Vienna Walking Tour - 1 Day

Vienna Walking Tour

Enjoy Vienna Walking Tour. Vienna, the capital of Austria, is known for its rich history, from the era of classical music to the Habsburg reign.

See Vienna’s greatest sites and hidden gems on a classic Vienna City walking tour! Your expert guide will treat you to a 2.5-hour walking tour around Vienna, showing you the city as the locals know it. While walking, you’ll take in top Vienna attractions.

Explore vibrant city of Vienna on a 2.5-hour walking tour. See top attractions such as the Gothic architecture of St Stephen ‘s Cathedral, the Imperial Palace of Hofburg and the Spanish Riding School, led by a local guide. Learn the rich history behind the capital of Austria and each of its architectural gems as you go. 2.5-hour guided Vienna walking tour See the top attractions in Vienna alongside its lesser-known locations Learn about the cultural past of Vienna from your informative local guide

Highlights
• A guided walk through old Vienna, the perfect introduction to Austria’s capital city! Learn about Vienna’s culturally rich history from a local expert
• See Vienna’s top attractions as well as its lesser known spots
• See popular sites including St Stephen’s Cathedral, Hofburg Palace, Heroes’ Square, and the Spanish Riding School

Vienna Walking Tour

Recently voted one of the most livable cities in the world, Vienna is a city where you take your time and enjoy the breathtaking 18th-19th century architecture.

Great for first timers, our Vienna walking tour will take you through the pedestrian-friendly streets and parks of the old town. Leave the tourist path behind and join us for the perfect introduction to Vienna by our licensed tour guides.

Itinerary
• Meet at our office
• Walk to Maria at the Shore Church
• Old Jewish Quarter
• Old City Hall
• St Michael’s Square
• Spanish Riding School
• Hofburg Imperial Palace and Heroes Square
• The Ring Road
• Parliament
• City Hall
• Burgtheatre
• University of Vienna
• Graben Boulevard
• Plague Column
• St. Stephen’s Cathedral

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Overview

In central Vienna, meet your guide and take off on foot through the city. As you travel, learn the fascinating stories of Vienna ‘s history, culture and politics, tracing back to its Roman origins and participation in world wars. Walking through Heldenplatz (Heroes ‘Square), where Adolf Hitler made his 1938 annexation speech, pass the historic landmarks of the area. Admire the iconic landmark of St Stephen ‘s Cathedral, a cherished hallmark of the independence of Vienna, and the Sacher Café, renowned for its delicious chocolate cake. Visit the Hofburg Imperial Palace, the former residence of the monarchs of the Habsburg dynasty, built in the 13th century. You will also stop off at the Spanish Riding Academy, a classical dressage centre. Your tour will end at St Stephen ‘s Cathedral after discovering the city’s grand structures and narrow streets.

Itinerary

Day 1
Vienna Walking Tour

Stop At: Maria Am Gestade
After departing from a central location, your Vienna City walking tour will start with a stop at the Maria at the Shore Church, which is one of the oldest gothic church in the city.
Duration: 10 minutes
Admission Ticket Free

Pass By: Ringstrasse Walk around the Ringstrasse and admire the city’s stately architecture like City Hall, Vienna University and the Houses of Parliament.

Stop At: The Hofburg
Your guide will lead you through the heart of the city center to see attractions like the Hofburg Imperial Palace, where the Habsburg family ruled for centuries.
Duration: 20 minutes
Admission Ticket Free

Stop At: Spanish Riding School
Learn about the Spanish Riding School, which is the only institution in the world where classic equestrian skills are being taught.
Duration: 20 minutes
Admission Ticket Free

Pass By: Heldenplatz
Walk through Heroe´s Square where Adolf Hitler made his 1938 annexation speech during World War II.

Stop At: St. Stephen’s Cathedral
Finish the tour at the St. Stephen’s Cathedral. As one of the most important Gothic structures in Austria, it is truly the symbol of Vienna.
Duration: 20 minutes
Admission Ticket Free