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Stephansplatz

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Address: Historic City Centre, Vienna, Austria
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US$39.60*
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Vienna City Classic Walk With a Small Group
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Small-Group Vienna Christmas Tour including Belvedere Palace Market

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Beautiful, walking avenues, filling with shops and a lot of energy. From the discount places like H&M, to very high end designers, this area has it all. Not to mention, lots of... read more

Reviewed 19 November 2015
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Walnut Creek, California
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Reviewed 19 November 2015

Beautiful, walking avenues, filling with shops and a lot of energy. From the discount places like H&M, to very high end designers, this area has it all. Not to mention, lots of great "street food" to keep hunger pains at bay.

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Reviewed 18 November 2015

Several important stores and also is one of the main metro stations. Good place to expend several hours .

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Athina
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Reviewed 17 November 2015

a wonderful combination of sightseeing, shopping, dining, drinking and strolling around this beautiful and polumorphous area.

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 16 November 2015

It is right in the centre of Vienna and yes it has the Cathedral, but other than that it's not really that interesting - lots of pretty plastic cafes and souvenir shops. Go to Naschmarkt if you want to see something more interesting.

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Malacca, Malaysia
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Reviewed 16 November 2015

A typical European square. Huge right in the city center. There are many high end boutiques and restaurants around the square. There were few performers / buskers performing in the square.

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 14 November 2015

Immerse yourself in the Heartbeat of Austria that is Vienna. Side alleys that contain wonderful Coffee shops and patiserise A trip to a Vieniese Coffee shop is a must and also a try of their Apple Struddel

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Izmir Province, Turkey
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Reviewed 14 November 2015 via mobile

We have hung at so many pubs for drinking something and talking. The platz was full of energy and crowded. You can go any time of year.

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Pune, India
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Reviewed 13 November 2015

A must do item if you are in Vienna, plenty of shops and restaurants near this place , you can do it on foot, and that is what is recommended

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Suwanee, Georgia
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Reviewed 13 November 2015

Great place to walk. full of tourists of all types Plenty of souvenir shops, coffee shops, and many high-end stores (Louis Vitton, Rolex, etc,) There are always some great performances going on any time of the year outside

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Vienna, Austria
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Reviewed 12 November 2015

You would be remiss to skip a visit to Stephansplatz on your trip to Vienna as it truly is the art of the city. No, it's not as impressive as some other main city squares as in Munich, Rome, or Madrid, but it's at a confluence of major pedestrian streets, and the site of Vienna's main cathedral, Stephansdom. In day... More 

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In Vienna's best-known district, pedestrian boulevards Kärntner Strasse and Graben connect you with landmarks such as the Wiener Staatsoper (Vienna State Opera), Vienna’s iconic Stephansdom (St. Stephen’s Cathedral) and the vast compound of Hofburg, the Habsburgs’ former Imperial Palace. Peek down side streets such as Annagasse and Weihburggasse, and Graben’s Seilergasse and Habsburggasse, to get a feel for the centre. The Imperial Apartments and the refreshingly demystifying Sissi Museum are must-dos at Hofburg. Spacious squares such as Am Hof and Freyung often host beautiful seasonal and antiques markets.
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