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Vienna

The capital city of Austria is a historic and cultural jewel. Museums, palaces, restaurants and bars are just a few examples of what Vienna has to offer.

Art and Museums

Albertina in Wien © Wien, Albertina Albertina in Wien © Wien, Albertina

Albertina - Vienna

The Albertina accommodates one of the largest and most precious graphic art collections in the world. Today, it comprises nearly 50,000 drawings and one million prints dating from all major epochs: from Late Gothic to contemporary art.
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بلفيدير العليا © Belvedere بلفيدير العليا © Belvedere

Gallery Belvedere - Vienna

This Baroque masterpiece houses is one of Europe's most important museums, the Gallery Belvedere Vienna. In the Upper Belvedere the world's largest collection of paintings by Gustav Klimt is on display, alongside works by Egon Schiele and Oskar Kokoschka.
One of Vienna's highlights

Leopold Museum - Vienna

The Leopold Museum in the Viennese MuseumsQuartier presents Austrian paintings of the 19th and 20th century, including the world’s biggest Schiele collection in its spacious, light-flooded rooms.
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Mumok, Museumsquartier © Wien Tourismus / Christian Stemper Mumok, Museumsquartier © Wien Tourismus / Christian Stemper

MUMOK Museum of Modern Art - Vienna

Located in the gigantic black basalt cube, the MUMOK Museum of Modern Art, in the courtyard of the Viennese MuseumsQuartier, view a vast collection of major 20th century artists - from Picasso to Pollock - as well as changing contempoary exhibitions.
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Museum of Fine Arts Vienna © Österreich Werbung / Peter Burgstaller Museum of Fine Arts Vienna © Österreich Werbung / Peter Burgstaller

Museum of Fine Arts - Vienna

Thanks to the acquisitions by and the patronage of the House of Habsburg, the Museum of fine Arts in Vienna has an unrivalled collection of old masters, including a vast selection of works by Pieter Bruegel the Elder.
Work of the masters
Haydn Portrait © Österreich Test / Lois Lammerhuber Haydn Portrait © Österreich Test / Lois Lammerhuber

Vienna: Exhibitions

There are several exhibitions in Vienna spotlighting the life and works of Joseph Haydn, one of the most prominent composers of the classical period. Some of these exhibitions are staged at original Haydn venues.
Haydn exhibitions in Vienna
House of Music facade © Inge Prader House of Music facade © Inge Prader

Haus der Musik - Vienna

Haus der Musik - Vienna is a modern interactive experimental museum in the historic city center of Vienna, where the Vienna Philharmonic was founded. Infotainment, Edutainment and Entertainment – these are the three catchwords characterizing the Haus der Musik - Vienna, offering the visitor a lively introduction to the history of Austria’s great composers.
The House of Sound
Vienna Secession © Österreich Werbung / Hans Wiesenhofer Vienna Secession © Österreich Werbung / Hans Wiesenhofer

The Secession - Vienna

Today, it is one of Austria’s most photographed structures and a leading centre for contemporary art. But when it opened in 1898, the Secession - Vienna touched off a scandal.
Scandalous and superb

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Accommodation

Sacher Vienna by Night © Hotel Sacher Wien Sacher Vienna by Night © Hotel Sacher Wien
Vienna
City Centre

Hotel Sacher Vienna

Hotel Sacher Vienna is one of the world’s great luxury hotels, providing the highest standard of comfort, superb service and every modern technology guests need.
A legend blending trend and tradition
Beletage Residenz XL Room © Hotel Hollmann Beletage Beletage Residenz XL Room © Hotel Hollmann Beletage
Vienna
City Centre

Hotel Hollmann Beletage

This contemporary, unconventional yet elegantly styled boutique hotel is situated amidst historical buildings directly in the heart of Vienna.
Unique starting point for Viennese excursions
Suite im 25hours beim Museumsquartier in Wien © 25hours Hotels / Stephan Lemke Suite im 25hours beim Museumsquartier in Wien © 25hours Hotels / Stephan Lemke

Design Hotels in Vienna

Vienna was one of Europe's most important 19th century cities, home to many great musicians and some of the best examples of Art Nouveau architecture. Nowadays Vienna offers its visitors an insight into its cultural heritage with a fantastic range of modern accommodation and a true cosmopolitan touch.
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Hotel Schloss Leopoldskron, Salzburg © Schlosshotels & Herrenhäuser Hotel Schloss Leopoldskron, Salzburg © Schlosshotels & Herrenhäuser

Castle Hotels & Mansions

Castle Hotels & Mansions is a select group of romantic castle hotels, historic country homes, manor houses, estates, restaurants and inns across Austria.
Incomparably unique
St. Martin Chalets © St. Martin Chalet / no  name St. Martin Chalets © St. Martin Chalet / no name

Chalets & Holiday Homes in Austria

Skiing and hiking chalets come in all sizes and all standards in the Austrian Alps, with some including luxury facilities such as saunas. Use our chalet finder to source your ideal lodgings.
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Lakes and Nature

Besucher am Weinberg © Wienerwald Tourismus GmbH Besucher am Weinberg © Wienerwald Tourismus GmbH

Vienna – the Wine Capital

No other country can lay claim to so much viticulture and wine-culture in its capital city. Grapes were cultivated in Vienna as early as 1132 AD.
Find Out Why
Styrian Wine Roads © Österreich Werbung / Peter Burgstaller Styrian Wine Roads © Österreich Werbung / Peter Burgstaller

Austria's Wine Country

Austria’s vibrant wine scene has earned worldwide recognition.
Take a sip
Danube Vienna © Österreich Werbung/Diejun Danube Vienna © Österreich Werbung/Diejun

Vienna

Vienna is known around the world as the city on the Danube, but it is also home to wetlands, streams, ponds and lakes. In short, there are plenty of opportunities to take a dip when visiting the capital.
Bathing lakes in Vienna
Wolfgangsee Schifffahrt II © Salzburg AG Wolfgangsee Schifffahrt II © Salzburg AG

Water Sports

Enjoy a refreshing dip, give diving a go, or take a sailboat out for the day. Browse our selection of the best lakes for waters activities per region.
Austria's best bathing lakes
Wörthersee Carinthia © Österreich Werbung / Peter Burgstaller Wörthersee Carinthia © Österreich Werbung / Peter Burgstaller

Round Trips Along Rivers & Lakes

Round trips are a great way of getting to know our beautiful country, and a water-themed tour will take you to some of Austria's most stunning corners. Take a look at our route suggestions here.
Some recommendations
Carinthia's lakes offer great opportunities to cool down during a hot summer day or as a break during your bike trip © Österreich Werbung / Andy Küchenmeister Carinthia's lakes offer great opportunities to cool down during a hot summer day or as a break during your bike trip © Österreich Werbung / Andy Küchenmeister

Cycling Along Austria's Rivers & Lakes

Scenic cycle paths lead along picturesque rivers and glittering lakes, all well-signposted with wonderful stop-off opportunities along the way.

The most popular routes
Impressive mountain scenery in National park Hohe Tauern © Österreich Werbung / Peter Podpera Impressive mountain scenery in National park Hohe Tauern © Österreich Werbung / Peter Podpera

National Parks in Austria

Austria is home to six unique national parks, offering a stunning variety of animals, plants and landscapes. When visiting Austria take the opportunity to admire nature in its undisturbed, pristine beauty and make sure you spend some time exploring one of these natural havens.
 
As nature intended

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