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The Riesenrad is a towering, modern symbol of Vienna...
A vast ribbon of greenery looping along the Danube from the fringes of Vienna to the Slovakian border, the 9300-hectare Donau-Auen National Park is one of the last remaining major wetlands in Europe...
These hop-on, hop-off buses cover three routes with stops at 15 sights in Vienna. A red route follows the Ringstrasse and makes a detour to Stephansplatz...
More of a tourist novelty than anything else, a Fiaker is a traditional-style open carriage drawn by a pair of horses. Drivers generally speak English and point out places of interest en route...
Vienna Sightseeing Tours runs the Hop On Hop Off city tours and the tours by the affiliated Cityrama...
This tiny, old-fashioned version of the Würstelprater , is a short ride from Reumannplatz...
This one is for those who want to go off-piste in summer...
The Planetarium, Vienna’s extraterrestrial and interstellar viewfinder, is located on the edge of the Würstelprater behind the Riesenrad. Shows – normally at 9...
Rising above the Wienerwald’s green canopy, the concrete Jubiläumswarte offers sweeping views from the uppermost platform that take in most of Vienna; on a windy day the climb to the top can be quite an adrenalin rus...
Vintage open-top (closed if rainy) oldtimer coaches trundle around the city centre and occasionally up to the Wienerwald (Vienna Woods)...
The palace garden’s 630m-long Irrgarten is a classic hedge design based on the original maze that occupied its place from 1720 to 1892; adjoining this is the Labyrinth , a playground with games, climbing equipment a...
The Neue Donau provides opportunities for boating, windsurfing and water skiing. Hofbauer rents out electric boats for €13.50 an hour, rudder boats (basically dinghies) for €7, and paddle boats for €11.
Courses run for a minimum of two weeks, and can either be taken during the day or at night. Classes are limited to eight students; individual tuition is also available.
One and a half hour tours of the main sights in around the Innere Stadt and and 2½-hour tours of the city’s big sights. Buses leave from outside the Albertina.
In rural Feuersbrunn (a short hop from Vienna). Offers seminars and courses almost weekly on Austrian and international cuisine.
Learn from one of Vienna’s most respected vegetarian chefs, including tips on breakfasts.
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