Visiting Vienna

Beachbar at the Danube Canal overlooking the water an a bridge

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.

View of the Wien River that flows right through the City Park

Historic bridges and fountains

You can walk over 1,716 bridges - at least you can in Vienna. Vienna actually has four times as many bridges as Venice. more

Ottakringer Brewery seen from above

Brewing culture weeks

The Ottakringer Brewery celebrates a festival of brewing culture this summer for the fifth time. For nine whole weeks, everything revolves around the enjoyment of beer, together with numerous guest breweries. more

People in an exhibition room in Leopold Museum

Pictures of women

An exhibition at the Leopold Museum is dedicated to the pictures of women created by well-known Austrian artists. more

View over the Danube in Vienna

Tourism in Vienna reached record levels in 2016

For the seventh time in a row, tourist overnight stays in Vienna reached new record levels last year. The 2016 result is 14.96 million – 4.4 percent increase on the figures reported in 2015. more

View from above over St. Stephen's Cathedral and first district of Vienna

Video gives "A Taste of Vienna"

For the time-lapse movie "A Taste of Vienna" 87,000 photos were taken over the course of a year. The video project is a declaration of love to the Austrian federal capital. more

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