Guided tour

Vienna City Centre Highlight Tour - Small Group Walking Tour

Activity provider: Maria Tours Live

Vienna City Centre Highlight Tour - Small Group Walking Tour

Activity provider: Maria Tours Live

From US$ 28.46 per person

Experience the most important landmark of the city centre, discover the Imperial Palace (Hofburg), the imperial garden, see the state opera, the horses of the Spanish Riding School and much more.

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Duration 2 hours
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Small group
Limited to 10 participants


  • Explore the historic centre of Vienna
  • Discover the imperial palace (Hofburg)
  • Enjoy a splendid Walking Tour and learn about the influence of the Habsburgs
  • See the Spanish Horse Riding School
Full description
Experience the centre of Vienna with a small group and participate in a tour with me, a certified Austrian Guide and enjoy your private guided walking tour, where you can see the most important places at the centre of Vienna. It doesn`t matter if you have little time to visit Vienna or you want to get interesting details from a local expert to explore the city on your own. We are walking together to see different historical sites and you will take a deep dive into the city`s past in an entertaining fashion. Experience imperial façades, horse-drawn carriages, the Imperial Palace (Hofburg), the imperial garden, the Vienna Opera House, the Spanish Riding School and St. Stephen’s Cathedral at the heart of the city and much more. Find out more about the lives of prominent personalities and Vienna’s rich history. Learn to recognise the influence of the Habsburgs in the form of splendid edifices and residences. You’ll take a deep dive into the city’s past in an entertaining fashion. Starting off at Maria Theresien Square. Maria Theresia was a strong female ruler in the 18th century and her monument is the most imposing of the Ringstraße. Discover the imperial palace (Hofburg), which was originally a fortress built in the thirteenth century and was extended to a splendid residence in accordance with the increasing power of the Habsburgs and the expansion of their realm. See one of the most famous and fascinating Opera houses in the world and pass by the Spanisch Riding School. End of the Tour will be at St. Stephans Cathedral, symbol of Vienna and the country of Austria.
  • certified Austrian Tourist Guide
    Covid-19 precautions
    Safety measures in place
    • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
    Traveler requirements
    • Masks are optional for this activity

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    Meeting point

    We meet in front of the monument of Maria Theresia at Maria Theresia Square Please arrive 5 minutes before the activity starts

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    What to bring

    • Comfortable shoes
    • Water
    • Rain gear

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    • This tour will take place rain or shine
    Customer reviews

    Overall rating

    5 /5

    based on 7 reviews

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    Very good guide. Going out of their way to explain and show you small unsuspected passages yet very close to the usual circuits frequented. EWA made every effort to speak English as she is a German guide. An experienced and generous guide with her knowledge. An agency that caught up with the situation to allow me to get my visit, in view of a small delay that I took in front of the hour of the appointment, for reason: lost in public transport.

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    June 19, 2022

    The time I spent on this tour was one of the best guided city tour experiences I have had. This is possibly made easier as Vienna has such a rich story to be told. I was also lucky enough to be the only person on the tour so had all of my questions answered quickly and with seeming great knowledge. The guide was very engaging and seemed to enjoy the opportunity to share her knowledge which ensured that the experience was enjoyable.

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    June 1, 2022

    it was one of the best city tours i have ever had.

    May 22, 2022

    Product ID: 409177