Many of Vienna’s key attractions can be found within easy driving distance of Penzing, so it is a smart choice as a place to base yourself during your visit. The Kirche am Steinhof and Friedhof Ober-St-Veit are amongst the popular sights here, adored by locals and visitors alike. If you have time, don’t miss Lainzer Tiergarten and Schoenbrunn Zoo.
Do make the effort to see some of the nearby museums and galleries, which help make this region the special place it is. Spend a while discovering the exhibits at the Vienna Technical Museum.
Attractions like Friedhof Hietzing are well worth visiting during your time in the Penzing area,. Start your tour of nearby historic attractions at Schoenbrunn Palace.
Spend an evening with fellow sports fans at Gerhard-Hanappi Stadium, cheering on the popular SK Rapid Wien. On match days follow the sea of green and white, to the stadium, then after the final siren sounds, join fellow sports lovers at a nearby pub, bar or cafe and relive the action over a friendly drink or two.
To make the most of Penzing, think about booking your accommodation at one of the area’s many accommodation options. If you're looking for great service and a comfortable bed, be sure to check out the Hotel Senator, the Kavalier Hotel, and the Hotel Hadrigan.