Vienna on foot

During the walking tours we will either discover the classic sights in the old town of Vienna or see Vienna under a special aspect.


Vienna, classic

Duration:         2 hours

Cost:                   180,- €

Highlights: opera house, Hofburg palace, St. Stephan’s cathedral

Description: During this tour we walk through the classic sights of the Old Town, from the famous Viennese Opera House to the former Winter Palace (Hofburg Palace) of the Habsburgs, to St. Stephan’s Cathedral and take a peek into the medieval city situated mainly behind the cathedral.

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Vienna, imperial

Duration:         2 hours

Cost:                   180,- €

Highlights: Hofburg palace, St. Augustin’s church, imperial burial vaults

Description: Sisi and Franz Joseph, Maria Theresia and Marie Antoinette – who has not heard of them!

During this walking tour you will learn more about their history, stories and scandals, about the Habsburg family and passing the former palace - the Hofburg, the Imperial Crypt and of St. Augustin’s Church, we will also evoke well-known and even some rather lesser-known members of this famous family.

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Vienna, medieval

Duration:         2 hours

Cost:                   180,- €

Highlights: hidden alleyways and courtyards, quarter of St. Stephan’s cathedral 

Description: Discover the medieval parts of the city with me, the hidden courtyards and small streets and let me describe to you how people lived in those bygone ages, why the flea market is called that way, what kind of creature the “Basilisk” is and much more.

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Vienna, modern

Duration:         2 hours

Cost:                   180,- €

Highlights: Secession, St. Charles square, Otto Wagner’s postoffice

Description:  The rebellion of the young artists around 1900, the “Golden Cabbage” building, the scandals caused by Vienna’s most famous artist, Gustav Klimt, and the formerly controversial but now highly appreciated, Art Nouveau buildings by Otto Wagner are the main topic of this tour.

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Vienna, culinary

Duration:         2 hours

Cost:                   180,- €

Highlights: Origin of Vienna Schnitzel, Applestrudel, goulash 

Description:  „Viennese kitchen“?? The „Schnitzel“ from Milan, the Goulash from Hungary, the Applestrudel deriving from the Osmans and dumplings coming from Bohemia! And yet, the mixture makes the enjoyment!

Learn more about the history and origin of our Viennese specialities and also their ingredients, since what we take for granted today, like i.e. sugar or spices was unknown for long or exorbitantly expensive. 

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Vienna, musical

Duration:         2 hours

Cost:                   180,- €

Highlights: Mozart, Strauß, Beethoven a.o.

Description:  Accompany me in the footsteps of the famous musicians, who composed their most important works here in Vienna and learn about the public and private lives of those musical giants such as Haydn, Mozart, Beethoven, Johann Strauß and more; my aim will be to allow you to imagine them living, working, loving, composing and interacting with my beloved city.

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Vienna, „mortal“

Duration:         2 hours

Cost:                   180,- €

Highlights: Burial sites of the Habsburg family and other aristocrats, death addresses of known personalities

Description:  Unusual funeral rituals of the Habsburg family and their burial sites in the old town, gravesites of the nobility, addresses where famous personalities passed and a visit of the well-known Imperial burial vaults with its grandiose sarcophagi and stories about the ones resting inside.

(Entrance fees are not included in the tour price)

 

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Vienna, jewish

Duration:         2 hours

Cost:                   180,- €

Highlights: Holocaust memorial

Description: Let me guide you through the remains of the old Jewish city, to the Holocaust memorial and hear about the lives of the Jews in Vienna then and now.

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Vienna, mythological

Duration:         2 hours

Cost:                   180,- €

Highlights: Parliament, Museum of Natural History, Hofburg palace

Description:  Why does Pallas Athena stand in front of the building of our Parliament, Hercules in the Hofburg palace or Helios on top of the Natural History Museum?

We will see the most important buildings of the old town and talk about their history in connection to Roman and Greek Mythology.

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Vienna, „all inclusive“

Duration:         2 hours

Cost:                   180,- €

Highlights: history and anecdotes of all kinds

Description:  This is an entertaining tour through the inner city with the Highlights of several topics – both informative and entertaining.

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Vienna, x-mas

Duration:         2 hours

Cost:                   180,- €

Highlights: Christmas traditions then and now

Description:  Where do all our beautiful traditions around Christmas come from; the Christmas tree, the Advent wreath, mulled wine and ginger-bread? We will walk through the magically lit up city and learn more about the most enchanting period of the year.

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General Information:

  • The above prices are applicable per group and do not include any entrance fees, vehicle rentals or tram tickets.
  • Any extra hour 60,- €
  • The group size depends on whether it is a walking, biking or bus tour and shall be discussed individually.
  • For bus groups the prices are valid for up to 35pax.

 

Cancellation policy:

Cancellation up to 15 days prior the tour is free of charge, 14 - 3 days prior the tour I will charge 50% and from 3 days prior the arranged date 100% of the cost