Vienna: Scandals, Intrigues, and Legends Walking Tour1 Reviews
This city tour looks deep into the Viennese soul. Learn about the Habsburgs beyond Sisi and Franzl and discover 640 years of intrigue and scandals waiting to be discovered by you.
- See the church where Sisi was married
- Discover the house of the Blood Countess who murdered hundreds of virgins
- Learn about an emperor's transgressions in the red light district
- Find out why there are very straightforward street names in Vienna, such as Blutgasse, Fleischmarkt, Neuermarkt
DescriptionStart your tour from Albertinaplatz and see the house of the Blood Countess. Learn the tale of why she needed the blood of hundreds of virgins, and learn how one street musician was able to survive a drunken night in a plague pit. Check out the toothache god at St. Stephen's Cathedral and learn the painful story behind it. Hear about the brother of the emperor who was found walking naked through the famous Hotel Sacher. This hotel is full of many legends, including one of an emperor thrown out from the establishment because of his complaints about their unsatisfactory services. Finally, end your tour at the meat market. This tour offers no operetta bliss but many surprising and exciting tales of scandal and intrigue along the way.
IncludesLicensed Austrian guide Hotel pickup and drop-off Food and drinks Gratuities
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