmarkt. It’s the biggest of the city’s 22 market places and offers a unique blend of typical Vienna products and oriental flair. Tourists can find the most exotic spices, purchase antiques and taste Italian, Japanese and Greek food among others.
Tiergarten Schonbrunner – Zoo Vienna. It is a very old zoo, with a lot of animals, like kangaroos, penguins, polar bearsm tigers, sea lions, Siberian tigers, and including a good surprise: Pandas!. They have a lot of space so it won’t be a unpleasant place to be. The entrance fee is 14,50 € for an adult.
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Vienna vacation apartment: Our fully furnished apartments in Vienna are either offered as a studio apartment with one large room or as 1-bedroom apartments with 2 separate rooms. All vacation rentals offer free high speed internet access. Some rental apartments are air-conditioned other holiday apartments offer balconies. All holiday flats have fully equipped kitchen with dishwasher, washer, drier and many other facilities. For more info and pictures, please take a look at property ID#7063 at rentalo.com.