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Vienna City Classic Walk with a Small Group

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Overview
Vienna is home to a number of gorgeous landmarks, from the Hofburg Palace and Town Hall to the Austrian Parliament Building and St. Stephen's Cathedral. Discover these classical sights, as well as some of the city’s hidden gems, on this approximately 2,5-hour, small-group walking tour. As you wander around the city center, your guide will regale you with stories about the city’s history, architecture, and the many famous residents who have called Vienna home.
Itinerary
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You'll start at
Maria-Theresien-Platz
Burgring 5, 1010 Wien, AustriaMaria-Theresien-Platz, Burgring, 1010, Vienna. We meet next to the monument of Empress Maria Theresia ( HER FACE SIDE) , Guide will hold a green sign.
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    Maria Theresien Square
    Stop: 10 minutes -
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  • 2
    Maria Theresia Denkmal
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  • 3
    Ringstrasse
    Stop: 10 minutes -
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  • 4
    Heldenplatz
    Stop: 2 minutes -
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  • 5
    Neue Burg
    Stop: 15 minutes -
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  • 6
    Volksgarten
    Stop: 10 minutes -
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    Pass by Bundeskanzleramt Oesterreich
  • 7
    The Hofburg
    Stop: 10 minutes -
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    Pass by Sisi Museum
    Pass by Spanish Riding School
  • 8
    Michaelerplatz
    Stop: 5 minutes -
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  • 9
    Demel Museum
    Stop: 5 minutes -
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  • 10
    St. Michael's Church
    Stop: 5 minutes -
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You'll end at
Saint Stephen's Cathedral
Stephansplatz 1, 1010 Wien, Austria
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Highlights
  • Find Vienna’s landmarks without losing your way on the bustling streets
  • Discover the best photo spots by landmarks, such as Hofburg Palace
  • Learn about the architecture and history of Vienna and its beloved sights
  • Enjoy a small-group experience with more interaction between guide and group
What to Expect
From Maria-Theresien-Platz, stroll with your guide and small group around Ringstrasse. The beautiful boulevard in central Vienna is home to some of the city’s most significant monuments, including the Austrian Parliament and Vienna City Hall. As you chat about the city, head onward through Volksgarten’s blooms, passing Heldenplatz and the striking Hofburg Palace. Hear tales of emperors as you admire Burggarten and the Imperial Butterfly House, and stories of Napoleon at the Augustinian Church. Other highlights include the Vienna State Opera, the shopping hot spot of the Graben, and, of course, St. Stephen’s Cathedral. Here, bid your guide goodbye as the tour ends.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Maria-Theresien-Platz, Burgring 5, 1010 Wien, Austria
Duration
2h 30m
Return Details
Saint Stephen's Cathedral, Stephansplatz 1, 1010 Wien, Austria
Inclusions
  • Local certified tour guide
  • Vienna's historic centre walking tour. Tour duration is 2 - 2.5 hours
  • English only tour
Exclusions
  • Food & drinks
  • Gratuities
  • Please keep in mind our tour does not visit the inside of any museum.
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Tours will be held in all weather conditions; please dress appropriately
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • Please keep in mind our tour does not visit inside of any museums
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Warm and knowledgable host. Small group as promised. Very enjoyable. Able to ask questions and discuss easily.
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I only had one day in Vienna and wasn't sure what to see. The tour looked like a good overview so I went for it. it was very informative. I learned a lot about the history of Austria and Dace was a great host. The group was only 7 people which was very nice. I saw larger tours
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We took the walking tour and we could make a choice of German or English guide, so we decided to go for the English one. The guide was a student who lived his whole life in Vienna and studied history. He could tell us all kinds of historical interesting items about Vienna, lots
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The tour was just right for a little history and understanding of area museums, churches and landmarks. We saw just enough to make us want to venture the next days to various points and explore further. Dace was a terrific guide and we were great full for her knowledge with a
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Dace is a fantastic tour guide--funny, interesting and very knowledgeable. We had our 17 and 19 year old teens with us and they agreed it was the best way to explore Vienna. We wouldn't have been able to learn as much just wandering around on our own and the amount of time was
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By: Dace Scharf - Vienna Tour Guide
257 reviews
ColetteE875
London, United Kingdom
2914
Vienna walking tour
Warm and knowledgable host. Small group as promised. Very enjoyable. Able to ask questions and discuss easily.
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Bottomsup99
Irvine, California
20
Great Tour. Dace is great
I only had one day in Vienna and wasn't sure what to see. The tour looked like a good overview so I went for it.
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HurbyS
Echt, The Netherlands
13638
Great tour with fantastic guide
We took the walking tour and we could make a choice of German or English guide, so we decided to go for the
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Kimberly B
Youngstown, United States
62
An overview of Vienna
The tour was just right for a little history and understanding of area museums, churches and landmarks. We saw
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emvvisitor
Alexandria, Virginia
354
Great city tour with teens
Dace is a fantastic tour guide--funny, interesting and very knowledgeable. We had our 17 and 19 year old teens
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Thomas K
30
Prefect for a compression of history
With Face w head a real knowledgable and friendly guide and gave us a lot of nice impression of Vienna. Good
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Andiman
Downe, United Kingdom
3236
Fascinating insight to Vienna
Really pleased we booked this tour for the first morning of a 5 day visit to Vienna. It gave a really good
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pckilmac
Dublin, Ireland
31
Great way to get an overview of the city
Well put together tour taking in all the key sites with a great guide. Informative and at a good pace.
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mimin2018
Bruges, Belgium
41
Lovely walk around the city discovered hidden gems
Dace was knowledgeable, passionate and well organised We were shown heaps of hidden gems around the city otherwise
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breannem4545
Detroit, Michigan
41
Very nice walk around
Dace was a lovely guide. We got to see some top highlights throughout Vienna. I wished we would have stopped for a
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manel987654321
30
Nice tour
I have taken this tour on my recent trip to Vienna and if you are looking for an introduction to the classical
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martinlZ7605DY
Oxford, United Kingdom
50
Excellent guided walking tour
Dace was an excellent guide. Gentle dry wit peppered the commentary which was a mix of Austrian and European
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sangee99
Brussels, Belgium
21
Great start of a visit to Vienna
Our guide Mrs. Dace was knowledgeable, energetic and funny! We highly recommend this tour as a start of your stay
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Evitalovestravel
20
Wonderful host in Vienna
Tour guide was great. Very well informed and the right amount of time. We are traveling with teens and they loved
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Robert T
Sydney, Australia
60
Fantastic walking tour of Vienna
Our friendly guide, Dace Scharf showed us many of the highlights and hidden gems of this beautiful city. She was
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