Shopping in Vienna
This brochure provides a great overview of the myriad of shopping possibilities in Vienna, ranging from classy stores in downtown Vienna and local shopping streets in different districts to flea markets and fruit and vegetable markets. You will also find very helpful information about VAT refunds for those visiting from outside the European Union.
Heurige – Viennese "Wine Taverns"
he so-called Viennese Heurige, typical wine taverns, are synonymous with gemütlichkeit, good wine and tasty food. While most of the best-known "Heurige" are located in Grinzing and Sievering (northern part of Vienna), these traditional restaurants can also be found in other districts throughout Vienna. Download this brochure to learn more. It also includes information about the nostalgic "Heurigen Express", a panorama train that will take you on a wine-tasting tour through Grinzing.
Vienna has been true to its coffee tradition since the second Turkish siege in 1683. This brochure provides an overview about traditional Viennese "coffeehouses", which offer excellent-quality coffee, homemade pastries and oftentimes warm meals, while serving as outstanding places to contemplate life and relax.
Restaurants & typical Viennese eateries
While Wiener Schnitzel (Viennese veal cutlet) and Sachertorte (chocolate cake) are all-time favorites, the Viennese cuisine has much more to offer than that. In addition to traditional Viennese eateries, Vienna is also home to numerous exotic restaurants, ranging from Thai to African cuisine. The restaurants featured in this brochure are only a small selection of the culinary offerings available in Austria’s capital.
Download Brochure "Shopping, Wining & Dining" (PDF)
There are many different lodging options in Vienna, ranging from luxury hotels and vacation apartments to youth hostels and campgrounds. You will be sure to find something to fit your travel style and budget. The hotel guide lists all hotels in Vienna, while the brochure "Youth hostels and camping" provides information about low-cost accommodation and campgrounds.
Download Hotel Guide 2010/11 (PDF)
Download Youth hostels & camping (PDF)
The brochures include a lot of information about getting around in Vienna, whether you prefer public transportation, your own car of even bicycle.
Subway & Express train ma (PDF)
Bicycle Information (PDF)
Short stay parking zones in Vienn (PDF)