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Big Bus Vienna: Hop-On, Hop-Off– Sightseeing Tour

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Big Bus Vienna: Hop-On, Hop-Off– Sightseeing Tour
Big Bus Vienna: Hop-On, Hop-Off– Sightseeing Tour
Big Bus Vienna: Hop-On, Hop-Off– Sightseeing Tour

Highlights

  • Hop on at your own convenience and hop off at your favourite spot
  • Vienna State Opera, Haus der Musik, Hofburg Palace, Karmelitermarkt, Danau Kanal – You name it and we have it in the tour
  • Hop off at any of the 21 stops or simply relax and enjoy the spectacular view
  • Explore the Old Town and life of the Habsburgs with the two FREE walking tours
  • Double decker bus ticket valid for 24 hours and audio commentary in 12 languages ensures you do not miss a thing

Overview

Situated at the cultural intersection of east and west, explore the rich heritage of Vienna on this Big Bus hop-on, hop-off tour.

Sip your creamy coffee at the grand coffee houses or get acquainted with the Gothic masterpieces at Stephansdom at your own pace. Shop at Kärntner Straße, delve into music at Haus der Musik, appreciate the architectural wonders of Vienna State Opera, St Charles’s Church and Hofsburg Palace, or see local folks shopping on bikes for kosher goods at the traditional market of Karmelitermarkt. The comprehensive Big Bus Vienna Hop-On, Hop-Off tour is designed just for you.

Your Vienna Hop-On, Hop-Off ticket also includes a FREE walking tour to discover the cultural and architectural delights of the "inner Ring", which is not accessible by the Hop-On, Hop-Off double-decker buses.

In order to explore Vienna when the dusk falls, your ticket also includes a FREE live guided night tour to explore the city when everything is lightened up.

On the open-topped double decker bus, audio-commentary is offered in 12 languages (English, French, German, Italian, Spanish, Brazilian, Portuguese, Chinese, Polish, Hungarian, Japanese, Hindi and Russian). With 21 stops to choose from this great hop-on, hop-off tour will ensure that you don’t miss a thing!

Download the tour route map

Itinerary

This Big Bus Vienna Hop-On, Hop-Off tour allows you to plan your sightseeing as per your convenience. You may hop on and hop off at any of the designated stops, sightseeing, and shop or eat and then hop back again when the next bus comes along.

With buses plying from two routes and your ticket valid for 24 hours, the hop-on, hop-off tour ensures you don’t miss a thing.

The double decker bus will offer a panoramic view of the city and cover the major historical landmarks and the must-visit sites.

There are 15 Red Route locations and 6 Schönbrunn Blue Route locations where you can get off the bus. Each location has been carefully selected so that you are with in easy reach of one of Vienna's key attractions.

Red Route includes the following stops:

1. Opera
2. House of Music
3. Mariahilferstraße
4. Museums-Hofburg
5. Votivkirche
6. Karmeliter Market
7. Augarten
8. Prater
9. Danube Tower
10. Old Danube
11. Danube Island
12. Blue Danube
13. Praterstern
14. Danube Canal
15. Stadtpark

Blue Route includes the following stops:

1. Museums-Hofburg
2. House of Music
3. Aqua Terra Zoo
4. Schönbrunn Palace
5. Arsenal
6. Belvedere

While on the bus, you will discover Vienna’s rich history through our informative personal commentary available in 12 languages - English, French, German, Italian, Spanish, Brazilian Portuguese, Chinese, Polish, Hungarian, Japanese, Hindi and Russian.

Your Hop-On, Hop-Off ticket also includes 1 walking tour into the city center and 1 live guided night tour.

Imperial Vienna: This walking tour shows you the life of the Habsburgs as you will visit places like Hofburg, the Spanish Riding School, the Heldenplatz and the Capuchin’s Crypt. The tour also covers the music in the city, from Mozart to Haydn and Beethoven, plus the many composers Vienna is famous for.

Night tour: The night tour will lead you through the city when the dusk falls. With our live guided commentaries we assure you an informative and entertaining tour.

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Reviews

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    Anna Nalbandyan
  • Did everything it said on the tin and pretty good.

    Yep, paid the money did the trip. Exceedingly helpful staff, even agents at the stops having the device to tell you how long waiting time to the next bus.... excellent. The sound...

    MR F SQUIRES
  • The tour was amazing cause if you have a limited time to visit Vienna, this tour will show you the city completely

    Bus is clean, and the itinerary is complete. Recommend to buy 2 days pass therefore you could join the blue line tour as well....

    Sri Anondo
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Activity Schedule

When does it run?

Daily

Duration

Your ticket is valid for 24 hours

Start time

Red route: The first departure from Opera is at 9:30am and the last at 4:00pm. Buses are available in every 30 minutes.
Blue route: The first departure from Museums-Hofburg is at 10:00am and the last at 4:00pm. Buses are available in every 60 minutes.
Imperial Vienna Walk: 10:30am
Night tour: Departs at 6.00am (time may varies due to the season, please ask one of the Big Bus staff members)

Meeting point

You may board the bus at any of the designated stops

Ending point

You may get off at any of the designated stops.

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Inclusions

  • 24 hour ticket for the double decker bus tour
  • Personal recorded commentary is offered in your choice of 12 languages: English, French, German, Italian, Spanish, Brazilian Portuguese, Chinese, Polish, Hungarian, Japanese, Hindi and Russian
  • Imperial Vienna Walking Tour
  • Live guided Night Tour
  • Complimentary headphones are provided on the bus
  • Free Reward Booklet

Exclusions

  • Hotel pick-up and drop-off
  • Entrance fee to the attractions

Do/Dont's

Dress in loose, comfortable clothes Wear a hat, sunglasses and carry sunscreen Don’t forget your camera Wear comfortable shoes

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Please note

Your Hop-on, Hop-off ticket is valid for the dates you select at the time of booking.

Your ticket is valid for 24 hours from first use. A full loop (without getting off the bus) lasts 1 hour, 15 minutes.

Your booking voucher can be exchanged for your Hop-on, Hop-off ticket at any one of the stops. Simply choose the stop which you wish to start the tour from and present your voucher to the driver who will exchange it for a ticket that will be valid for 24 hours from that time

Children under the age of 5 may travel free of charge as long as they are accompanied by a dedicated adult (1 adult to 1 child).

Voucher information: You must print and surrender a paper version of your booking voucher for this activity (showing your voucher on a smartphone is not accepted). No refund can be given for customers without a printed copy of their voucher.

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Additional info

  • The confirmation voucher includes the local activity operator’s contact details and local telephone numbers at the destination. They will happily answer any logistical questions that you may have.
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Cancellation policy

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