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Karlsplatz

Karlsplatz | Karlsplatz strasse, Vienna, Austria
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Karlsplatz | Karlsplatz strasse, Vienna, Austria
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Karlsplatz is one of the most beautiful squares in Vienna. It is dominated by Charles church, which is one of the top attractions in the city.

Thank Frida_C888
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It would be difficult to explore Vienna without arriving at Karlsplatz on several occasions. It is a large town square and one of the most significant transport hubs in the city. We first came here to catch the U-Bahn out to Schonbrunn but crossed the...More

Thank profjoypc
Reviewed 6 May 2017

Karlsplatz's is a pretty square that's home to one of Vienna's most important U-Bahn stops as well as the the beautiful Otto Wagner Pavillon, Karlskirche, a Baroque church, and the amazing Secession building. If you're using the U-Bahn, you'll most likely find yourself passing through...More

1  Thank StockholmKindaGuy
Reviewed 6 May 2017

during the flight to Vienna we knew of this market at Karlsplatz in relation to the possibility to enjoy oysters. Thanks to Irina! The middle restaurant in French style is better among others (no fish smell and interesting design)

Thank MarinaSea
Reviewed 5 April 2017

Karlsplatz is an extremely calm and peaceful place where you'll find a lot of couple sitting by the pond. Karlsplatz is the hub of activity in Vienna. Karlsplatz is where the christmas markets are set up. The underground metro line is very close.

Thank rohitravishankar
Reviewed 19 March 2017

As I sat here in the early evenings of a summer day, I was struck by how peaceful the place was. Not as many people as I thought, but still enough. Couples by the pond as the Karlskirche's reflection danced over the waters. Cyclists whizzing...More

1  Thank JuiTeoh
Reviewed 1 March 2017

Large sprawling train station that connects all of Vienna. Nearby shops and restaurants. Wonderful and lively Christmas market during the holiday season. One of a few markets that consolidates the mulled wine, beer, and liquor kiosks in a few areas of the market. Definitely fun,...More

Thank t-bonetraveller
Reviewed 19 February 2017

get the U2 underground to here and you can walk to all the main sites within 20 mins. Nice park in it's own right too.

Thank NorthWestJohno69
Reviewed 2 February 2017

It is a nice, very spacious square with a nice view spreading from Secession to the Karlskirche. There is too much traffic around it though to call it really pretty.

Thank letsdrinkwine
Reviewed 7 January 2017

Just outside the Vienna ring, very accessible by public transit, huge public space adjacent to Karlskirche. It was a very nice Christmas market.

Thank minn_traveler612
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In Vienna's best-known district, pedestrian boulevards
Kärntner Strasse and Graben connect you with landmarks
such as the Wiener Staatsoper (Vienna State Opera),
Vienna’s iconic Stephansdom (St. Stephen’s Cathedral)
and the vast compound of Hofburg, the Habsburgs’
former Imperial Palace. Peek down side streets such as
Annagasse and Weihburggasse, and Graben’s Seilergasse
and Habsburggasse, to get a feel for the centre. The
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annie1800
Your posting was quite a while ago. Is the playground still there? Is it it still a safe enough area for children to play in? We intend on seeing the Secession Building and Karlskirche, so a little playground time for the little one would be enjoyed.
20 July 2015|
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Response from Sebastián B | Reviewed this property |
Didn´t see the playground either, but I was there in winter and there wasn´t many people there. About safety, bear in mind that Vienna scores top hight in life quality rates in Europe; for isntance, I didn´t see any hobos... More
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