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Vienna: Best of in 1-Day Private Guided Tour with Transport

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Activity provider: Rosotravel Austria

Vienna: Best of in 1-Day Private Guided Tour with Transport

Activity provider: Rosotravel Austria

From US$ 240.70 per person

Discover Vienna’s top attractions and lesser known tourist spots . See highlights such as St. Stephen's Cathedral, Hofburg, and Rathaus, and visit Schonbrunn Palace and Belvedere Palace.

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Duration 3 - 8 hours
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Live tour guide
Spanish, English, French, German, Italian, Polish, Russian
Pickup included
You will be picked up from your accommodation in Vienna.
Wheelchair accessible
Private group

Experience

Highlights
  • Explore the highlights of Vienna with a licensed guide
  • Learn the history of Vienna and discover local best-kept secrets from your knowledgeable guide
  • Admire sights like St. Stephen's Cathedral, Rathaus and Albertina
  • Take advantage of skip-the-line tickets to the richest palaces in Vienna
Full description

Visit Vienna, the capital of Austria and the hub of culture and art for most of Europe during the time of the Hapsburg Empire. Discover its abundance of historical, cultural and architectural monuments. Embark on an exclusive tour of Vienna by car and see all the main attractions in one day. Fall in love with “The City of Dreams”! During the 3-hour tour you will see the essential sights of Vienna Old Town from the comfort of a private, air conditioned vehicle. After getting picked up from your accommodation, you will enjoy hassle-free sightseeing without ever worrying about tired feet.

Your private guide will show you Old Town highlights, starting with the magnificent city hall Rathaus, built using some 30 million bricks. The next stop on the list is the gorgeous 18th century St Peter’s Catholic Church, located in the beating heart of the Old Town.

Among the stunning townhouses and monuments, you will marvel at the sculpted Column of the Trinity and one of the greatest Gothic cathedrals in the world: St Stephen’s Cathedral, with iconic Romanesque towers and spire. Enjoy an easy and cozy drive along the beautiful Viennese streets and see the world famous State Opera, where great composers such as Mozart, Beethoven and Chopin have performed. Closeby you will find Albertina, a 19th century Habsburg palace, and the magnificent Hofburg Palace complex, which now houses various museums and the Imperial Treasury.

Further on, see the fabulous Palais Schwarzenberg and take a stroll through the Baroque-style garden of the 18th century Belvedere. At the end of a fruitful tour, you will be driven back to your accommodation. Sightseeing in Vienna has never been easier! Choose the 7-hour option to learn even more about Vienna and the Habsburg Empire. During the extended tour you will visit St Peter’s Catholic Church (Peterskirche). Its Baroque-style interior will amaze you with beautiful murals, paintings and domed roof with lots of gilding.

Step inside St. Stephen’s Cathedral to marvel at the stunning stained glass windows, soaring pillars, Baroque high altar, impressive vaulting, colorful tiled roof, and other treasures. Other highlights are, driving through MuseumsQuartier, featuring Baroque palaces containing various museums, and seeing Karlskirche, the 18th-century Habsburg domed cathedral with Baroque, Greek and Roman elements.

In addition, you will visit the top 1 attraction in Vienna - the Schonbrunn Palace. Take advantage of skip-the-line tickets to avoid waiting in several hours long lines, and explore the luxurious Rococo-style apartments of Emperor Franz Joseph and his wife Elisabeth. Learn about the imperial lifestyle and take a relaxing stroll in the palace’s elegant gardens.

Includes
  • Private Full-Day Car Tour of Vienna Old Town Highlights with Palaces of Schonbrunn and Belvedere
  • 5-Star Guide with Official Vienna License speaking fluently in chosen language
  • Entry to St Stephen's Cathedral and St Peter’s Church (in 7 and 8-hour options)
  • Skip-the-line tickets to Schonbrunn Palace (in 7 and 8-hour options)
  • Skip-the-line tickets to Belvedere Palace (in 8-hour option)
  • Private transport in an air-conditioned car with pickup and drop-off service to your accommodation in Vienna
  • Entrance fee to Karlskirche (4-7 EUR - optional)
Covid-19 precautions
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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We had the chance to spend the day with our guide Evy. She is incredible, she is a well of knowledge! Moreover, we had a lot of fun, Evy's anecdotes and good humor were a delight for us. We let ourselves be carried through History, Art, Music and Architecture.... a shot of happiness for the neurons, Thank you Evy! 100% recommended activity!

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December 30, 2021

We decided to visit Vienna during our vacation, but we only had 1 day. So we did this tour and it was an amazing choice. Well organized, many sights, tickets for Schönbrunn Palace, private guide, driver - everything is great. From start to finish we were excited and happy to meet the guide Ute. Thanks for this day.

August 13, 2021

hat was just a fantastic tour with a very knowledgeable guide Ute. I totally recommend it to anyone who is visiting Vienna and wants to know many interesting facts which you will not find in a booklet. The car was comfortable, clean and the driver was also funny. Everything was great organized and we saw many sights of Vienna. The absolute top of the for me was visiting Belvedere Palace which is very charming and not overcrowded. In the past I used to take part in group tours but now I understand the value of private tours. As there were only 2 of us we had a great conversation with the Guide and we were talking about the things which are interesting for me and my partner. Totally recommend to anyone!

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August 13, 2021

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