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Tour Operator: VoiceMap Audio Tours 1h 15m Travel method:   Walking Region / Starts from: Vienna

The Cultural Heart of Vienna: A Self-Guided Audio Tour

Explore Vienna at your own pace with this highly acclaimed self guided audio tour of Vienna.  Beginning from the Opera House, you'll weave your way through timeless streets while discovering the stories that the city hides in plain sight.  The tour is ready whenever you feel like taking a stroll. It plays audio automatically at exactly the right time and place using your smart phone's GPS and the VoiceMap mobile app, which also works offline. If you've got an hour and want to see all the major historical and cultural themes that Vienna has to offer – this is the tour for you! You can take the tour either in English or in Mandarin Chinese.

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6 Minimum age: 6 years
Free cancellation until 1 day before the departure
Cancellation fees:
+1 day - No charge
1 day-1 day - 100% of total reservation value
<1 day - 100% of total reservation value
What is included
  • Directions to the starting point so that when you’re in the right place, the tour will start
  • Get unlimited, lifetime use of this tour before your booking date and after it
  • The virtual playback option so that you can listen to this tour like an audiobook from anywhere
  • Flexibility to explore at your own pace with a self-guided GPS tour
  • Offline access to audio, maps, and geodata
What is not included
  • Smartphone and headphones
Meeting point
  • Vienna State Opera House, Opernring, Wien, 1010
Important information
  • It’s best to download the tour before you set off for the starting point. 
  • Each person should bring their own charged smartphone and headphones.


You can download the tour anytime, before or after your booking date. It’s best to download the tour before you set off for the starting point.

This tour follows a set route and includes turn-by-turn directions. It works best if you start it in the right place and follow the directions from one location to the next. When the download completes, you’ll see a screen with a photo of the starting point and directions to it. The red start button will become active when you are at the starting point.

Places to stop along the way

Directly on the tour recommended eateries include the Bitzinger Würstelstand and the Sacher Hotel Cafe. You may also want to visit inside of the Albertina Art Museum, St. Stephen's Cathedral, and the Habsburg Imperial Crypt.

Best time of day

This tour can be enjoyed anytime day or night. If you would like to enter the museums or churches that we pass, be aware that some of these close at 6pm.


The crime rate in Vienna is very low. Nevertheless, be aware of your belongings as there is always the potential for pick pockets in major European cities.