Visiting Vienna

Young couple lying on the grass, embracing and enjoying the sun

Vienna is a city with a very high quality of life, a feature that is highly appreciated by the many visitors who come to the Austrian capital. The Vienna Tourist Board provides comprehensive information about sights, hotels and leisure activities in Vienna to give visitors a structured overview of the many events and attractions in the city.


Writing of Kunsthalle on building

Destination Vienna: Cross-section of current creativity

From 17 April, the Kunsthalle Wien invites visitors to go on an exciting and highly topical foray through Vienna's art scene. The project "Destination Wien 2015" presents contemporary works that appeal to all the senses in the MuseumsQuartier and cultural institutions. more

The point of sale, Bar with guests

Freihausviertel

Where the creative scene makes it home, hip establishments are also booming. The Freihausviertel in the vicinity of the Naschmarkt is a big attraction with its numerous restaurants, bars and cafés. more

Two young women hugging in front of Schloss Schönbrunn

Vienna among top 10 cities to visit

Lonely Planet has ranked Vienna as one of the top 10 cities "not to be missed" by travellers in 2015. more

Vienna Tourist Board director Nobert Kettner, deputy mayor Renate Brauner and mayor Michael Häupl standing next to each other presenting the new 2020 Vienna Tourism Strategy.

Vienna Tourism Strategy 2020

According to the strategy, Vienna is expected to sell 18 million guest nights by 2020, while the sales revenue of the lodging sector should hit the "the sonic barrier" of one-billion euros. more

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