The Vienna State Opera
the Parliament
Natural History Museum at the ring

Vienna

Welcome to Vienna – a cosmopolitan city of century-old history with sights beyond comparison. Vienna is not only the capital of Austria and an UNO conference centre. It was also the Babenberg residence about 1000 years ago. During the reign of the Habsburgs, Vienna was the capital and cultural centre of a multiethnic state with all of its cultural diversity for more than 650 years. Its rich cultural history had a great impact on Vienna and formed the town’s remarkable charming atmosphere.

Interesting facts and sights of Vienna

Vienna has a great variety of cultural offerings. First to mention the classical music and its famous composers like Mozart, Haydn, Schubert, Liszt or Beethoven whose works and compositions are a cultural heritage and are still played at Vienna concert halls. Art lovers have the opportunity to visit historical buildings from the Romanesque, Gothic and Baroque era, as well as sights from the Historism and Jugendstil. Museums in Vienna exhibit paintings and other works from Austrian artists like Waldmüller, Klimt, Schiele or Kokoschka. Certainly, you will take with you lots of unforgettable impressions.

Enjoy Vienna

Beside all these manifold cultural offerings you will find rest and recovery from the hustle and bustle in one of the numerous parks, at “Donauinsel” or “Wienerwald”. Vienna is also famous for its cuisine and delicacies like “Wiener Schnitzel”, “Tafelspitz” and desserts like “Marillenknödel”, “Apfelstrudel”, “Kaiserschmarrn mit Zwetschkenröster” and “Sachertorte”.

Famous sights at close quarters

From our holiday flat you can easily reach Vienna’s most famous sights by foot: “Stephanskirche”, “Peterskirche”, the Opera, “Hofburg mit Schatzkammer und Sissimuseum”, the Parliament, the Town Hall and “Burgtheater”. No matter if you had a night out at the opera, the concert hall or somewhere around the “Bermudadreieck” – from any of these places you can return to the holiday flat within 10 minutes by foot! Most of the Museums are within walking distance as well.Learn more about leisure activities in summertime and in wintertime.

 

 

Die Stephanskirche
Das Burgtheater
Die Peterskirche