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Stephansplatz

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Stephansplatz, Vienna 1010, Austria
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed November 10, 2009

My wife and I stayed in Vienna for about a week for our honeymoon. We enjoyed Stephansplatz very much. Despite the efforts of locals, St. Stephens Cathedral was swarming in tourists from all over the world. Still, the area around the cathedral was charming and...More

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Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed October 13, 2014

the platz itself is a must, with the amazing church, but the sellers around it destroys the experience. They stops you, and tells you about the concerts to sell tickets , and that's ok, but we declined, polite, and this seller became so rude, almost...More

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All reviews lots of shops heart of the city street performers stephan's cathedral pedestrian area great shopping horse drawn walk around christmas market opera house tourists platz shoppers dom architecture souvenirs sellers
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

It is a big square just near to Stephan Duom. Full of people, during advent time nice decoration around.

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

On u1 and u 3 metro intersection it is a must visit place . It is an approach to the famous church ,restaurants and a very big shopping streets on both sides . Very well decorated before Christmas . All the best high end store...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The church on this square is impressive and worth a visit. Many terraces also to enjoy the environment. It is also smack in the middle of Vienna's shopping area. So it is hard not to visit. Palaces and other vintage buildings are quite nearby. Only...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

stephansplatz is the heart of vienna and has the most well known cathedral in vienna at it;s heart.this is a very busy place and is centre start to get to each sector of the old town.there are shops,cafes and many things happening here.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I really enjoyed it ,shops,historical buildings, cafes,resturants,food and nice walking,horse ridings

1  Thank AAbutair
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stephansplatz located at the intersection of streets Graben and Kartnerstrasse. Here you will see the St. Stephen's cathedral frilly spire overhead, worshippers and tourists pour inside the church, and shoppers and top-notch street entertainers buzz around the outside. You're at the center of Vienna!!!! If...More

1  Thank tk3232
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Gorgeous surroundings,only foot traffic after 9.30 am ( I think it was that time ) can wonder around aimlessly,shops, food, bars,buskers...good feeling to be there..also you could pop in and have a look at St Stephans Cathedral.

Thank homer000red_12
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is "THE" place to visit in Vienna. It's big, clean and safe. The Stephandom is the big attraction here but there are restaurants, coffee shops, outdoor ice cream cafes, public transportation, hotels and more. If you can, stay at the Hotel am Stephanplatz which...More

Thank Thomas L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This felt like the heart of old Vienna. There was a ring of streets jetting off of the plaza so the plaza really felt like the central hub. We sat at a cafe outside with heating lamps and blankets and enjoyed drinks and a dessert...More

Thank David_Morrison_1152
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Is it safe to say the most comparable thing to Stephansplatz is that of Times Square in New York. Large crowds of people, high end shopping, some brilliant street entertainers and an infectious vibe and atmosphere! The area is so easy to get lost in...More

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Inner City
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
...More
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