Vienna is the capital of Austria and is located on the eastern branches of the Alps by the shimmering blue Danube. Vienna is a city rich in traditions and with many sights.
Starting with the Vienna Opera and going to the Museums quarter, which focuses on the 20th and 21st century, Vienna has something to offer for every taste.
The colourful and extraordinarily constructed Hundertwasser house, created by the artist Friedensreich Hundertwasser, attracts many amazed visitors every year.
On Belvedere, the blossoming Baroque park and two gorgeous castles, now exhibiting a rich and world famous art collection, are worth a visit. Those keen for a ride on the wild mouse or various other adventurous rides, should pay a visit to the Prater. This is where the beautiful historic giant Ferris wheel is located, which provides an unforgettable view of the city and is used as a backdrop for romantic encounters in dizzy heights for films like „Before Sunrise.“
Satisfy your appetite after a long day of culture with Palatschinken, a delicious local Viennese speciality.
The deliciously tender pancake is best devoured with melted chocolate and cream (called Schlagobers).
Vienna is easily discovered by bike and the whole city provides city bikes, which are both easily available and affordable.
The City Airport Train (CAT) or the underground train connect the international airport to the well-connected city
Don’t miss a visit to the Wiener Hofreitschule while you are in Vienna. Spectacular horse riding events attract many visitors to the magnificent Spanish Riding School.