Vienna (/ v i ˈ ɛ n ə / vee-EN-ə; German: Wien (); Austro-Bavarian: Wean) is the national capital, largest city, and one of nine states of Austria.Vienna is Austria's most populous city, with about two million inhabitants (2.9 million within the metropolitan area, nearly one third of the country's population), and its cultural, economic, and political center.
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Austria Vienna Region Vienna Vienna Tourism: Best of Vienna A city full of the finer things in life, from palaces to pastries In Vienna, the coffee house isn’t just a hangout—it’s an institution. According to UNESCO, lingering over a newspaper with a pastry and a strong espresso drink is officially a cornerstone of Viennese culture.
Vienna lies in the northeastern corner of Austria, between the foothills of the Alps and the Carpathians, where the Danube (German: Donau), Europe’s second longest river, has cut its course through the mountains. The city is situated alongside the river, most of it on the right bank.
- 0.2 miles to city center. 1 to 2 hours. TIME TO SPEND. Towering above the streets of the Innere Stadt, this massive cathedral is the true centerpiece of Vienna.
- 0.7 miles to city center. Museums. TYPE. 2 hours to Half Day. TIME TO SPEND. The works at the Kunsthistorisches Museum, or Museum of Fine Arts, range from ancient Egyptian and Greek objects to masterpieces by numerous European masters, including Titian, Velasquez, Van Dyke and Rubens.
- 3.1 miles to city center. Castles/Palaces, Sightseeing. TYPE. Half Day to Full Day.
- 1 mile to city center. Free, Shopping. TYPE. 1 to 2 hours. TIME TO SPEND. Every Monday through Saturday, hundreds of vendors flock to this market in the Wieden District (located just south of the Ringstrasse) to sell fruit, meat, dairy products and other local food items.