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Vienna: Family-Friendly History for Kids Guided Walking Tour

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Activity provider: Rosotravel Austria
Private tour

Vienna: Family-Friendly History for Kids Guided Walking Tour

Activity provider: Rosotravel Austria

From US$ 246.14 per person

Make history fun on a family-friendly guided walking tour of Vienna. Let the kids discover the legends and fairy tales of the Old Town. Choose to visit either the Imperial Treasury or House of Music.

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Duration 2 - 4 hours
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Live tour guide
English, German, French, Italian, Spanish, Russian
Wheelchair accessible
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  • Explore the highlights of Vienna with a 5-Star Family Guide
  • Learn through play, hear amazing stores and play games while exploring the city
  • Discover royal treasures in the Imperial Treasury with skip-the-line tickets
  • Interactive exhibits in the House of Music with skip-the-line tickets(3H and 4H)
  • Enjoy an unforgettable horse carriage ride around the Old Town (4-hour option on
Full description

Hear the story of the basilisk in the well and other legends of Vienna on a 2-, 3-, or 4-hour private family walking tour of the old town from the city hall to the Imperial Treasury. Explore the historic center with a personal guide and discover fun things to do in Vienna for families with children. Along with exploring the old town, all tour options include a visit to the Imperial Treasury in Hofburg Palace, where the most precious imperial artifacts, crown jewels, and historical militaries are kept. Skip the ticket lines to make the most of your tour time.

From expensive diamond necklaces to medieval swords, every kid will find something interesting here. Enjoy stories and activities for children to inspire them to solve the mysteries of the Habsburg empire. Choose the 3-hour option to continue the tour to the House of Music, skip-the-line tickets included. The House of Music is a one-of-a-kind sound and music museum with modern and interactive exhibits that allow you to learn through play.

Children can put their musical talent to the test by playing the Virtual Conductor. Feel inspired while exploring various musical instruments and learning about great musicians such as Mozart, Strauss, and Beethoven.

Extend your visit to the 4-hour option to enrich your family adventure in Vienna with a horse–drawn carriage ride. With the 4-hour option, get the most time to explore the old town.

Hop on a traditional horse-drawn carriage that will make your children feel like they are in a real fairy tale. Along with the House of Music and Imperial Treasury, see more highlights and hidden gems of Vienna, from the Town Hall to St. Stephen's Cathedral.

  • Family Tour of Vienna with the Imperial Treasury, House of Music and Horse-drawn Carriage Ride (number of attractions depends on the option selected)
  • 5-Star Private Guide who is fluent in the language of your choice
  • Skip-the-line tickets to Imperial Treasury (all options)
  • Skip-the-line tickets to House of Music (3 and 4-hour options only)
  • Horse-drawn carriage ride around the Old Town (4-hour option only)
  • Skip-the-line tickets to House of Music (in 2-hour option)
  • Horse-drawn carriage ride around the Old Town (in 2 and 3-hour options)

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Meeting point

Meet your guide in front of Raiffeisen Bank, 1010 Vienna, Michaelerplatz 3 (3 minutes from the metro station Herrengasse line U3)

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Important information

Know before you go

  • "Please check your email the day before the tour to receive important information.
  • Please note that the number of attractions depends on the option selected. The House of Music and horse-drawn carriage ride are not included in the 2-hour option.
  • Skip-the-line tickets allow you to enter faster without purchasing tickets on the spot, but you may have to wait in line for ticket validation and mandatory security checks."
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January 1, 2023

Un grand merci à Romana pour l’excellente visite avec les trésors cachés, les anecdotes historiques. Les enfants ont adorés écouter l’histoire de la ville contée avec enthousiasme dans un français exceptionnel

November 11, 2022


Product ID: 389849