Vienna Exclusive Tour: Discover Viennese 1st District with Local Licensed Guide
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142 Ratings
Wien
Experience the best of Vienna on an exclusive tour with a local licensed guide. Discover the Viennese 1st district in a new way and feel like a local for a day.
Duration: 2 hours
Cancellation: 1 day learn more
Highlights
  • Memorial Against War & Fascism - This is exactly where we meet: Memorial against War and Fascism
  • Albertina - You will hear about Opera, Albertina Gallery and have shot introduction about Vienna.
  • The Hofburg - Learn about Habsburgs, their Royal palace, princess Sisi and her husband Emperor Josef. Also you will be able to hear about modern state of Austria.
  • Heldenplatz - See the giant gate where the nazi first announced “the Anschluss” and learn about WW2 in Vienna
  • Café Landtmann - Your guide will explain to you what is Melange, how you drink it, and why is coffee culture so important for the locals.
  • Graben and Kohlmarkt - Place of Demel the famous royal cafe.
  • St. Stephen’s Cathedral - Find all about Viennese highlight “Stefl”, its legend, stories, and fantastic facts. Walk on Graben street and enjoy the Viennese city center.
What's Included
  • Local guide
  • Professional art historian guide
  • Local taxes
  • Professional licensed Austria guide
What's Not Included
  • Gratuities
  • Tipps for the guide
  • Food and drink are not included in this tour
  • Entrance tickets are not included in this tour
Additional Information

Join Prime Tours for an unparalleled Vienna experience. Secure your spot on this exceptional tour, led by a locally licensed guide, who is fully committed to ensuring your personalized encounter with Vienna. This private tour allows you to explore Vienna’s 1st district from a fresh angle and experience life as a local for a day. Absorb the richness of Vienna’s history and the character of its city life.

  • The route of the tour can be adapted to the guest needs.
Location
Helmut-Zilk-Platz
On the square near the Monument Against war & Fascism—> best to get out at the metro station „Karlsplatz“ (U1/U4) - Exit State Opera. The square is behind the Opera below the entrance of the Albertina museum. Watch out for the yellow PT umbrella.
Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours before the scheduled departure time.

Customer Ratings
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X6198oalaurar
Feb 8, 2024
Free walking tour Vienna - It was a Amazing tour!! Rodrick was our tour guide , he was very friendly and had a lot of knowledge ! We learned a lot! Highly recommend! 😊
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T2482sibent
Feb 6, 2024
Very worthwhile - Had a fantastic time. Michael was such a great tour guide and was really enthusiastic in sharing the history of Vienna with us
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Traveler59813285447
Apr 14, 2023
Excellent Tour with culture and fun guide :) - Stefen was a great guide, he introduced Austrian and Viennese history in a fun and interesting way! It was a great tour to get to know the main historical buildings! We left the tour with interest in the history of Vienna and with awesome recommendations :)
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Lynnmb8033bb
Oct 4, 2022
A great walking tour - We had a really excellent tour with Christopher - he is extremely knowledgeable, well informed, enthusiastic and very funny ! He clearly loves Vienna and wants to his guests to love it too. He was happy to spend more time showing us the sights and we were happy for him to do so. I thoroughly recommend spending a few hours in his company. Thanks Christopher.
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Sightseer780330
Feb 7, 2022
Wonderful walking tour of Vienna - We had a wonderful guide for our walking tour of Vienna. Patrick supplied loads of history and interesting Information about the city. I highly recommend.
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D-oide
Nov 3, 2019
Free Walking Tour of Vienna - I highly recommend Prime Tours. My husband, daughter and I did this tour on Friday evening at 6pm. Our guide, Anita, was extremely knowledgeable and entertaining. She explained historical and cultural references very clearly. The tour was conducted at a very good pace. I would highly recommend this tour.
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Daniela
Oct 31, 2019
Free walking tour in Vienna with Florian - Tuesday, I enjoyed the free walking tour in Vienna with Florian, a very funny and original guide. Definitely, a walk to remember! Recommend it!
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Helen
Oct 27, 2019
Walking Tour Vienna - Anita was a brilliant tour guide. Very informative regarding the history of Vienna. Great introduction in the three hour tour and would highly recommend.
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Honeychka911
Oct 27, 2019
Awesome walking tour of Vienna! - Had the evening walking tour with Sven and it was awesome! He had a lot of information and you really feel like you see all of Vienna in the 2 hours you’re walking. Great thing to do in the beginning of a trip to really see the city!
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Dave
Sep 21, 2019
OK free walking tour of Vienna - We booked this free walking tour of the highlights of Vienna on-line (as recommended on the Prime Tours website). The website also stated that a maximum number of 35people would be allowed on the tour. Unfortunately, on the day we went on their tour the group consisted of over 50people (&at one stage there was 60 -I spent a few minutes counting them) Our tour guide, Elizabeth, did not seem to mind the number of people on her tour , some joined in part way through, but in my view there were too many people. As far as the tour itself was concerned, we found it interesting with lots of history and covering areas such as Albertina, the Opera House, the Hofburg, St Peter's church &St Stephens church. Although our guide was friendly enough there was not enough humour in her tour (unlike other similar tours I have been on). Overall, I would only recommend booking up on this tour if a maximum number of people could be guaranteed, but this may be difficult as it's a free tour &the guide is only paid by tips!
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