Vienna (Vienna, Austria)

3 Reasons to Stay Local in Vienna

Vienna, Austria has more to offer when you stay in an independent boutique hotel and experience unique adventures like these.

Vienna, Austria has a long and rich history: In fact, the area has been continually inhabited for over 2,500 years. The city has been ruled by everyone from the Celts to the Romans, and later the Hapsburgs and the Ottoman Empire. These days, the Austrian Parliament governs it, but that’s no less reason to book a boutique hotel in Vienna and conquer the city for yourself – even for just a weekend.

Tour a Majestic Palace

Tour a Majestic Palace

Vienna is home to some of Austria’s most famous palaces, including Schoenbrunn Palace & Gardens,The Imperial Palace also known as The Hofburg, and Belvedere Palace & Museum. These stunning fortresses are some of Vienna’s top tourist attractions. An afternoon in the hallways of one of these majestic compounds feels like walking into a fairy tale.

Take a Guided Tour by Foot, Car or Segway

Take a Guided Tour by Foot, Car or Segway

There’s more than one right way to see the city of Vienna. You can see its beautiful architecture and significant cultural and historic sites on a walking tour, a bus tour, a tour in a hot-rod car, or even a tour by Segway. No matter your preferred mode of transportation, there’s an option for you.

Spend a day at Europe’s most beautiful zoo

Spend a day at Europe’s most beautiful zoo

Vienna is the site of the world’s oldest zoo: Tiergarten Schönbrunn, or Vienna Zoo, was built in 1752. Thanks to constant redesign and upgrades, it was founded as an imperial menagerie of the Holy Roman Emperor. Though today it focuses on research science and species conservation, it is regarded to this day as one of the most beautiful zoos in Europe. It is one of the few zoos in the world to have a giant panda on exhibit, as well as a rainforest house, aquarium, and polarium for animals of the Arctic region.

The next time you stay local in Vienna, you’ll have plenty of options to learn more about the city, its history and even exotic wildlife, whether you do so by foot or by Segway.

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