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Lainzer Tiergarten

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Hermesstrasse/Lainzer Tor, Vienna 1130, Austria
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Nice walk in the Vienna wood

If you enter to the “Lainzer Tor” , you can visit the summer residence of the Emperor Josef and his... read more

Reviewed 9 November 2017
Vienna, Austria
via mobile
Amazing Biopark

Lainzer Tiergarten is part of a huge and very interesting biopark in Vienna. Being part of the... read more

Reviewed 15 October 2017
Vienna, Austria
via mobile
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Hermesstrasse/Lainzer Tor, Vienna 1130, Austria
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Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

If you enter to the “Lainzer Tor” , you can visit the summer residence of the Emperor Josef and his famous wife Elisabeth (Sisi) at the Hermès villa where is a museum nowadays. Furthermore you can have a nice walk in its area where it...More

1  Thank Wannabinder
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

Lainzer Tiergarten is part of a huge and very interesting biopark in Vienna. Being part of the Viennese forest, it is the perfect place for a relaxing day hiking in the nature. At “Wiener blick” you can have a relaxing break with a beautiful view...More

1  Thank Pee17
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

We have just spent the afternoon here! From what I understand, it's acres and acres of forest, but we just stuck to the main pathways! Highlights for us were the deer, which are just inside the parks entrance. The walk up to the Hermes villa...More

1  Thank hayleyhayley1988
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

The Lainzer Tiergarten is an easy destination from the centre of Vienna, just take the U4 to Hutteldorf. Once you reach Hutteldorf cross the bridge over the road & river then follow the signs right round to the entrance. The site is walled and the...More

Thank Graham C
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

"The Lainzer Tiergarten" or "The Animal Zoo" is a "Naturschutzgebiet" protected area, located in the 13th district the city Vienna, since 1919, it has been open to the public. It's the most famous for local people to go there with family, friends to make make...More

Thank NarisaB
Reviewed 4 March 2017

Very nice day (or half day) trip within the city. Although I didn't see any animals, the hike was enjoyable and a relaxing break from the city. Stopped halfway through my hike at the Rohrhaus for lunch which exceeded expectations-- friendly waiter, good and quick...More

1  Thank Hannah W
Reviewed 31 December 2016

This very old wildlife park has been home to several wild animals dating back to several centuries now. The wildlife sanctuary is enclosed by a 22 Km long wall to keep the animals in and evil people out. One can access this wildlife haven from...More

2  Thank Sascha G
Reviewed 10 November 2016

Nice place to relax, to recreation, to enjoy the nature. The woods had been used by Franz Joseph to hunt, now it is only for nature walks.

1  Thank carmen u
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Lainzer Tiergarten, no comment necessary.... excellent nature, hiking, running (NO biking ) ground. Was the hunting location of our Emperor now recreation location of the normal people :-) Boars and other Game is running freely.... people as well......and right in the center on the top...More

2  Thank KPM112013
Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

Those woods used to be a hunting ground for Emperor Franz Joseph and Empress Elisabeth ("Sissi"), but nowadays it is a well loved recreation area for the Viennese people and tourists.

Thank Alexander B
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lina a
13 July 2015|
Response from Zongi1 | Reviewed this property |
It's in the citty, just not in the center. It's about a 20-30 minute drive from the center. The animals are in fenced areas and they're mostly large grass-eating animals (like deer). We didn't see any snakes :-) Think of it... More