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Schonbrunner Gardens

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Maxingstrasse 13b, Vienna 1130, Austria
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All reviews neptune fountain walk up palm house sunny day nice walk schonbrunn palace beautiful park walk around take your time gloriette maze zoo trees grounds paths castle statues
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This is a visit for spring summer and autumn to get the full effect on how impressive the gardens and grounds are. A sleeting, bitterly cold day in December requires some imagination to appreciate the true splendour.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Orwelian
Reviewed 4 days ago

A beautiful place to go. The palace and gardens are so well looked after. There is a walk up the zig zag path take a while. But once you get to the top the view is stunning. We did go in the palace as there...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank MarkB5742
Reviewed 4 days ago

is situated in the back of the palace on the heal is a little far away from the palace I recommended visiting in the summer must pay the ticket

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 5 days ago

This is officially Austria's favourite tourist attraction. This might be more of an indictment on Austria's tourist industry but the Gardens and the Palace itself are very well oiled and beautiful to see. It is - unsurprisingly - not cheap to visit but if you...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Marc G
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We visited Schonbrunne gardens and palace. Due to long queues we were not able to see the rooms but had to be content with exploring the gardens. The flowers were in full bloom and it was a treat to the eyes. Even though there were...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank RanjanaT22
Reviewed 1 week ago

While we had mixed feelings about the "grand tour" of Schönbrunn, but we absolutely loved the gardens and grounds. The setting is beautiful and worth exploring. Even on a cold December day with some snow on the ground, we loved walking around the gardens. Tips:...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank utfiero
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful for a stroll in nice weather (we went on a sunny but cold December day). Definitely recommend when the weather is nice.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank elka_3
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What an amazing garden. There are lots of pathways, structured walks and beautiful trees laid out in patterns. I came during the winter and missed the blossoming if the flowers but all the evergreens played out in all greens possible. Totally beautiful.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank EiWiSu
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stumbled across this on the way to the zoo, it was breathtaking and soo much to see and appreciate

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank W3440KTsamanthab
Reviewed 1 week ago

Even in winter these gardens were worth a visit. Stunning views, statues, fountains and gardens with the palm house really lovely. Well worth a visit and a good walk around. Immaculately kept, no litter in sight - a delight to behold!

Date of experience: November 2018
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Vienna’s 13th district has always been in the shadow
of Schönbrunn Palace and its gardens, but has
interesting hidden gems waiting to be discovered.
Allow half a day for the imposing Habsburg residence
and the gardens with Gloriette belvedere. Reserve the
other half to discover the secret charms of this posh
residential neighbourhood. Sneak out of the gardens at
Hietzinger Tor (Hietzing Gate) and head down
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Bill M
29 July 2018|
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Response from Cory46 | Reviewed this property |
Not sure if there are still blooms in October, but even in May, when we were there, not too many can be seen. The greenery and beautiful trees are still worth a visit, we think! Have a good visit!
Bill M
29 July 2018|
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Response from MaximusCruiser | Reviewed this property |
Don't think you need a ticket for the places outside the palace. There is an entrance at the right side when you face the palace. Everyone just walks in... even locals go there to jog on a regular basis. Don't believe the... More
11 November 2017|
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Response from cut1983 | Reviewed this property |
depends on the kind of spring obviously, but I would shoot for early May!