Known for being walkable and business-friendly, Donaustadt is an economical neighborhood, offering convenient options for restaurants, bars, and coffee shops. The riverfront and parks showcase the area's natural beauty. Book your hotel or hostel now and use Donaustadt as your home base for exploring the sights in and around Vienna.
Sightseeing around Donaustadt
The museums and monuments are some of the area's top attractions. Browse the collections at Johann-Strauss-Museum, Vienna House of the Arts, or MAK. For cultural attractions, head to Jewish Museum, Beethoven-Heiligenstadter-Testament, and Mozart Figarohouse. Donauturm, Riesenrad, and Hundertwasser House Vienna are monuments worth a look. Some landmarks that can't be missed include Urania, Karl Marx Hof, and Schwedenplatz. Create some family memories at Wurstelprater and Schoenbrunn Zoo.
You can get some shopping done while you're here, or take part in any number of other activities. Wiener Prater, Augarten, and Viennese City Park are some scenic spots that are popular with the locals. Surround yourself with nature at Danube Island. Looking for a little retail therapy? Consider a shopping trip to Donau Zentrum, Millennium City, and Karmeliter Market. If you're looking for something else to do, head to Ernst Happel Stadium, Rotenturm Street, and Kohlmarkt Street.
Some of the most popular attractions in the area include Vienna State Opera, Schoenbrunn Palace, and St. Stephen's Cathedral. You can also visit Vienna University of Economics and Business, Lion of Aspern, and St. Ruprecht's Church.
Getting around Donaustadt
If you want to get around the city, Alte Donau U-Bahn is the closest metro stop. Others nearby include Kagran U-Bahn and Kaisermuhlen-Vienna International Centre U-Bahn.
Donaustadt is 9.7 miles (15.7 km) from the airport in Vienna (VIE-Vienna Intl.).