9. Vienna: Skip-the-line Schonbrunn Palace Private Tour
Experience one of the top attractions in Vienna and take a guided tour of the Schonbrunn Palace, Imperial Rooms, and Gardens to discover the history and heritage of the Hapsburg dynasty.
Enjoy the nature, art, and architecture that represent the rich taste of Austrian royalty and get closer to the real history.
During the 2-hour option, you will follow the original route of the Highlight Tour, which is exclusive for customers purchasing skip-the-line guided tours. Explore 24 of the Schonbrunn Palace's most beautiful imperial rooms and chambers, including private apartments of Emperor Franz Joseph and his beloved wife Sisi.
Learn about the fascinating lives of the palace’s former inhabitants and immerse yourself in the imperial wealth and opulence of the Habsburg dynasty. In each of the rooms, admire different styles of ornate decor, art, and furniture.
The route includes highlights such as the luxurious Great Gallery, the exotic Chinese Cabinets, and the magnificent Hall of Ceremonies.
]Your Private Guide will also show you around the UNESCO-listed Schonbrunn Garden, which features beautiful formal gardens, fountains, and 32 sculptures representing deities and virtues. See the hill crowned by the Gloriette structure with columns and arches, designed to glorify Habsburg power and the Just War.
The 3-hour option includes a 2-hour Highlight Tour of the Schonbrunn Palace and Gardens with a convenient pickup and drop-off service from your accommodation in Vienna. For your comfort, there are round-trip transfers in a clean, air-conditioned vehicle and a private driver to make your visit to Schonbrunn Palace as easy and hassle-free as possible.
Choose the 2.5-hour option to get the full experience of the imperial wealth and luxury at the Schonbrunn Palace by taking the Grand Tour route, which includes 40 chambers to explore with no waiting lines.
Discover forty fascinating stories represented in 40 exquisite staterooms that reflect three centuries of the golden age of Austria. Marvel at the outstanding decoration and furnishings from the time of Maria Theresa, featuring chinoiserie and East Asian elements, in particular, the Blue Chinese Salon and the Vieux-Laque Room.
Another highlight will be the Rich Room, where you will see the only surviving bed of state from the Viennese court. Of course, this tour route also includes the palace gardens and Gloriette.
The 3,5-hour option includes a skip-the-line Grand Tour of the Schonbrunn Palace and Gardens with private transport. Enjoy a premium experience with pickup and drop-off service to your accommodation in Vienna to make sightseeing easy.
Exploring 40 imperial rooms by foot can be tiresome so if you don't like tired feet then taking advantage of private car transfers is a great and convenient solution.