First Time Tourists Guide in Vienna

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Vienna is the capital of Austria

This city is usually called as "City of Music" because this city has musical heritage

International organizations, including the United Nations, OPEC, and OSCE are located in Vienna

This city is famous with high quality of life in the world

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SIGHTSEEING

Schonbrunn Palace is a cultural monument in Vienna and an important building in Vienna. Here, tourists can find a beautiful garden. The Hofburg is the Austrian President's workplace. Before that, this place was a palace, therefore the shape of the building reflects the style of Gothic, Renaissance, Baroque and Rococo.

Schonbrunn Palace

Castle

Address : Schönbrunner Schloßstraße 47, 1130 Wien, Austria

The Hofburg

The Hofburg is the former principal imperial palace of the Habsburg dynasty rulers and today serves as the official residence and workplace of the President of Austria

Address : Michaelerkuppel, 1010 Wien, Austria

DOWNTOWN

St. Stephen's Cathedral is the most important building in Vienna. This building has a Gothic style and many contain many of the most important artifacts in the cathedral. Moreover, around this cathedral become the center of the crowd because in here, tourists buy souvenirs and branded items.

St. Stephen's Cathedral

St

Stephen's Cathedral (more commonly known by its German title: Stephansdom) is the mother church of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Vienna and the seat of the Archbishop of Vienna, Christoph Cardinal Schönborn, OP

Address : Stephansplatz 3, 1010 Wien, Austria

SHOPPING

Donau Zentrum is the main shopping center in Vienna. The biggest shopping mall in Vienna is Donau Zentrum. Shopping City Süd is one of the best shopping malls because tourists will be spoiled with complete facilities, clean places and a complete selection of goods.

Donau Zentrum

shopping centre

Address : Wagramer Str. 94, 1220 Wien, Austria

Shopping City Süd

Shopping Centre

Address : Vösendorfer Südring, 2334 Vösendorf, Austria

FOOD & DRINK

Sacher Torte is the most popular food in Vienna. This dessert is a layer of chocolate sponge cake coated with apricot jam. Coffee is the most popular drink in Vienna. Most of the people in Vienna love to drink coffee.

CULTURE

Vienna resident has a unique habit that is tradition greets to others. Then, most of the people in Vienna have a high concern for the environment.

BEST TIME TO VISIT

April to May or September through October is the best time to visit Vienna city because the temperatures are not really hot or cold. These months usually Spring and Fall season.

HOTEL

Meliá Vienna is one of the best hotel in Vienna. This hotel has five stars level with lower prices than other five star hotels. The location of this hotel is great for tourists because it is near to the main city. The Art Hotel Vienna is a three stars hotel. Don't worry, this hotel has good amenities too.

Meliá Vienna

5 star hotel

Address : Donau-City-Straße 7, 1220 Wien, Austria

The Art Hotel Vienna

3 star hotel

Address : Brandmayergasse 7/9, 1050 Wien, Austria

RESTAURANT

Pramerl & the Wolf is a modern restaurant with traditional style. This place provides various food and a comfortable place. Ariston Hellenic Restaurant is famous for its best service and delicious food. Although expensive, this restaurant highly recommended.

Pramerl & the Wolf Restaurant

Restaurant

Address : Pramergasse 21, 1090 Wien, Austria

Ariston Hellenic Restaurant

Greek Restaurant

Address : Abt-Karl-Gasse 25, 1180 Wien, Austria

CAFE

Café Hawelka was opened in 1939. In this cafe offer some coffee and Buchteln. The Buchteln is the authentic food of this cafe. The Cake Tree is the place to hang out with your friend or family because this place has a quiet atmosphere and really comfortable. Here, they offer some bakery and coffee.

Café Hawelka

Late night dishes · Comfortable · Relaxing

Address : Dorotheergasse 6, 1010 Wien, Austria

The Cake Tree

Breakfast · Outdoor seating · Comfortable

Address : Wolfgang-Schmälzl-Gasse 14, 1020 Wien, Austria

BAR AND NIGHTLIFE

Loos American Bar is one of the most visited bars. Here, they provide various beers and more. Funky Monkey Bar has good decoration. Cozy atmosphere very pronounced here and they have a great service

Loos American Bar

Good cocktails · Comfortable · Relaxing

Address : Kärntner Durchgang 10, 1010 Wien, Austria

Funky Monkey Bar

Cash only · Good cocktails · Comfortable

Address : Sterngasse 11, 1010 Wien, Austria

INTERESTING PLACE

Funky Monkey Bar is a place to showing composer, conductor, soloist and dancer in the world. This building has a French Early Renaissance style. Kunsthistorisches Museum and Maria-Theresien-Platz can find out extraordinary art collection from the Habsburg royal family and Dutch art collection.

Funky Monkey Bar

Cash only · Good cocktails · Comfortable

Address : Sterngasse 11, 1010 Wien, Austria

Kunsthistorisches Museum

museum

Address : Maria-Theresien-Platz, 1010 Wien, Austria

INSTAGRAMMABLE SPOT

One of the best popular buildings in Vienna is the Belvedere Palace. You can see statues, and the Ceremonial Stairs and the second-floor hall the tourist can see period, paintings, and ceiling paintings. The next place to get a good photo is the Vienna City Hall. Vienna City Hall is the administrative city place. This building has a Neo-Gothic style.

Belvedere Palace

The Belvedere is a historic building complex in Vienna, Austria, consisting of two Baroque palaces (the Upper and Lower Belvedere), the Orangery, and the Palace Stables

Address : 1030 Vienna, Austria

Vienna City Hall

Vienna City Hall is the seat of local government of Vienna, located on Rathausplatz in the Innere Stadt district

Address : Friedrich-Schmidt-Platz 1, 1010 Wien, Austria