Austria - Vienna (PDF Chapter)
This is the Vienna chapter from Lonely Planet’s Austria guidebook.
Few cities in the world glide as effortlessly between the present and the past as Vienna. Its splendid historical face is easily recognised: grand imperial palaces and bombastic baroque interiors, museums flanking magnificent squares.
- scale Stephansdom, Vienna’s glorious Gothic cathedral and beloved icon
- savour the bombastic pomp and the views from the gardens of Schloss Schönbrunn
- hang out in the art space Museums-Quartier spiked with bars and alive with urban energy
- restaurants & accommodation
Coverage includes: History, Sights, Activities, Tours, Festivals & Events, Sleeping, Eating, Drinking & Nightlife, Entertainment and Shopping.