Hop-on Hop-off Vienna Highlights Tour
See Vienna on a tour that takes you to all of the famous landmarks and best attractions that the Austrian captial has to offer. This coach tour doesn't just offer 360 degree views of the city from the top deck of an open-top bus, it includes a multi-lingual, informative, and entertaining commentary.
Hop on and off the bus at your leisure as you wind your way through Vienna. The tour will take you to conveniently located stops around the city. At each stop, you have the opportunity to hop off in order to explore by foot and really get to know the city; then you can hop back on and resume the tour at any time.
Tours depart daily from the Opera and the Museums-Hofburg, starting at 9:30am and 10am respectively, every 20 to 45 minutes, depending on the route. Throughout the bus tour you will see Viennea's most stunning landmarks, including Schönbrunn Palace, St. Stephen's Cathedral, and the Vienna State Opera.
Included in the price of the price of this hop-on, hop-off tour are two walking tours. Depending on the route, you will have the opportunity to peer into the life of the Habsburgs by visiting Hofburg, the Spanish Riding School, Heroes' Square, and the Capuchin's Crypt---the main place of entombment for members of the House of Habsburgs---or you can let the day fade away by discovering Vienna's medieval streets, beautiful squares and historical sites on an astonishing afternoon walk through the city's Old Town. Nearly every street recounts stories of composers including Vivaldi, Mozart, Beethoven and others who made Vienna one of the capitals of music. Guides will help you relive the golden age of music as you walk along the paths in the footsteps of the world's great composers.
Hop on, hop off, and walk as much as you'd like. It's up to you how much you take advantage of on these tours: enjoy as much of Vienna as you have time for AND be able to choose the in-depth activities that interest you. The comprehensive nature of this Vienna tour definitely makes it a great buy.