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Hallstatt Small-Group Day Trip from Vienna
Hallstatt Small-Group Day Trip from Vienna
Vienna, Austria, Europe
Overview
Rate Average 183.58 USD Discover Hallstatt and its surrounding attractions on a full-day small-group tour from Vienna. Travel by private transportation and discover more points of interest in less time. Listen as your guide narrates the sights and make stops at filming locations for 'The Sound of Music' and more. Enjoy a sightseeing tour of Hallstatt followed by free time to explore independently, before your comfortable return journey. Get the personalized experience of a small group Relax in comfortable round trip transportation Enjoy free time to explore independently Visit a UNESCO World Heritage Site Departure Point Traveler pickup is offered Pick-up at your hotel or private apartment in Vienna (except outer districts). Ports Vienna Port DDSG Departure Time 7:00 AM Itinerary Pass By: Mondsee Take some memorable pictures of Lake Mondsee. Pass By: Mozarthaus St. Gilgen See and take pictures of the house where Mozart's mother was born. Stop At: St Gilgen Enjoy the Alpine ambience before reaching the main destination of your trip and stroll around the streets of lovely St. Gilgen. Take some memorable pictures of Lake Wolfgang. Duration: 20 minutes Admission Ticket Free Stop At: Hallstatt Once in Hallstatt, meet your local expert tour guide upon arrival and enjoy an informative guided walking tour covering the most remarkable landmarks of the town. Discover hidden secrets of Hallstatt on your own in your free time after the sightseeing tour. Duration: 3 hours 30 minutes Admission Ticket Free

Concert in St. Anne's Church in Vienna: Mozart, Beethoven, Haydn & Schubert
Concert in St. Anne's Church in Vienna: Mozart, Beethoven, Haydn & Schubert
Vienna, Austria, Europe
Overview
Rate Average 33.48 USD Discover a highlight in Vienna's cultural calendar and enjoy an evening of beautiful music during this classical concert in St. Anne's Church. Take your seat and admire the building’s breathtaking architecture. When the orchestra starts up, listen as your favorite pieces of classical music come to life and marvel at the impressive acoustics. Hear classical pieces from Mozart, Beethoven, Haydn, and Schubert from the talented string ensemble, and enjoy beautiful solos from performers of international renown. Classical music experience at St. Anne's Church in Vienna Be charmed by the splendid acoustics and the unique baroque ambiance Enjoy musical works by the great composers of classical music like Mozart, Beethoven, Haydn, and Schubert Free choice of seating and a program are included Departure Point St. Anna's Church, Annagasse 3b, Vienna 1010 Austria Departure Time 8:00 PM Itinerary Stop At: St. Anna's Church Dress to impress and make your way to the Annakirche (St. Anne's Church) in central Vienna by 8:00pm and take a seat inside one of the city's most beautiful baroque buildings. Depending on the evening, listen to an hourlong concert of selected works by Mozart, Beethoven, or Schubert. The music is played on period instruments, by renowned musicians studied at some of Europe's finest music academies. Take in the sounds of the live string quartet as they perform works by three masterful composers; each of whom lived and worked in Vienna during some point in their careers. At the end of the hour, make your way back from the church, having experienced something truly unique—chamber music played in the venue for which it was originally composed. Admission Ticket Included

Kursalon Vienna: Johann Strauss and Mozart Concert
Kursalon Vienna: Johann Strauss and Mozart Concert
Vienna, Austria, Europe
Overview
Rate Average 72.74 USD Enjoy an evening of Viennese classical music during a performance at the Kursalon Vienna concert hall. Listen to renowned works from Mozart and Strauss in a show complete with opera singers, ballet dancers, piano concertos and more. Settle into your selected seat and enjoy the very spot where the waltz was made famous in the 19th century. Viennese classical concert at the Kursalon Vienna Soak up the historic atmosphere of the concert hall where Johann Strauss’ musical career flourished Enjoy a stunning musical performance accompanied by opera singers and ballet dancers Relish the piano and orchestra masterpieces of Strauss, Mozart and more Choose a seat in the rear, middle, or front section of the concert hall, or upgrade to the two front rows Receive a glass of sparkling wine with a concert program and CD (if VIP category selected) Departure Point Kursalon Wien - Sound of Vienna, Johannesgasse 33, Vienna 1010 Austria Make your own way to the famed hall to begin your evening. Admire the venue's unique blend of history and magnificent modern flair, with four ballrooms and a large terrace with views over Stadtpark. Settle into your selected seat and relax as the Salonorchester Alt Wien concert begins. Soak up a show filled with waltzes, polkas, operetta and piano concerto melodies, accompanied by ballet dancers and opera vocalists. Hear pieces such as Mozart’s ‘Rondo alla Turca’ and the overture to the opera Le Nozze di Figaro, as well as Strauss’ ‘A Little Night Music,’ ‘On the Beautiful Blue Danube' and more. If you've booked a VIP ticket, enjoy prime seating in the first two rows and a glass of sparkling wine during at intermission. You also receive a Johann Strauss CD and a Kursalon Orchestra program to take home. After the performance, make your own way back to your hotel or linger in the area to continue your evening out in Vienna. Itinerary Stop At: Kursalon Wien - Sound of Vienna Enjoy a Viennese classical concert at the Kursalon Vienna concert hall. The Kursalon Vienna was built in 1867 as a recreation resort. Today it is an event and concert location in exclusive surroundings. Admission Ticket Included 

