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Opera of Vienna Guided Tour


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Opera, Vienna, Austria
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very interesting tour of the Opera House with English speaking guide who was very good. You cannot book but find out the times of the tours on particular days (in different languages) and just turn up about 10 minutes before. You get to see the...More

Thank Martin C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A visit to the grand State Opera house on Vienna is highly recommended even to those aren't opera fans. The beautiful building, its architecture & interior design, together with its period furniture, statues and paintings are most impressive. Time well-spent standing in line to get...More

1  Thank Tamar1019
Reviewed 5 September 2018

We are not into Opera but this was a particularly great tour. It was about €9 each and for this you had a guide speaking totally in English taking you all around the the building , in front house and back stage and gave great...More

1  Thank Photophilplym
Reviewed 21 August 2018

This guided tour is worth the visit. Such a beautiful building ... our tour guide was very informative , answering every question with ease. The interior is almost breath taking and you can imagine yourself in the day walking up those grand staircases. The Opera...More

1  Thank James V
Reviewed 17 August 2018

The Vienna Opera House is beautiful. We had an excellent English speaking guide and our group was not very large so it was easy to hear and follow along. It was well organized so we were never in the same space as another group. We...More

1  Thank Cate B
Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

Beautiful building, very well explained by our Austrian guide. She gave us a lot if information and was very enjoyable.

1  Thank Maria C
Reviewed 16 July 2018

The Opera House is a beautiful building with a beautiful ,rich ,decorated hall but its visit is absolutely poor! The guide (in English) was on a hurry , did not answer questions, and "run" in the building. Sadly and against our expectations the visit did...More

2  Thank Didier G
Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

We called the day before to ask for a guide for our group. We were 18 people so we could go at 9 am and start a bit before the rush. Our guide Tomas, was great. Seeing how big the theater is backstage and learning...More

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Reviewed 10 July 2018

We did an English tour. It lasts around 40 mins and you queue up 20 mins before the tour to get the tickets. It was nice to see the Opera house and get to know behind the scenes of how the shows come together. The...More

Thank KJtravels K
Reviewed 8 July 2018

This tour is surprisingly popular. To get tickets you have to visit the opera house, and tickets go on sale a half hour before tour time. Tours are offered in several different languages, and all seem to start at the same time. The tour was...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
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19 October 2018|
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Response from jerrys01 | Reviewed this property |
We had 2 or 3 people in front of us. I think we were there about 25 minutes before the tour
Linda M
15 July 2018|
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Response from Frank J | Reviewed this property |
The ticket counter is in the foyer, so you can walk into that area. From there you can see much of the rest of the lower section of the foyer, however, most of it was roped off so we couldn't walk around beyond that point... More
Dana N
16 September 2017|
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Response from blajevaina | Reviewed this property |
This Guide tours are not advertised online and tickets can not be purchased online.For this tours I've recommend the tickets are sold on the side entrance and are first come first serves. They are tours every hour and start... More