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Private Vienna Half-Day Small-Group Tour: City Landmarks and Highlights
"Your tour will start with a private hotel pickup from your Vienna hotel. Enjoy a private ride with photo stops around Vienna from the comfort of your seat. See all the city's landmarks such as the Opera House Hofburg Town Hall St. Stephen's cathedral and more. This tour will also take you outside the city center to see the famous Prater giant wheel the UN building Danube Tower and come back to see the Baroque Belvedere Castle and the famous Schonbrunn Palace.See places like Karlsplatz (Charles Plaza) with its St. Charles Church (Karlskirche)
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Private Vienna Half-Day Small-Group Tour: City Landmarks and Highlights
"Your tour will start with a private hotel pickup from your Vienna hotel. Enjoy a private ride with photo stops around Vienna from the comfort of your seat. See all the city's landmarks such as the Opera House Hofburg Town Hall St. Stephen's cathedral and more. This tour will also take you outside the city center to see the famous Prater giant wheel the UN building Danube Tower and come back to see the Baroque Belvedere Castle and the famous Schonbrunn Palace.See places like Karlsplatz (Charles Plaza) with its St. Charles Church (Karlskirche)
From EUR375.00
 
Private Vienna Half-Day Small-Group Tour: City Landmarks and Highlights
"Your tour will start with a private hotel pickup from your Vienna hotel. Enjoy a private ride with photo stops around Vienna from the comfort of your seat. See all the city's landmarks such as the Opera House Hofburg Town Hall St. Stephen's cathedral and more. This tour will also take you outside the city center to see the famous Prater giant wheel the UN building Danube Tower and come back to see the Baroque Belvedere Castle and the famous Schonbrunn Palace.See places like Karlsplatz (Charles Plaza) with its St. Charles Church (Karlskirche)
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Karlskirche - St Charles Church Tips (101)

Karlskirche

Karlskirche is certainly one of the most beautiful baroque churches in Vienna and besides the times of church-service it is used as a museum and you have to pay an entrance-fee in order to see the...
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globetrott
Jul 30, 2012

Karlskirche

You ought not to miss this fantastic building if you're interesting in style and baroque paintings. Karlskirche, or St. Charles' Church (Roman Catholic) was completed in 1737 with its Dome height 70 m...
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yvgr
Apr 10, 2012

Karlskirche

The Karlskirche - at first glance - reminds me of ancient Roman temples, with its pearl-white facade, the classic portico, monumental columns and martial Angel statues. The grandiose baroque ceiling...
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MichaelFalk1969
Jun 30, 2011

Karlskirche

The Karlskirche is a very beautiful church. Already before coming to Vienna I have seen it in my guide and thought that I need to see it in real life.During the plague in 1713, which killed about 8000...
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gubbi1
Jun 21, 2010

Take a leisurely walk around the whole area

The area around is filled with so many beautiful buildings -- the museum,the opera house,the rathouse,the parliament and so on that it is a good idea to take a walk and admire the buildings.While at...
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vpas
Jun 06, 2010

St Charles Church

This magnificent Baroque church with its dome and two giant pillars is such a beautiful building. The church was built as a vow taken by Emperor Charles VI during the plague of 1713, it was completed...
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tim07
Feb 25, 2010

Beautiful baroque

The beautiful Karlskirche is the only church I will mention, for the simple reason that it is not within the Ring. The other most beautiful churches of Vienna are in that area, so they are virtually...
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Manara
Oct 12, 2009

Karls Kirche

This church was built in 1739 by Emporer Karl VI in thanks for the end of a plague outbreak in Vienna in 1713. Admission to the church is free but there is a charge to go up to the dome, which is well...
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Jim_Eliason
Jul 26, 2009

The Karlskirche

A wonderful baroque church that is situated on Karlsplatz. The church was built in the first part of the 18th century by King Charles 6th who promised to build a church to St. Charles Borromeo, an...
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Andrew_W_K
May 23, 2009

KARLSKIRCHE

Fischer von Erlach designed Karlskirche in 1737. The church is dedicated to St Charles Borromeo, who was the patron saint of the plague. The church is 236 feet high and is the tallest baroque church...
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alyf1961
May 10, 2009

It is a must to see it....

We had the chance to stay in a hotel near the Karlskirche for few days and we couldn't miss it.My son was happy to climb the stairs to the “lantern” on top of dome and enjoy the view of the city from...
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adema29
Feb 14, 2009

Don't miss the Karlskirche (Charles Church)

The Karlskirche (Charles Church) is located very close to the subway stop called "Karlsplatz", along the subway line U1. The church is absolutely amazing, but more from the outside than from the...
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wadekorzan
Jan 01, 2009
 
 
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Things to Do Near Karlskirche - St Charles Church

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Wien Museum Karlsplatz - Historical Museum of the City of Vienna

This “Vienna Museum” (Wien Museum) is a city history museum whose collections are “a blend of art and history”, meaning that there are numerous art works on display to illustrate the historical...
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Musikverein

The Musikverein (Music Society) maintains this ornate historic concert hall in the center of Vienna. The one concert I attended here was many years ago, so I have no photos of the inside, but you can...
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Karlsplatz

like what I've Said, the City of Vienna has many known and hidden squares and there are even walking tours of the hidden squares of Vienna in some tour companies. One of the Largest Squares is the...
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Naschmarkt

After passing the Vienna Secession Building we were planning on heading towards the Vienna Ring Road when we saw a rather interesting looking market area, so we went to have a look. It turned out to...
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Wiener Staatsoper - State Opera House

The Vienna State Opera (Wiener Staatsoper) is said to be one of the world’s busiest opera houses, with 350 performances per year. The week I was in Vienna (the last week of October 2016), they put...
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Schwarzenbergplatz

It is a landmark monument a little walk from the Belvedere palace. Situated on the Schwarzenbergplatz close to the Hochstrahlbrunnen fountain it was built in 1945 by the Soviet army to commemorate the...
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Getting to Karlskirche - St Charles Church

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Kreuzherrengasse 1, 1040 Wien

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  • Sunday 08:30 to 17:30
  • Monday 08:30 to 17:30
  • Tuesday 08:30 to 17:30
  • Wednesday 08:30 to 17:30
  • Thursday 08:30 to 17:30
  • Friday 08:30 to 17:30
  • Saturday 08:30 to 17:30

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