Melk Hallstatt and Salzburg from Vienna - Sound of Music
Melk Hallstatt and Salzburg from Vienna - Sound of Music
Vienna, Austria, Europe
Overview
Rate Average 374.66 USD Experience the top sights of Lower Austria in a single day on a private 12-hour tour from Vienna. All-inclusive transportation from your hotel allows you to sit back and appreciate the stunning scenery. Enjoy visits to Melk Abbey, Hallstatt Ossuary, and Mozart’s hometown Salzburg. Be ready to do your best Maria von Trapp impression, as you make stops at filming locations from ‘The Sound of Music’. Get the personalized experience of a private tour Enjoy free admission to the Hallstatt Ossuary Travel comfortably in a private car/minivan Take a break from the hustle and bustle Departure Point Traveler pickup is offered Airports Vienna Intl Airport, Wien-Flughafen, Schwechat Austria Departure Time 8:00 AM Itinerary Stop At: Melk We will take you on a private ride to the Lower Austria to the famous lake district. With a first stop at a Benedictine abbey above the town of Melk, Lower Austria, which is on a rocky outcrop overlooking the Danube river, adjoining the Wachau valley.TThe abbey contains remains of several members of the House of Babenberg, Austria's first ruling dynasty. Your driver will take you to the top of Abbey where you will have a great view of the town Melk, nearby gardens and the famous abbey. Admission Ticket Free Stop At: Hallstatt We will then continue further into the Lake district and drive through beautiful towns like Bad Ischl and take a stop in the picturesque village of Hallstatt which is known for its production of salt, dating back to prehistoric times, and gave its name to the Hallstatt culture, a culture often linked to Celtic, Admission Ticket Free Stop At: Salzburg After this remarkable visit we will continue to the town of music through other lake towns and visit the, birthplace of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Salzburg, enjoy top sights such as UNESCO protected Old Town, Fortress as well as “The Sound of Music” filming locations. In the late afternoon drive back to your hotel/accommodation in Vienna. Admission Ticket Free

Budapest Small-Group Day
Budapest Small-Group Day
Vienna, Austria, Europe
Overview
Rate Average 172.03 USD Get more out of your time in Vienna by going on an action-packed day trip to Budapest. You’ll have a hassle-free day as round-trip transportation is included. Once you arrive in Budapest, a guide will take you on a tour of the most important city sites, so you won’t need to navigate. Highlights include views from Gellért Hill, Fisherman’s Bastion, the Hungarian Parliament, Heroes’ Square, and St. Stephen's Basilica. See multiple Budapest highlights in one day such as the Castle District Vienna hotel pickup and drop-off included A small-group tour means a more personalized experience Explore Budapest with a guide so you don’t get lost Departure Point Traveler pickup is offered We pick up all travelers at their hotel/private apartment in Vienna (except outer districts). Ports Vienna Port DDSG Departure Time 7:00 AM Itinerary Stop At: Citadel Enjoy the most breathtaking views of the Hungarian capital. Duration: 20 minutes Admission Ticket Free Stop At: Buda Castle Discover different areas of the Castle District and enjoy the interesting commentary of your guide. Duration: 45 minutes Admission Ticket Not Included Stop At: Matthias Church Take amazing pictures of this historic place. Duration: 5 minutes Admission Ticket Not Included Stop At: Fisherman's Bastion Enjoy a great view of the Danube and Pest. Duration: 5 minutes Admission Ticket Not Included Stop At: Ruszwurm Confectionery Visit the oldest café in Budapest and enjoy the taste of Hungary's most popular cakes (optional). Duration: 5 minutes Admission Ticket Free Pass By: Budapest Take beautiful pictures from different angles of one of the largest Parliament Houses in the world. Pass By: Andrassy Avenue Drive along the historic Avenue in the heart of Budapest. Stop At: Heroes' Square Take a break at this iconic spot of the city and make photos of historical figures of Hungarian history. Duration: 15 minutes Admission Ticket Free Stop At: St. Stephen's Basilica (Szent Istvan Bazilika) Enter the largest Roman Catholic church of Budapest and discover the beauty of this unique construction. Duration: 20 minutes Admission Ticket Free Stop At: Budapest At the end of the sightseeing tour, enjoy your free time in the downtown area with a large number of shops and restaurants. Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes Admission Ticket Free