Home » Self Plan Your Vienna Austria Trip (page 2)

Self Plan Your Vienna Austria Trip

Day Trips From Vienna: Salzburg, Bratislava, Budapest, Wachau, Burgenland

Day Trips from Vienna: Salzburg City

Day trips from Vienna are incredibly varied. Essentially, half a dozen top landmarks, UNESCO World Heritage sites and European cultural capitals huddle together within a radius of 200 miles.  Let me share a few day trip ideas to neighbouring cities and the countryside with you. If you prefer to explore on your own, read my car rental tips below. Mini Danube Cruise …

Read More »

What To Do In Vienna: A Native’s 15 Free Guides

What to do in Vienna: Volksgarten and Burgtheater

What to do in Vienna to have the best possible time? Go for what it is known for, by travellers and by locals: Classical art and music, coffee and cake, historic palaces, hanging out in beautiful locations, gift shopping from classical to quirky, great Central European food and wine. If you have been to Wien before or plan an extended …

Read More »

Vienna Concerts 2019 – Quality Music Events In My Hometown

Vienna Concerts: Musikverein

My home city stages one to three dozen Vienna concerts every day. To make things more complicated, the ‘capital of music’ hosts events with varying levels of quality. At this point you may start to choose selectively. Let’s assume you are after quality music events and would like to avoid tourist traps. To facilitate your choice I’m sharing a list of great and good concerts below; some …

Read More »

Vienna Walks – Six Routes With Maps To Guide Your Sightseeing

What to do in Vienna: Spittelberg walk

Vienna Walks are easy if you compare them to those in big metropolises. That is because Vienna is as compact as a Swiss army knife: Almost all major Vienna landmarks and attractions line up within the three square kilometres of Old Vienna, a UNESCO World Heritage site. This page provides a couple of links to my favourite Vienna walks which are also mapped out, …

Read More »

Vienna Tours Private Sightseeing: Top Guides + Tours

Vienna Tours private sightseeing: tour guide Walter at Cafe Braeunerhof

Vienna Tours Private Sightseeing. Can a mere a print guide ever replace a knowledgeable and passionate private guide such as Walter here at Cafe Bräunerhof (see above)? To help connect you with professionals like him I have put together the best small group and private tours for you to screen. Private City Highlights Tour Vienna Tours Private Sightseeing. What I like about this …

Read More »

Mini Danube Cruise Review – Vienna To Bratislava By Boat

Vienna Danube Cruise Shop

Mini Danube Cruise. If you plan a day trip from Vienna to Bratislava by boat consider taking the catamaran during the warm months. At just 60 km distance from Vienna, this stretch of the Donau provides a great setting for a mini Danube cruise, or more precisely: a fun high-speed ride down the Danube. To decide about this travel option, read my story. …

Read More »

Spanish Riding School Vienna – Video, Shows And Tickets On Offer

Things to do in Vienna August: Spanish Riding School

Should You Get On Your Horse? Every classical city guide harps on about the Spanish Riding School Vienna as a Must-See. Should you spend  two hours to experience baroque horses performing to classical music in a baroque riding hall? For 30 years I wasn’t convinced. See a video and read my first-hand review of watching a show. You will also get a quick …

Read More »

Boat Trips On the Vienna Danube In Austria: Best Areas And Day Cruises

Boat Trips: Wachau ship

There are different boat trips on the Vienna Danube that allow you to enjoy lush scenery as much as the thrill of high speed transport and city trips to nearby European capitals Bratislava and Budapest. The best location for a scenic river tour is UNESCO World Heritage site Wachau Valley, which is around thirty minutes from Vienna. For trips to Bratislava and Budapest, the best vehicles …

Read More »
Copyright (c) 2018 vienna-unwrapped.com. All Rights Reserved. This site uses cookies. By using our site you accept our privacy policy and terms of use.
Accept Cookies
x