Conference Tours

On Tuesday, 26th of August, a wide variety of tours in and around Vienna will be offered. All tours will start from the conference venue, Vienna’s main university building, at 14:00. The Vienna City Walking Tour will also be offered on Sunday, 24th of August, at 15:00.


Vienna City Walking Tour

This classical city walk will visit well known historic buildings and monuments in Vienna’s city centre. The tour will conclude with a visit to the town’s landmark, the gothic cathedral St. Stephen and its catacombs.  >>>
Price:  € 25, includes English speaking guide, entrance fee to catacombs
Duration: 3,5 hrs.  Min. number of participants: 15


Vienna City Music Walking Tour

More famous composers have lived in Vienna than in any other city. The tour will visit places where composers lived and worked, and concludes with a visit to the House of Music. >>>
Price:  € 29, includes English speaking guide, entrance fees to Pasqualati House &
           House of Music

Duration:  4 hrs.  Min. number of participants: 20


Schönbrunn Palace and Park

The tour to Schönbrunn Palace, the former summer residence of the Habsburg dynasty, includes a visit to the state rooms and private apartments of the emperor Franz Joseph and his wife. There is ample time for walking through the impressive huge park up to the cafe in Gloriette. >>>
Price:  € 38, includes bus shuttle, English speaking guide, entrance fee
Duration: 4 hrs.  Min. number of participants: 20


Art Nouveau

Vienna was one of the birthplaces of modernity at the beginning of the last century. Art Nouveau has a well-established place in Viennese architecture. At the turn of the 20th century, prominent architects such as Otto Wagner and Josef Hoffmann designed world-renowned buildings; several of these will be visited on the tour. >>>
Price:  € 42, includes English speaking guide, bus, and entrance fees to Secession &
           Church of Steinhof.

Duration: 4 hrs. bus tour. Min. number of participants: 20


Schloss Hof Palace and Gardens

Prince Eugene’s former summer palace Schloss Hof, built in the 18th century, is one of the most beautiful settings of baroque design. You will enjoy the unique baroque gardens, the magnificent rooms of the chateau, and the idyllic manor farm. >>>
Price:  € 57, includes bus shuttle, English speaking guide, entrance fee
Duration: 4.5 hrs. Min. number of participants: 20


Boat Tour in the Donau-Auen National Park

With National Park rangers as your guides, experience one of the most beautiful former branches of the Danube in a canoe -  the Stopfenreuth Wetlands. Observe the lush flora and be on the lookout for rare fauna while paddling across calm waters. >>>
Price: € 55, includes bus shuttle, English speaking guide, boat tour
Duration: 5 hrs. Min. number of participants: 18


Hiking in the Vienna Woods

Explore the favourite recreation resort of the Viennese on a hike through the Vienna Woods. Walk from the Schwarzenbergpark to the Stefaniewarte on the Kahlenberg from where you have a breathtaking view over the city. >>>
Price:  free of charge, includes English speaking guide, tram ticket &
           entrance ticket to Stephaniewarte.

Duration: approx. 4 - 5 hrs walking tour (ca 15 km)