6 Things To See And Do In Vienna
1. Hubertus Stadl
If you are a foodie then restaurant Hubertus Stadtl is for sure the place for you. It is a bit far from the city center, but an easy metro ride, the food and prices won’t disappoint. A world class brewery, their in house lager something you don’t want to skip. Also know for their high quality meats, their sparerib special is not something to pass up.
2. Museum of Natural History Vienna
This museum is a great way to spend time in Vienna. The museum is open every day, which extremely convenient to fit into your traveling schedule. Here you can see many animal species, including both living and extinct (like dinosaurs) and huge rock collection. You can also see how life evolved on the planet for the past millions of years. The tour of the museum takes around two hours of easy going so plan your time accordingly. This is for sure a must see in Vienna.
3. Sacher Hotel
One of the places that there is always a line in Vienna is the Hotel Sacher. Your patience will be rewarded with one of the most famous cakes in the world – Sacher Cake. The taste of this chocolate wonder will stay in your head long after you come home from your Vienna trip. If you are a sweet tooth, then you should definitely visit this place.
4. Schönbrunn Palace
Schönbrunn Palace is a majestic castle near the city center. It was the summer residence of the Hapsburg rulers. There are 1441 rooms in this palace, and even though you can wonder the parks on the surrounding land, you shouldn’t go home without an inside tour of the castle. If you are lucky enough, you can attend a Summer Night Concert in Schönbrunn that is held every year here. This one is a bucketlister for sure.
5. Prater park
Some say that if you haven’t been in Prater Park and took a ride on the Giant Wheel of Vienna, then you haven’t been to Vienna at all. There are many attractions in Prater you can visit and enjoy, but one thing is certain, no matter your age you will have fun here.
6. Stephen’s Cathedral
One of the most breathtaking sights in Vienna is this majestic Gothic cathedral. This cathedral is over 850 years old and over 425 feet high. When you get out of the metro station you will surely feel insignificant in front of this masterpiece of architecture. Entrance is free, so don’t hesitate to go in and feast your eyes on the beauty of the treasures inside.