Mauerbach is a great place to base yourself while you are in Vienna Woods as some of the city’s star attractions are within easy reach. Two destinations that should be at the top of every visitor’s to-do list is the wonderful Mauerbach Charterhouse and the iconic Lainzer Tiergarten. And don’t miss the Kirche am Steinhof and Friedhof Ober-St-Veit.
Stop by some of the nearby museums and galleries, which help make this region such a rewarding holiday destination. Spend part of the day discovering the exhibits at the Sigmund Freud Museum in Vienna, Liechtenstein Museum and the Egon Schiele Museum in Tulln an der Donau. For a great night out, reserve seats at Volkstheater in Vienna, Raimund Theater and theater in der Josefstadt, one of the region’s most popular live concert venues.
If you are travelling with kids, take them to the family attractions nearby. Come and meet Vienna Woods’s furry, feathered and finned residents at Schoenbrunn Zoo in Vienna.
Vienna Woods offers tourists a wide variety of attractions and sights. While you are arranging your stay, be sure to schedule enough time to see them all. For those who enjoy history, the region’s past comes vividly back to life at Schoenbrunn Palace in Vienna. Votive Church in Vienna offers travellers to Vienna Woods a chance to better understand the part religion has played in the area.
Add to your wardrobe, grab a bite to eat or just enjoy the atmosphere at nearby fashion hotspots such as Lugner City in Vienna.
Come see popular sporting heroes, the SK Rapid Wien, do battle in the nearby Gerhard-Hanappi Stadium, Vienna. On game days follow the river of green and white, to the stadium, then after the final siren sounds, join fellow sports lovers in the nearby pubs and relive the action over a friendly drink or two.
When you’re ready to rest up after a long day exploring the many charms of Mauerbach, check in to one of the area's range of bed-and-breakfast, hotel and short-stay apartment options. The Star Inn Hotel Wien Schonbrunn, the Austria Trend Hotel Rathauspark and the Tourotel Mariahilf are just three of the best places to stay while you are enjoying this special area.