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Lainzer Tiergarten

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There are all kinds of flowers from every part of the world. Great walk. If you are traveling with... read more

Reviewed 17 September 2018
Mohammad S
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Great place to feel peace! A big amazing forest!!! Flowers!!!a lot of bambis! Sisi palace with... read more

Reviewed 11 September 2018
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Hermesstrasse/Lainzer Tor, Vienna 1130, Austria
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 30 May 2016

One of the lesser known attractions in Vienna, the Lainzer Tiergarten is a hidden paradise. Relatively easy to access by public transport (only a 45 minute tram and bus ride from central Vienna) and with free entry this woodland oasis offers a variety of beautiful...More

5  Thank AvidTraveller60
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Reviewed 10 April 2015

This is a HUGE park. It has some enclosures were you can see large groups of animals roaming around freely, like deer, mouflons and more. The Hermes villa that is located inside is very pretty and you should go inside if you're interested in historic...More

1  Thank Zongi1
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Reviewed 17 September 2018

There are all kinds of flowers from every part of the world. Great walk. If you are traveling with kids this is a place to walk in.

Thank Mohammad S
Reviewed 11 September 2018 via mobile

Great place to feel peace! A big amazing forest!!! Flowers!!!a lot of bambis! Sisi palace with beautiful gardens! With tram 62 a half an hour and after Bus 55a for 5 minuts!

Thank Irich
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

If you enter to the “Lainzer Tor” , you can visit the summer residence of the Emperor Josef and his famous wife Elisabeth (Sisi) at the Hermès villa where is a museum nowadays. Furthermore you can have a nice walk in its area where it...More

1  Thank Wannabinder
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

Lainzer Tiergarten is part of a huge and very interesting biopark in Vienna. Being part of the Viennese forest, it is the perfect place for a relaxing day hiking in the nature. At “Wiener blick” you can have a relaxing break with a beautiful view...More

5  Thank Simonpee17
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

We have just spent the afternoon here! From what I understand, it's acres and acres of forest, but we just stuck to the main pathways! Highlights for us were the deer, which are just inside the parks entrance. The walk up to the Hermes villa...More

2  Thank hayleyhayley1988
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

The Lainzer Tiergarten is an easy destination from the centre of Vienna, just take the U4 to Hutteldorf. Once you reach Hutteldorf cross the bridge over the road & river then follow the signs right round to the entrance. The site is walled and the...More

4  Thank grahamc785
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

"The Lainzer Tiergarten" or "The Animal Zoo" is a "Naturschutzgebiet" protected area, located in the 13th district the city Vienna, since 1919, it has been open to the public. It's the most famous for local people to go there with family, friends to make make...More

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Reviewed 4 March 2017

Very nice day (or half day) trip within the city. Although I didn't see any animals, the hike was enjoyable and a relaxing break from the city. Stopped halfway through my hike at the Rohrhaus for lunch which exceeded expectations-- friendly waiter, good and quick...More

1  Thank Hannah W
Reviewed 1 January 2017

This very old wildlife park has been home to several wild animals dating back to several centuries now. The wildlife sanctuary is enclosed by a 22 Km long wall to keep the animals in and evil people out. One can access this wildlife haven from...More

3  Thank Sascha G
Reviewed 10 November 2016

Nice place to relax, to recreation, to enjoy the nature. The woods had been used by Franz Joseph to hunt, now it is only for nature walks.

1  Thank carmen u
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lina a
14 July 2015|
Response from Zongi1 | Reviewed this property |
It's in the citty, just not in the center. It's about a 20-30 minute drive from the center. The animals are in fenced areas and they're mostly large grass-eating animals (like deer). We didn't see any snakes :-) Think of it... More