Experience a wealth of sightseeing in Vienna and an authentic stay at Hotel Bristol. The unique location in the center of Vienna, opposite the Vienna State Opera house and on the corner of Kärtnerstrasse in Vienna, makes the Hotel Bristol the perfect starting point for your tour of discovery. Vienna is a truly diverse city – full of culture and history – just like the Hotel Bristol which is steeped in tradition. Our Luxury Collection Concierge possesses a wide-ranging knowledge of the city’s secret treasures and will happily share them with you. Just have a word with him and start planning your city trip to Vienna!
Where the Kaiser once ruled
The era of the Habsburg Monarchy has left its mark on the city. Discover the numerous palaces in the city and take a look into its royal history: Hofburg, Schloss Schönbrunn and Schloss Belvedere.
From Mozart to Mahler
Vienna is THE city of music. Ground-breaking composers of global acclaim, such as Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Ludwig van Beethoven, Johannes Strauss and Gustav Mahler, have all spent time in the city. Combine a weekend in the city with a musical sightseeing tour of Vienna: Wiener Staatsoper, Volksoper or the Musikverein.
Art, culture and architecture
Culture vultures are invited to visit the more than fifty theatres, opera houses and the hundreds of museums. In Vienna you will find all of the architectural styles. Just take a closer look: the Gothic St. Stephen's Cathedral, the Baroque St. Charles's Church and the Art Nouveau Secession. A colourful alternative on an architectural sightseeing tour of Vienna is the artistic Hundertwasserhaus.
From leisure to luxury
Visit a real landmark of Vienna, the giant big wheel in the Prater-park, and take in the leisurely atmosphere, which at one time accompanied the Kaiser while he hunted on the same grounds. Also experience the luxurious side of Vienna: The numerous Viennese coffee houses are the place to find both the local and international crowd as they enjoy a small espresso or a large mocha.
Find out more about Vienna and what not to miss out on when sightseeing in Vienna.