Visiting Vienna

Gloriette in winter

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.


Woman wearing fashion by John Galliano that shows his view of vulgarity in fashion: shrill, voluminous, like a fairy tale

The provocation of vulgarity

Why is the vulgar repulsive and exciting at the same time? The exhibition "Vulgar? Fashion Redefined" at Prince Eugene’s Winter Palace invites a discourse about the definition of good taste from 3 March to 25 June 2017. more

The Großmütterchen Hatz Salon Orkestar

Accordion Festival 2017

Vienna loves the accordion. Traditional Viennese songs and World Music are both unthinkable without this fascinating instrument. The Accordion Festival will present accordion music in all its many facets starting on 25 February at numerous Viennese venues. more

People having breakfast in the restaurant The Brickmakers

Brunch and breakfast in Vienna

Whether in classical style in a coffee house, exotically in the city center, in a trendy eatery or in a cultural environment - having breakfast in Vienna is a pleasure that satisfies all expectations. 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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