Weekend Trips in Vienna

1. Eisenstadt, Vienna

Eisenstadt Austria

This provincial city is home to several large churches, the Esterházy Palace with its famous Haydnsaal concert hall, and a number of other historical landmarks. The guided tours are very informative - follow one up with some local wine.

2. Baden bei Wien, Vienna

Baden (Baden Bei Wien) River

A place to escape the city hustle. The town is best known for its therapeutic thermal baths and waters, having attracted visitors for centuries. Baden bei Wien also boasts a number of Biedermeier-era buildings and parks.

3. St. Pölten, Vienna

St. Pölten Water

Capital of Lower Austria and home to a mixture of Baroque and modern architecture. Popular examples of the former include the cathedral and Rathaus (townhall). Landtagsschiff, the state parliament building, is a contemporary landmark.

4. Innsbruck, Vienna

Innsbruck Alps

Innsbruck is the perfect mix of urban and rural - offering something for everyone. There is plenty of history and culture to uncover here, and the surrounding mountains provide the perfect setting for both rest and adventure.

5. Graz, Vienna

Graz River

Capital of the southern Austrian province of Styria. Graz is home to beautiful architecture, delicious food, and a vibrant culture. Being just over two hours from Vienna by train, travel to the city is easy.