Vienna, the capital of Austria, has a population of 1,700,000 and accounts for more than 25% of the country's population
The arts, including theatre, opera, classical music, and fine arts, have a long tradition in the capital city which features magnificent performing arts facilities such as the Burgtheater and Volkstheater.
Vienna International Airport (airport code VIE) carries approximately 75 airlines and is the hub for Austrian Airlines. Niki Airlines, Austrian Airlines, and Lufthansa account for nearly 70 arrivals and departures daily.
There are many buses and trains that access the airport. The Vienna S-Bahn and the City Airport Trains connect the airport to Wien Mitte station at the city centre.
Begun in 1359 and finished in 1579, St. Stephen's Cathedral is an architectural masterpiece that holds many of the nation's artistic treasures.
Vienna's city centre is on UNESCO's World Heritage List, recognised as one of the world's most outstanding cultural and historic sights