Guided tour

Spanish Riding School: From Stables to Attic Floors Tour

Activity provider: Spanische Hofreitschule

Spanish Riding School: From Stables to Attic Floors Tour

Activity provider: Spanische Hofreitschule

From US$ 25 per person

Catch a glimpse into the Lipizzanerstables at the Stallburg and then take a tour of the Winter Riding School. Embark on a special architecture route with over 170 steps. Look out over the stunning Baroque roof construction and take in views of Vienna.

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Duration 80 minutes
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Live tour guide
German, English
Small group
Limited to 10 participants

Experience

Highlights
  • Visit a traditional Stallburg
  • View a traditional Baroque roof structure consisting of over 2000 wooden pieces
  • Obtain a unique view of Vienna city
Full description
A tour to provide you with a new perspective of Spanish riding school, from stables to the attic floors. You can visit the Baroque roof structure and see the more than 250 year old wooden roof structural system, which is built from over 2000 wooden pieces. As a highlight of this tour you can climb a ladder and enjoy a unique view (through a small window) of Vienna and come back home with stunning & unique pictures of Vienna's old town. During your guided tour you will also visit the horse stables and see the magnificent winter riding school which presents one of the main works of the Austrian late Baroque. The hall was the largest interior of the Hofburg until the 19th century.
Includes
  • Trip to the Winter riding school and its roof with a guide
  • Trip to the horse stables
  • Performance of horses
Not suitable for
  • Children under 12 years

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What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes

Not allowed

  • Pets
  • Smoking

Know before you go

  • Please wear proper shoes in order to climb and move through the rooftop construction
  • Children under 12 years are not allowed to take the tour
  • You must exchange your mobile voucher for a ticket at the cashier's desk
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.7 /5

based on 102 reviews

Review summary

  • Guide
    4.7/5
  • Value for money
    4.6/5
  • Service
    4.8/5
  • Organization
    4.7/5

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Great very interesting tour with nice guide :)

January 21, 2023

Everything went well

December 5, 2022

Very nice guide, very interesting to see everything including the architectural part!

November 5, 2022

Product ID: 176598