Vienna, the beautiful city of Austria, has ample of striking places to visit and interesting things to do. If you are here, then forget the world and enjoy the serenity & sophistication of the place. Here is a bucket list of 10 to give you a quick guide of how to enjoy the most in Vienna.
1. Vienna State Opera House
You will get to see the most wonderful theatres of Europe in the city. Enjoy ballet or opera on the cheapest tickets, that is the ‘standing only’ ticket, if you are on a budget trip then do not miss the show.
2. Schönbrunn Palace & Gardens
Get enthralled by the grandness of Schönbrunn Palace and gardens. Take a virtual tour of this marvelous 1,441 room decorative palace. Trust me, you won’t regret!
3. Wiener Riesenrad
Give a boost to your love for the Ferris wheel with the uniquely romantic Vienna Giant Ferris Wheel. It offers an eye-catching view of the city, which is a double treat for travelers.
4. Leopold Museum
Visit Leopold Museum if you admire art and artists. It is one of the most treasured museums with a collection of modern Austrian art of renowned artists like Oskar Kokoschka, Egon Schiele, Gustav Klimt etc.
And you want to shop, eat and enjoy? Well, no place is better than Naschmarkt where you will get 100s of food stalls and restaurants and an outdoor market, just at the heart of Vienna.
6. Viennese Ball
The best time to visit Vienna is the carnival season when you can attend the classic ball events that bring forth the elegance and romance of the 19th century.
7. Tiergarten Schönbrunn Zoo
Have a close look at the life of animals in the world’s oldest zoo, which has been voted Europe’s best zoo at many times.
A stroll along the Danube is a must to make your evening worth-remembering. It connects many of Europe and gives an awesome feel & look at night.
You can’t leave Vienna without tasting its famous culinary. Sachertorte is a special type of chocolate cake, which is loved by all since 1832. It’s yummy! Checkout Cafe Sacher to enjoy the original cake.
If you happen to be in Vienna during Christmas, then you will be glad to treat yourself with Glühwein, which is a mulled wine with the spicy/sugary combo.