Nature & Recreation

Vienna boasts 280 landscaped parks and gardens. Over 2,200 natural and incredibly varied parks, such as the Prater, the Vienna Woods and the Danube wetlands invite you for a stroll, a picnic or a bicycle tour.

Lifestyle & Nightlife

Vienna is a multifaceted city: there are trendy clubs, many festivals, young galleries, modern architecture and popular stores on the one hand – and the opera, magnificent museums, prestigious buildings and nostalgic shops on the other.

Wining & Dining

A taste of Vienna: The typical Viennese cuisine is composed of many dishes from various countries. The result is truly inspiring. In the historic center you will be served traditional meals at every corner ranging from schnitzel to goulash.

Welcome to the World Capital of Music

The Vienna Philharmonic and the Boys‘ Choir enjoy the highest international repute, the State Opera and Musikvereinssaal feature world-class music programs.

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Experiencing Vienna

  • The Most Livable City Worldwide

    Smart City: In a ranking of international cities, Vienna has been rated the most livable city worldwide for the 8th time. This is owed to its perfect infrastructure, future-oriented mobility, excellent healthcare and educational facilities.

  • UNESCO Cultural Heritage

    Vienna’s historic center is among the most beautiful in Europe. Numerous churches, palaces, and parks all create an imperial flair, as does the relaxed comfort in its cafés and a nostalgic shopping tour of the stores that already supplied the Habsburg monarchy.

  • High Security

    The Viennese enjoy excellent environmental quality, both with regard to air and water. The high social standard contributes to Vienna’s attraction, as does the impressive degree of security in the public areas. These are the decisive factors which influence the high quality of life in the city.