Visiting Vienna

Beach bar at Donaukanal with view onto canal

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.


Ai Weiwei

Ai Weiwei brings a temple to Vienna

Ai Weiwei is one of the most renowned artists of our time. Until 20 November 2016 he will be presenting his monumental works in 21er Haus for the first time. more

Donau-Auen National Park

The Lobau – Vienna’s jungle

Vienna is renowned for its numerous green spaces and recreation areas. But did you know that part of the Donau-Auen National Park also falls inside the Austria capital? It's called the Lobau, the "jungle" of the Viennese. more

A row of set tables

Organic delights in Vienna

Apart from fair fashion, Vienna also offers sustainable pleasure. From the trendy restaurant to natural food shops to the wine tavern – organic delights attract. more

Giant Ferris Wheel (Riesenrad)

250th anniversary of the Vienna Prater

Ever since Emperor Joseph II opened the Vienna Prater to the public two and a half centuries ago, it has been a highly popular recreation area for everyone in Vienna. 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

View over the Danube in Vienna

Tourism in Vienna reached record levels

With an increase of 5.9 percent to a total of 14.3 million overnight stays, Vienna has exceeded the 14 million mark for the first time in 2015. more

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