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Vienna Hop-On, Hop-Off Tour with Walking Tour, Horse and Carriage Ride & Optional Cruise

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Key Highlights

  • Discover the popular Vienna attractions with this Hop-On, Hop-Off Tour
  • Hop on the bus from any of the 45 designated stops and hop off at your favourite spot
  • Includes a guided walking tour and a horse carriage ride
  • You can add an optional boat ride to your 48-hour and 72-hour ticket
  • Audio commentary in 16 languages ensures you do not miss a thing
  • Activity Schedule
    When does it run?

    Hop-On, Hop-Off ticket: Daily
    Walking Tour:
    April – May: Monday, Wednesday, Saturday & Sunday
    June – September: Daily
    October: Friday, Saturday & Sunday
    Horse & Carriage Ride: 25 March - 26 October; Daily
    Boat Ride: 25 March - 26 October; Daily


    Hop-On, Hop-Off: Valid for 24 or 48 or 72 hours as per option selected.

    Start time

    Hop-On, Hop-Off Tour:
    Red Line: Monday – Sunday, 9:30am and 7:00pm, every 8-15 minutes
    Grey Line: Saturday & Sunday (21 March – 1 November), 10:00am - 12:00pm, every 60 minutes
    Blue Line: Monday - Sunday, 10:00am - 6:30pm, every 15-30 minutes
    Yellow Line: Monday - Sunday, 9:45am - 5:30pm, every 15-30 minutes
    Green Line: Sunday - Thursday, 2:45pm – 6:50pm, every 15-30 minutes
    Orange Line: every Saturday until 17th September 2016; 10:00am – 2:00pm, every 15-30 minutes

    Walking Tour: June to September: 10:30am, 11:30am and 12:30pm. Rest of the year: 2:30pm, 3:30pm, 4:30pm.
    Horse & Carriage Ride: Departs between 10:00am - 6:30pm, every 10-30 minutes.
    Optional Boat Ride: The boat operates between 10:30am and 5:15pm

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    Meeting Point

    Hop-On, Hop-Off Tour: You may board the bus at any of the designated stops
    Walking Tour: State Opera, Hop-On, Hop-Off Stop No. 1 - Red & Yellow line
    Horse & Carriage Ride: Josef-Meinrad-Platz opposite the Burgtheater (Hop-On, Hop-Off Stop No. 5, National Theatre/City Hall, Red Line) Optional Boat Ride: Schwedenplatz, Hop-On, Hop-Off Stop No. 10 & 11 on the Red Line

    Ending Point

    Hop-On, Hop-Off Tour: You may get off at any of the designated stops
    Walking Tour, Horse & Carriage Ride and Boat Ride: Same as the start point

  • Overview & Itinerary


    Discover the various attractions in Vienna with a Hop-On, Hop-Off tour around the city. The Vienna Sightseeing Hop-On, Hop-Off buses operate on 5 different routes and cover all the important sights. Your hop-on, hop-off ticket comes with two great add-ons, a guided walking tour and a horse-carriage ride.

    Your hop-on, hop-off ticket has a validity of 24 hours, 48 hours and 72 hours. You can choose from any one of the three options. You also have the option of adding a River Danube boat ride to your 48-hour and 72-hour Hop-On, Hop-Off ticket.

    The open-topped double decker Vienna Sightseeing buses operate on 5 routes and you can hop-on and hop-off at any of the designated 45 stops. While on the bus, you will discover Vienna’s rich history and culture through the informative personal commentary.


    Your Vienna Hop-On, Hop-Off tour operates on 5 routes and the 45 stops give you a quick overview of Vienna’s most popular sights.

    Your Vienna hop-on, hop-off ticket has three validity options – 24 hours, 48 hours and 72 hours. All tickets include a guided walking tour and a horse and carriage ride. If you choose a 48-hour or 72-hour hop-on, hop-off ticket, you can also add a boat trip along the River Danube.

