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Vienna Ring Tram

Schwedenplatz, Vienna 1010, Austria
+43 1 7909121
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Nice short trip

A good way to sit back and enjoy the old city. Tickets aren't overly expensive and the train goes... read more

Reviewed 23 December 2017
sm05060
via mobile
Once around the ring

Mr 62, Ms 53 and Miss 12 got on the tram at 10.00 not too many people on board. Friendly helpful... read more

Reviewed 14 December 2017
belgaicas
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Discover Vienna's Ringstrasse and find your bearings in the city during a trip on the Vienna Ring Tram. This 25-minute tour is accompanied by an electronic guide available in eight languages and provides many interesting details about the past and the present along this city showpiece.
  • Excellent22%
  • Very good30%
  • Average27%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible7%
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Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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Schwedenplatz, Vienna 1010, Austria
Old University Quarter
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+43 1 7909121
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Reviewed 23 December 2017 via mobile

A good way to sit back and enjoy the old city. Tickets aren't overly expensive and the train goes in a loop which lasts about 25 minutes. It wasn't really busy when we went but we got there right on 10am, it goes every half...More

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Reviewed 14 December 2017 via mobile

Mr 62, Ms 53 and Miss 12 got on the tram at 10.00 not too many people on board. Friendly helpful staff. The commentary was perfect, lovely music and not too much detail. A great way to get an introduction to this beautiful city!

Thank belgaicas
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Reviewed 3 December 2017

This is a 25 minute non stop trip around the Ringstrasse in an old tram. Cost €9 which includes a set of ear buds to listen to the commentary in your language. It points out buildings of interest that you pass.

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Reviewed 6 November 2017

You are given headphones to listen to the places of interest. We only jumped on because it was starting to rain and we wanted to do the circle tour , but couldn't make head nor tail of the tram system. I think it requires you...More

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Reviewed 23 October 2017

I do like trams so had to do this tour.( we also did the sightseeing bus which gives you a better view). The trip is only 30 mins with no stops. I really enjoyed the experience of being aboard one of the older style trams...More

Thank _adam5060
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Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

We used the tram service when visiting the museums at night - it was fab. All included in the museums ticket offer. A more modern tram took us around the first time then caught an original old rickety tram Home. They gave us a souvenir...More

3  Thank Cathinski
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Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

I’d advise downloading Rick Steves’ free online audio tour for the Ringstraße, then dial it up whenever you are on the tram head for other activities in Vienna. The Steves’ audio tour is organized by tram stop, making it easy to do this in either...More

2  Thank Hollyrik
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Reviewed 3 October 2017

The Ringstrasse is a 5 kilometer circuit that encloses the central Inner Stadt in Vienna. It is an imposing avenue and nearly all of the city's main attractions face on to it - palaces, museums, galleries, monuments, statues, public parks. The Vienna Ring Tram (Yellow...More

Thank Johnruddy01
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Reviewed 26 September 2017

We took the Ring Tram around Vienna; about all I can say is that it saves you a fair amount of walking. But it's only about a 30-minute loop, and 99 percent of the time you can't see anything because of trees, buildings, or tour...More

1  Thank singflysmith
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Reviewed 26 September 2017 via mobile

We did this tour today after being told that, on the hop on and off bus, you couldn't really see anything. The ring tram was worse, because the hop on and off bus was always in the way and you couldn't see a darn thing....More

Thank KarenArlington_VA
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familytrip5552016
15 April 2016|
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Response from Lynne R | Reviewed this property |
The tram starts and finishes from down at the river and does not stop at all. Cost only allows for one circuit of the route.
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MissLDN
3 July 2015|
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Response from ViennaRingTram | Property representative |
Hi This is a roundtrip from "Schwedenplatz" Best regards Vienna Ring Tram Team
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Michelle T
18 April 2015|
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Response from ViennaRingTram | Property representative |
Hi! Yes you need a seperate ticket for the vienna ring tram.
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