Culture and tourism are closely linked in Vienna: Schönbrunn Palace, Hofburg, St. Stephen’s Cathedral, Wiener Prater, Donauturm, Spanish Riding School are only a few of the many sights.
Visitors can dive into the history of the Habsburg monarchy, study famous paintings at Belvedere or visit St. Stephen’s Cathedral – the city’s landmark. The Riesenrad at Prater offers a unique view of the city.
Numerous museums, impressive events, and pompous balls such as the Opera Ball or the Life-Ball, fantastic architecture such as Haas-Haus or Hundertwasserhaus, historic buildings and many historic boulevards characterize Viennese culture. When in Vienna be sure to visit a traditional Viennese café not only offering coffee but also delicious cakes such as the renowned Sachertorte and Apple Strudel.
Vienna Burgtheater is one of the most influential theatres and the second oldest in Europe.