    The hop-on, hop-off routes and the stops are as follows:

    Stop 1: Staatsoper
    Stop 2: Kunsthistorisches Museum/Heldenplatz
    Stop 3: Mariahilfer Straße/Babenberger Street
    Stop 4: Burgtheater/Rathaus
    Stop 5: Universität/Liebenberg Denkma
    Stop 6: Liechtensteinstraße
    Stop 7: Augarten/Porzellanmanufaktur
    Stop 8: Taborstraße/Kriminalmuseum
    Stop 9: Schwedenbrücke/DDSG Blue Danube
    Stop 10: Schwedenplatz/DDSG Blue Danube
    Stop 11: MAK/Wien-Mitte
    Stop 12: Hotel Hilton/Stadtpark
    Stop 13: Kursalon

    Stop 1: Hotel Hilton/Stadtpark
    Stop 2: Carnuntum Archäologischer Park
    Stop 3: Bad Deutsch-Altenburg Museum Carnuntinum
    Stop 4: Schloss Hof

    Stop 1: MAK/Wien-Mitte
    Stop 2: KUNST HAUS Wien
    Stop 3: Prater/Riesenrad
    Stop 4: Reichsbrücke/DDSG Blue Danube
    Stop 5: Donauturm
    Stop 6: Alte Donau
    Stop 7: UNO City
    Stop 8: Donauinsel
    Stop 9: Praterstern

    Stop 1: Staatsoper
    Stop 2: Naschmarkt
    Stop 3: Schloss Schönbrunn
    Stop 4: Hauptbahnhof
    Stop 5: Heeresgeschichtliches Museum
    Stop 6: Schloss Belvedere

    Green Line:
    Stop 1: Burgtheater/Rathaus
    Stop 2: Universität/Liebenberg Denkmal
    Stop 3: Liechtensteinstraße
    Stop 4: Palais Liechtenstein/Strudelhofstiege
    Stop 5: Grinzing/Sandgasse
    Stop 6: Grinzing/Cobenzlgasse
    Stop 7: Kahlenberg
    Stop 8: Essl Museum/Wienerstraße
    Stop 9: Stift Klosterneuburg
    Stop 10: Klosterneuburg/Rathausplatz
    Stop 11: Essl Museum/Leopoldstraße
    Stop 12: Grinzing/Sandgasse
    Stop 13: Grinzing/Himmelstraße
    Stop 14: Heiligenstädter Straße/Spittelau
    Stop 15: Rossauer Lände
    Stop 16: Votivkirche/Sigmund Freud Museum
    Stop 17: Votivkirche/Sigmund Freud Museum

    Walking Tour:
    Along with your hop-on, hop-off ticket, you can also enjoy a guided walking tour of the most popular Vienna attractions. Starting from the home of the Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra, the State Opera, you will stroll around the city centre as your guide will tell you many background stories and historical facts about Vienna and its attractions. Some of the highlights of the walking tour include Hotel Sachar, the Spanish Riding School, the Imperial Crypt, St. Stephan’s Cathedral, the Graben and the historical Plague Column.

    Horse & Carriage Ride:
    Combine your Hop-On, Hop-Off bus tour with a comfortable ride in a horse-drawn carriage through the city centre of Vienna. Ride around the old town of Vienna in the historical coaches drawn at a leisurely pace by 2 horses. The carriage will take you to the most important sights in the centre of Vienna, such as, the Graben, St. Peter's Church and St. Stephen's Cathedral. Your coachmen will share interesting anecdotes and important facts about the city.

    Boat Ride
    You can add a boat ride to your 48-hour and 72-hour Hop-On, Hop-Off ticket which will cruise along Schwedenplatz, Marina Wien, Blue Danube Schifffahrt and back to Schwedenplatz.

  • Inclusions & Exclusions


    • 24 hour, 48 hour or 72 hour ticket as per option selected
    • Free WIFI on all buses
    • Mostly open-topped or double-decker buses
    • Audio guide available in 16 languages (German, English, French, Italian, Spanish, Dutch, Japanese, Greek, Portuguese, Hungarian, Romanian, Arabic, Czech, Chinese, Turkish and Russian)
    • Kid’s channel in German & English
    • Guided walking tour for State Opera included
    • Horse & Carriage Ride
    • Boat Ride (if option chosen)


    • Hotel pick-up and drop-off
    • Entrance fee to the attractions
  • Please note & Additional info

    Please note

    Your Hop-on, Hop-off ticket is valid for the date purchased.
    Your ticket is valid for 24/ 48/72 hours from first use.
    The Grey Line Hop-On, Hop-Off buses also operate on these additional dates - 6 April, 1 May, 14 May, 15 May, 25 May, 4 June, 5 June and 26 October.
    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.

    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.