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Vienna is the largest city and capital of Austria. Interestingly, Vienna is the second largest German speaking city in the world and has previously been named “The City of Music” and “The City of Dreams”. These nicknames give you an idea of how special and artistic the city Vienna is.
Tourists visiting Vienna will find plenty of fascinating things to do and see while on a city break. To see the city from the best viewpoint, be sure to take a ride on the Wiener Riesenrad, a ferris wheel that stands at 200 feet tall. After taking in beautiful views of the city, head to the Museums quarter to educate yourself.
Vienna is suited to groups of friends and couples of all ages with an interest in history. Not only is it a beautiful city, but tourists can also learn a lot about European history with a visit.
Flights to Vienna from Dublin operate seven days a week during the summer season. Vienna is only a short 20 minute drive from the airport.
To learn more about things to do in Vienna, the best time to go and local info see here.
Vienna has a buzzing nightlife and is well known for its electronic nightclubs. If nightclubs are not your style, you will find plenty of bars and pubs dotted around the city.
Vienna has many restaurants and food outlets to suit all budget types. Pastry cafes are also popular in the city so be sure to visit one during your trip!
Families of all ages will love a visit to Vienna zoo!
Be sure to visit the Naschmarkt when in Vienna, the city’s largest open-air market. Visit on a Saturday to find a range of vintage clothing and antiques.
Every year, the Festival of Vienna takes place for 6 weeks during the months of May and June. During the Vienna Festival you will find many musical performances alongside parades and celebrations throughout the city.
One of the best times to visit Vienna is in the month of December. Every December, Vienna hosts its Christmas market which is widely regarded as one of the best in the world. During, the city hall square is transformed into a Christmas wonderland and is truly a sight to behold. A visit to the Vienna Christmas market is a must for all city-break lovers!
Euro is the currency used in Vienna.
Vienna is an hour ahead of Ireland.
As the city has an efficient metro system, this is how we recommend tourists get around.