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Vienna Historical City Tour with Schonbrunn Palace Visit

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  • Location: Vienna, Austria
  • Duration: 3 hours 30 minutes (approx.)
  • Tour code: 3585AT001SVS
From the magnificent buildings of the Ring to the splendor of Schonbrunn Palace, you'll see all the highlights of Vienna on this three-hour city tour. The tour gives you a thorough overview of Vienna's most significant historical sights, and focuses on the famous Schonbrunn Palace.


  • Choice of several departures throughout the day
  • Hotel pickup included
  • Informative, friendly and professional guide
  • All entrance fees included
  • Comprehensive tour of the city
You'll also see the Museum of Applied Arts, the State Opera House, the Museum of Fine Arts and the Museum of Natural History. The Hofburg is another highlight, the famous residence of Empress Elizabeth, affectionately known as Sisi to the Austrians. Plus you'll see a host of other fine buildings, including the Parliament, City Hall, the Burgtheater, the University and the Votive Church.

The real treat of this tour is your visit to Schonbrunn Palace, summer residence of the Hapsburgs and Maria Theresa, mother of Marie Antoinette, who later became Queen to Louis XVI of France. Admire the site of the Palace and Gardens of Schonbrunn, outstanding as one of the most impressive and well preserved Baroque ensembles of its kind in Europe.
Continue to Belvedere Palace, which houses a significant gathering of Austrian art from around 1900. Explore the world's largest collection of paintings by Gustav Klimt, featuring highlights such as Judith I and the The Kiss (own expense).

Your tour ends by the Südtiroler Platz, approximately a 10-minute walk from the city center. A complimentary transfer service is available to the State Opera House, should you wish to continue your sightseeing independently.

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Departure Point:
Corner Laxenburger Strasse/Wiedner Gurtel or centrally-located Vienna hotels
Return Details:
Tour concludes at the Südtiroler Platz, central Vienna. Passengers have the option of taking a complimentary transfer service to the State Opera

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9:45am Departure
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Departs at 9:45am. Available year round

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2pm Departure
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Departs at 2pm. Available November to March only

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Vienna Historical City Tour with Schonbrunn Palace Visit

Vienna Historical City Tour with Schonbrunn Palace Visit

  • Hotel pickup (selected hotels and tour grades only)
  • Professional guide
  • Entrance fees
  • Optional transfer to the Opera House
  • Hotel drop off
  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Food and drinks, unless specified
  • Entrance to Belvedere Palace (discounted tickets available)
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  • Wheelchair accessible, please advise at time of booking if wheelchair assistance is required
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Traveler Reviews

Reviewed by: gabriel b, March 2015

The tour guide was excellent. She spoke slowly enough and with sufficient detail. She did not overload us with dates and too much information.
It was very interesting and provided a great overview of the city.

Reviewed by: Cheryl L, March 2015

This tour was amazing!

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Tour code: 3585AT001SVS