Join us and explore Vienna’s main attractions and important sites from a whole different perspective! This tour takes place from April until December every Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday at 10:00 am.
In the Footsteps of Vienna’s Musicians
The tour in short
Many of you know Vienna as the city of music, where artists flourished and created some of the world’s most famous symphonies and operas. Join our tour and learn the fascinating stories of the musicians who called Vienna their home.
- Child (6-12)
Vienna is well known as the city of music, where artists flourished and created some of the world’s most famous symphonies and operas. Countless musicians called Vienna their home, including Beethoven, Mozart, Gluck, Salieri, Schubert, Schönberg, Mahler, the Strauss Family and many more who were either born in Vienna or stayed here throughout their lifetime.
Their lives were full of drama, secrets, ups and downs. They constantly had to deal with their patrons, clients, enviers and enthusiastic audience. In this two-hours tour we will explore the stories and walk in the footsteps of Vienna’s great musicians.
- Burggarten and Mozart’s statue
- The Vienna State Opera
- Mozart- the wonder child from Salzburg
- Vienna’s own great musicians
And much much more!
Why this tour?
Instead of taking an ordinary sightseeing tour, dig a bit deeper to learn the unique stories and secrets of Vienna’s great musicians. 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.
- 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 5 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 48 hours in advance. No refund will be given to those who cancel less than 48 hours before the tour. Certain exceptions apply such as emergency situations. Please note, we reserve the right to cancel the tour up to 48 hours in advance too. We will do so if our guide is unavailable due to a sudden change or if we do not have the minimum number of participants required for the tour.
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 artefacts and material used by the guide is strictly forbidden.
Do you have more questions?
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