Alte Donau Vacation Packages
To get a real feel for the various sights, sounds and textures of Vienna, step out and discover nearby areas such as Alsergrund, Brigittenau, and Donaustadt.
Do try to see some of the nearby museums and galleries, which help make this region such a rewarding holiday destination. Visit some of the remarkable museums including MAK, Jewish Museum and Albertina. To catch home-grown and touring acts, head to the Vienna State Opera, Musikverein and Burgtheater, one of the region’s great performing arts venues.
To surround yourself with nature, visit the nearby parks and reserves. These are good spots to relax. Locals and visitors alike enjoy destinations such as Castle Garden, the Viennese City Park and the Botanical Garden of the University of Vienna. There is a charming atmosphere here and well-designed gardens.
Sights such as Urania, Holocaust Memorial and the Spanish Riding School make great places to visit while you are in Alte Donau. Learn more about the events of the past by seeing some heritage sites, such as Plague Column and the Hofburg Imperial Palace. For a relaxing change of pace, pay a visit to the area’s holy places, such as the St. Peter's Church, the St. Charle's Church and Jesuit Church.
Treat yourself to a new outfit, stock up on food or just enjoy the atmosphere at nearby fashion hotspots like Graben, Millenium City and Ringstrassen Galerien.
If you’re a sports lover, you might enjoy seeing local heroes, the Austria National Football Team, doing battle at Ernst Happel Stadium. On match days follow the sea of red and white, to the stadium, then after the full-time hooter blows, join local soccer lovers at a nearby pub, bar or cafe for a post-game drink.
At the end of a busy day exploring the streets of Alte Donau, put up your feet and relax in one of the area’s popular hotels or serviced apartments. If you’re looking for a warm welcome and a good nights sleep be sure to check out the Hotel Nestroy, the Hilton Vienna am Stadtpark, and the popular Hilton Vienna Danube Waterfront.