Arts and culture, sports and relaxation, pleasure and recreation. Vienna has plenty to offer for everyone. About 3,5 million visitors convinced themselves in 2004. The world capital of music was home to numerous opera, operetta and musical composers. Music lovers the world over are attracted to Vienna. 2006 will celebrate Mozart's 250 birthday, a fact already felt in many places today. There is a lot to be discovered along with Schönbrunn castle or Saint Stephan's cathedral.
Replenish your energy in one of the many restaurants or Heurigen or retire to one of the famous Viennese cafes after a good dose of art and culture. For those keen on shopping there are plenty of flea markets and shopping streets to browse through.
Vienna is one of the most beautiful cities in the world. With all the extravagances of the Habsburg Empire, its elegant palaces, magnificent churches, old cobblestoned lanes and a culture which resonates with music and romance, it is an all-time favourite with tourists worldwide.Come and explore this unique city in the very heart of Europe. It is vibrant and cosmopolitan, with architectural gems of all sorts tucked away around every corner. Its compactness and its many pedestrian streets make it a paradise for walkers.