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We craft engaging tours in Vienna, that reveal centuries of history and culture. Our guides are professors, doctoral students, historians, journalists, art critics and published authors. As professional researchers and educators, we cater to...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Kriehubergasse 16, Vienna 1050, Austria
Margareten
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our tour through the Schönbrunn was very informative and thoroughly enjoyable thanks to our guide, Wolfgang. He clearly illuminated the many architectural and artistic features of the building and its furnishings, and he supplied plenty of background on its former imperial occupants and their historical...More

Thank Steve C
Reviewed 16 July 2018

Wolfgang, our tour guide was phenomenal and our tour was very enjoyable. Three hrs flew by and seeing Vienna with a small group with someone that was able to provide historic references as we toured the city made tons of difference. Yes, Vienna is beautiful...More

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Reviewed 27 June 2018 via mobile

Price is really big for that tour but everything se is great There are a lot of pools and paths in the garden Even the building is fascinating

Thank Dragan S
Reviewed 26 June 2018 via mobile

For the price of the tour, I have expected seamless experience of the pallace history and the art pieces. Although Wolfgang gave a wonderful background to the history of the palace, the tour inside was not as smoothly curated as I would have expected.

Thank Soo N
Reviewed 6 March 2018

We recently spent four days in Vienna. As it was our first time in this wonderful city we decided to do two small group Insight tours and were very glad we did. The Vienna Introduction tour with Ilse and Schonbrunn tour with Reinhard were excellent....More

1  Thank goldx6
Reviewed 5 January 2018

A great afternoon spent walking the streets of Old Vienna. Our guide, Ilsa, was knowledgable and we learnt so much of the history of Vienna. There was only 4 of us in the group, so we were able to see and learn a lot. Well...More

Thank Micphilli
Reviewed 30 December 2017

What an amazing stupendous tour of Vienna : I recommend you go on this tour! Guides are fantastic! A MUST DO! You'll see...

Thank glenuehlein
Reviewed 24 December 2017

If you love museums but find they overwhelm you at times, this is a great option. Our guide Wolfgang was very well spoken, and guided us through all the highlights. It's helpful to do a little research on the Belvedere in advance, so the tour...More

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Reviewed 11 July 2017

This insightful tour led us to places throughout Vienna to view art nouveau Viennese style, with a focus on the train station designs of Otto Wagner. Ilse, our guide, was dynamic, fun and fully versed in the art and architecture of this period. She made...More

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Reviewed 9 July 2017

Very informative tour about a fascinating era of Viennese history. Wolfgang was engaging and full of background information. The fact that these public housing developments still exist is such immaculate condition is an amazing, and instructive, sight for American visitors.

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