2 Days in Vienna Itinerary Story

By Loredana Elena

Introduction

2 Days in Vienna Itinerary Story

Vienna is one of the best cities to visit in Europe, in my personal opinion! It is a must-visit destination...

Day 1

Historical Sights and Palaces

In Vienna, music merges with art and architecture to create a historical melting pot of sights and experiences. When thinking...

Day 1 - Stop 1

Visit the beautiful Schönbrunn Palace & Gardens

The Schönbrunn Palace and its gardens are a UNESCO World Heritage Site and one of Europe's most famous landmarks. The...

Day 1 - Stop 2

Drop by the Belvedere Museum

The Belvedere Palace, another UNESCO World Heritage Site, is one of the most interesting places to visit in Vienna. The...

Day 1 - Stop 3

Take photos at the Hundertwasser House

Photographers, gather around. One of the coolest spots to take photos in Vienna is the Hundertwasser House. It is a...

Day 1 - Stop 4

See the Giant Ferris Wheel

If you're feeling a bit overwhelmed by all the historic sites, switch things up with a visit to Prater Park...

Day 1 - Stop 5

Have lunch at Schweizerhaus

For lunch, check out the Schweizerhaus. It is located in the middle of Prater Park. The restaurant offers a delicious...

Day 1 - Stop 6

Go to the Spanish Riding School

The Spanish Riding School is one of Vienna's more unusual tourist attractions. Dedicated to the preservation of Lipizzaner horse training...

Day 1 - Stop 7

Visit the Hofburg Palace

If you're still up for exploring more palaces, then add the Hofburg Palace to your list as well. This palace...

Day 1 - Stop 8

See a vintage film

Among the film fanatics, Vienna is known for its prime selection of vintage cinemas. If you want to sit back...

Day 1 - Stop 9

Eat dinner at the Cafe Museum

If you’re looking for an authentic Viennese dining experience, head to Cafe Museum for dinner. Located in the Innere Stadt...

Day 1 - Stop 10

Sample dessert at Naschmarkt

The Naschmarkt is one of the best things to do in Vienna at night. The market has been around since...

Day 1 - Stop 11

Have drinks at Elektro Gönner

Elektro Gönner is a sort of ‘secret’ bar hidden away in the open in Schulhofpassage, easy to miss if you...

Day 2

More Historical Sights and Vienna's Music Culture

Over the decades, Vienna has had a few other names, such as the 'City of Music' and the 'City of...

Day 2 - Stop 1

Begin your day at Stephansplatz

The Stephansplatz is located right in the centre of Vienna's Old Town; it is the perfect place to start the...

Day 2 - Stop 2

Have breakfast in Stephansplatz

The Stephansplatz is filled with delightful cafes and restaurants, which is perfect for a relaxed breakfast on your last day...

Day 2 - Stop 3

Stop by St. Stephan's Cathedral

After breakfast, make your way to the impressive Stephansdom - the Roman Catholic mother church and seat of Vienna's Archbishop....

Day 2 - Stop 4

Visit the Mozarthaus

Next, head to the Mozarthaus, a beautiful building that has been restored to its original 18th-century architecture. The living quarters...

Day 2 - Stop 5

Pay a visit to the Sigmund Freud Museum

When we were in Vienna, we never got around to visiting the Sigmund Freud Museum, but it was on our...

Day 2 - Stop 6

Explore the National History Museum

The Natural History Museum is another niche and interesting sight. The museum hosts a collection of fossils and centres around...

Day 2 - Stop 7

Eat Lunch at Erich

For lunch, try Erich - one of Vienna's must-visit restaurants. Erich is located in the heart of the 7th district,...

Day 2 - Stop 8

Cruise the Danube

The Danube River is probably one of the first things that come to mind when you think of Vienna. The...

Day 2 - Stop 9

Time Travel Vienna

Time Travel Vienna is an interactive experience that uses multimedia exhibitions and special effects to take you on a trip...

Day 2 - Stop 10

Go for a night at the opera

Watching a performance at the Vienna State Opera House is another event that you can't miss out on! The building...

Day 2 - Stop 11

Have dinner at Wratschko Gastwirtschaft

Wratschko Gastwirtschaft is another highly recommended restaurant to try in Vienna. This atmospheric pub eatery is known for their fantastic...

Day 2 - Stop 12

Enjoy a night out at Der Dachboden

The classy Der Dachboden is a bit of a jump from the dinner location for the evening. If you want...

Conclusion

In Summary

There you have it! This beautiful city offers something for every kind of traveller - from history enthusiasts to street...