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  2. Vienna
  3. Schonbrunn Palace

Schönbrunn Palace & Gardens: Skip-the-Line Guided Tour

Product ID: 100233
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Skip the lines for this informative walking tour of the Schönbrunn Palace. Follow your guide to gain insight on the history of the palace and its gardens.
About this activity
Duration 2 hours
Skip the ticket line
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English, German
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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  • Visit the magnificent summer residence of the imperial family
  • Travel back in time with a professional guide as you wander through the UNESCO-listed Schönbrunn Palace
  • Avoid long lines for a stress-free visit
Full description
Meet your guide at Schönbrunn Palace and start your tour with a guided introduction of the Baroque Gardens and the Palace. After approximately 30 minutes you will skip the line and start your guided tour through 22 state rooms of famous Schönbrunn Palace. You will see and discover how the Habsburg Dynasty lived. See the 40 meter long Great Gallery and the Hall of Ceremonies on your tour.

Following the tour, enjoy the opportunity to walk around the gardens and catch a glimpse of the Gloriette, an arch on top of a hill overlooking Vienna’s forests. Or visit the café and see the “Strudelshow” and learn how a traditional apple strudel is prepared.

Upgrade your tour to include an optional visit to the Imperial Crypt, where the mortal remains of Sisi, her husband Franz, and the rest of the Habsburg family, are laid to rest.
  • Licensed tour guide
  • Entrance ticket to Schönbrunn Palace & Gardens
  • Entrance to the Imperial Crypt (if option chosen)
What’s Not Included
  • Transportation ticket

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

Meet your guide (waiting with green umbrella) at Fountain "Ehrenhofbrunnen". This is the fountain on your right hand side after entering the Schönbrunn palace area.

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Important information
Know before you go
• This tour can only be done with a guide
• You must arrive at the meeting point 10-15 minutes before the tour starts. If you arrive late, the tour may commence without you
• No refunds will be given for no‑shows and latecomers
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Product ID: 100233