The time of Christmas in Vienna is really worth a journey and going to the one or other unusual and beautiful Christmas market an unforgettable experience. The lovely illuminated stands with the
decorative hand-crafted treasures, overflowing with candy, typical food, glühwein, hot punch and the smell of gingerbread and spices will fill you with enthusiasm and joy. The best known
and greatest Christmas markets in Vienna are:
The whole city of Vienna is a sea of lights and where ever you go you will be bewitched.
An unusual and special experience is the unique New Year's Eve path in Vienna. The whole city center becomes one single New Year's Eve party. This way leads you from station to station with different topics.
Music from all directions, much sparkling wine, good mood everywhere and happy like-minded ones will dance with you into the New Year, traditionally accompanied by the Viennese waltz and an amazing firework.
And when you can see tears in the eyes of the old Viennese you find that the reason for this lies within the old Pummerin. This great bell high up inside the tower of the St. Stephen’s Cathedral welcomes the New Year with her incomparable sound and touches the heart of everyone.
After the State opera the Culture Peoples opera is the so-calledly second opera house in Vienna. Next to music evenings, they show mainly operas and operetta, at a very good level and at moderate prices. Info: www.volksoper.at
Take a look: Museen & Exhibitions
In this house the famous composer Franz Schubert was born in 1797. www.wienmuseum.at
Who doesn't know him, the famous Austrian psychiatrist and founder of psychoanalysis. The museum is located in his residential building, Burggasse 19, 1090, Vienna, opened daily from 9:00 to
Excursion to the castle Cobenzl:
The castle Cobenzl is lovely situated and a popular destination on the outing of Vienna.. Enjoy the fantastic view over whole Vienna and recover at a walk in the marvelous nature. Walking shoes are in order there. You get an exact journey route on enquiry. Info: www.cobenzl.at
Last but not least, after all the excursions would you like relaxation, physical fitness, sauna, massage or simply enjoy the experience at park Oberlaa?
Just take a look: www.thermewien.at