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Salzburg Day Trip from Vienna
"You will be picked up at your central located adress in Vienna. between 6.45am and 7.15am from your hotel in Vienna. On the way you will be passing Wachau the Danube Valley with it's beautiful landscapes also world famous for its wines as well as for the imprisonment of King Richard and the Benedictine Monastery of Melk. Stop on the highway for breakfast (not included) at Ansfelden or similar place. Exit highway for Salzkammergut beside the overwhelming landscape with lakes and mountains it is the alpine scenery of ""Sound of Music"". You will arrive in Salzburg around noon.You will then enjoy a city walk visiting the most important sights like Mozarteum  Getreidegasse
From EUR119.00
 
Zell am See to Interlaken Day Trip with stop at Heidi Heidimuseum Heididorf Maienfeld
"Following a morning pickup at your hotel in Zell am See hop into your vehicle and relax on the journey toward Interlaken — gateway to the Swiss Alps. Cross the Austrian border with your private guide and head through the Principality of Liechtenstein. Along the way admire stunning views over the Austrian and Swiss countryside.Visit the historic town of Maienfeld — made famous as the setting of the 19th-century children’s story Heidi. Enjoy a 1-hour stop at Heidi’s village and Alpine hut (own expense) — the head onward to Interlaken where your tour will come to an end.""""Marvel at the beauty of the Swiss Alps and visit the Heididorf Museum in Maienfeld on this private 10-hour day trip from Zell am See to Interlaken. Leave Zell am See behind and travel through Austria and the Principality of Liechtenstein to Switzerland with a private guide. Along the way
From CHF1,412.00
 
Zell am See Alpine Village Private Day Trip from Salzburg
"Zell am See – Nationalpark Hohe Tauern largest National Park in the Alps Zell am See is always a special holiday experience no matter if summer or winter. Explore the Castle of Werfen (in winter only photo stop) and the town of Zell am See ancient sites and spectacular scenery in secret areas of Austria on that tour to Zell am See. After your Salzburg hotel pickup this 7-hour day tour will take you to the castle of Werfen from the 11th century. Located right in the Salzach River Valley that village is off the beaten tracks and also away from all the famous Salzburg tourist destinations simply a local experience. The tour through the castle will take 1 hour (only in summer) after that you will enjoy the beauty of the mountains and nature on your way along the Salzach River to the highlight of that tour
From EUR850.00

Kunsthaus Tips (17)

Grazer Kunsthaus - a "friendly Alien"

Grazer Kunsthaus is a brand new museum, built in 2003 by the architects Peter Cook and Colin Fournier , who called the building a "friendly Alien" ! Somehow it looks funny and interesting, and so I...
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globetrott
Aug 13, 2005

Murinsel

New Yorker Vito Acconci designed a spot worth the new millenium just in the middle of the city. Right across the Kunsthaus - connected by a bridge on each bank - is situated an amphitheater with a...
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polardabar
Mar 29, 2005

Contemporary Art in the "Friendly Alien"

The most striking piece of contemporary architecture I have ever seen has to be the Kunsthaus in Graz. Opened in 2003 during Graz's tenure as Cultural Capital of Europe, the Kunsthaus was dubbed the...
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dcwizard
Mar 14, 2004

Kunsthaus Graz

This great architectural work often called A Friendly Alien or Piggy Bank really swept me off my feet! It's a really unique museum! As 1 of the innovations sponsored by the city (besides the Murinsel...
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polardabar
Oct 18, 2004

Kunsthaus Graz

Kunsthaus from another angle. Don't worry, even if I wanted, I cannot bombard you with a bunch of photos - the gallery is still under construction and only a small part of it has been open for public....
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Nykaenen
Oct 17, 2003

Kunsthaus Graz

Did I just say I will not bombard you with a bunch of photos? I meant the photos of the interior of the gallery ;-)Here's another (last one, I promise!) great perspective of this biomorphic structure...
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Nykaenen
Oct 17, 2003

Kunsthaus

The new Kunsthaus has also been built as a Cultural Capital project. The biomorphic structure will most probably become an architectural symbol of Graz. The Kunsthaus will house international...
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aramat
Oct 04, 2003

Kunsthaus

This amazing building, which looks alike gigantic liver to me, dominates the right bank of the river Mur and entire city aswell. The moment you get up to the Schlossberg hill it is the first and the...
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croisbeauty
Apr 30, 2006

Kunsthaus Graz

The new gallery Kunstahus is one of the most exciting new architecture I've seen in this part of Europe. It left me speechless. I just could not stop taking photos from all angles. Anita took even...
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Nykaenen
Oct 17, 2003

Kunsthaus

This strange looking building is located on the banks of the River Mur and was commisioned to coincide with Graz's position as European Capital of Culture in 2003. The building was designed by the...
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pure1942
Apr 16, 2008

Grazer Kunsthaus

Located right next to the river is the striking new exhibition centre, Graz Kunsthaus. Nicknamed the "friendly alien", an architectural must-see designed by renown architects Peter Cook and Colin...
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dejavu2gb
Feb 22, 2006

Kunsthaus Graz

This has to be one of my favourite art exhibitions in Europe - it's worth a visit to Graz on its own. A combination of shocking architecture, and fascinatingly different artwork on display inside,...
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antistar
Oct 22, 2011
 
 
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Things to Do Near Kunsthaus

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Palais Saurau

We walked uphill from the Hauptplatz in search of the carving of an armed Turk on the roof of the Palais Saurau. I must admit I walked straight past it first time. It is so high up it is difficult to...
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Schlossberg

On the west-facing steep and stony cliff facing the river are 'hanging gardens', called I think the Herberstein gardens after the most famous noble family dominating the city's early modern history....
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Cathedral

Graz Cathedral is also called St. Giles' Cathedral. It was built in 1462 by Friederick III on the site of an earlier Church of St Giles. In 1564 it was made into the court church, and in 1786 the seat...
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Sporgasse

It is said "the couriosity killed the cat " but in this case it was reworded. I was strolling and exploring the famous Sporgasse, one of the most attractive streets of Graz which is leading from the...
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Hauptplatz

Graz's Hauptplatz is a wonderful square where you can find Graz's town hall, a bustling market and a lovely fountain. There are many ornate buildings next to the square. Graz Town Hall was originally...
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Schloss Eggenberg

An hours spent enjoying the castle grounds on a beautiful Autumnal day. There are museums and galleries inside but time was limited and outside was fantastic! Visited the planet garden and spotted...
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Getting to Kunsthaus

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Lendkai 1

Hours

  • Sunday 10:00 to 17:00
  • Monday Closed
  • Tuesday 10:00 to 17:00
  • Wednesday 10:00 to 17:00
  • Thursday 10:00 to 17:00
  • Friday 10:00 to 17:00
  • Saturday 10:00 to 17:00

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