Kaerntner Strasse Vacations
To get a real feel for the various sights, sounds and textures of Vienna, pull on some comfortable shoes and discover nearby areas such as Alsergrund, Josefstadt, and Leopoldstadt.
To really understand Vienna, take a trip to one of its museums and theaters. Discover the museums and galleries of the Museum of Natural History, Belvedere and Jewish Museum. To catch home-grown and touring acts, reserve seats at the Vienna State Opera, Musikverein and theater an der Wien, one of the area’s premier concert venues.
If you are into nature, go and check out the nearby green spaces. These are good spots to breathe deeply and relax. Nature lovers will want to check out Castle Garden, Swiss Garden and the Viennese City Park, where families can enjoy a little slice of tranquility.
Spots such as Urania, Holocaust Memorial and the Spanish Riding School are well worth visiting during your time in the Kaerntner Strasse area,. Blow the dust from the pages of Vienna’s past by exploring some historic sites, such as Plague Column and the Hofburg Imperial Palace. See some sacred places such as the St. Peter's Church, the St. Charle's Church and Jesuit Church. Breathe in the atmosphere and gain a deeper understanding of the role of religion in the area.
Hunt down a bargain, stock up on food or just enjoy the atmosphere at nearby fashion hotspots such as Graben, Naschmarkt and Lugner City.
Nearby Ernst Happel Stadium is the perfect place to catch a game of soccer, and to see local heroes, the Austria National Football Team, in all their glory. On game days follow the river of red and white, to the stadium, then after the final whistle blows, join fans at a nearby pub, bar or cafe and relive the action over a friendly drink or two.
When you’re ready to rest your weary feet after enjoying the delights of Kaerntner Strasse, check in to one of the area's range of short and long stay accommodation options. Whether you’re staying for a night or a few weeks be sure to check out the Hotel Nestroy, the Hilton Vienna am Stadtpark, and the Hotel Imlauer Vienna.