The secrets of medieval Vienna are uncovered in this fascinating tour, led by our guide Wolfgang. Learn about the daily routines of Vienna’s population under the rule of the Babenberg family.
The tour in short
There were many outstanding women in Vienna’s history! Powerful and wise, strong and fragile, beautiful and ugly, rich and unhappy, beloved and lonely. Join us as we explore the stories, challenges and influence of these powerful women.
- Child (6-12)
Vienna’s Powerful Women Tour Details
The life of women in Europe and in particular in the catholic Austrian monarchy were full of challenges and struggles. Despite being mostly restricted and limited, many women found ways to influence their environment and sometimes even the whole empire. Join our guide Tatjana, and learn about the private and public dramas, difficult decisions, outrageous scandals, private secrets and the everyday life of the great female protagonists of Vienna.
Why this tour?
Instead of taking an ordinary sightseeing tour, dig a bit deeper to learn the inspiring stories of Vienna’s powerful women. These stories are new even to most locals and so this could be a great activity for anyone who wants to explore and learn about Vienna in a fun and entertaining way.
- Tour time: Please check the schedule on the right side of the screen to see the tour’s availability.
- Duration: The tour lasts approximately 2 hours.
- Guide: One of our awesome guides is looking forward to meeting you. See our full guiding team HERE!
- Children: This tour is excellent for children who love stories, secrets and history.
- Accessibility: This tour is wheelchair accessible.
- What to wear: Comfortable shoes! Also, always check the weather forecast in advance to make sure you are dressed properly.
Minimum number of participants: The tour takes place if at least 10 people are registered. In case there aren’t enough participants, the tour will get cancelled and a full refund will be issued to those who paid.
Cancellation policy: You can cancel your booking up to 72 hours in advance. No refund will be given to those who cancel less than 72 hours before the tour though you can receive credit to be used at a later date. Certain exceptions apply such as emergency situations.
Pictures and videos: Please be aware that photos and videos may be taken during the tour. If you don’t want to appear in any Secret Vienna promotional pictures, please let us know by sending us a message.
Copyrights: The content of the tour is the result of the hard work done by our team of licensed guides. Recording the tour or taking pictures of artifacts and material used by the guide is strictly forbidden.
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