For some, months or even years is not enough. For first time visitors, anywhere from 3-4 days is enough to take in the city and go on a few day trips.
Vienna attracts alot of visitors each year especially during the summer months. Try to visit Vienna either in the spring or fall for lower travel rates and significantly shorter lines at attractions.
On average, backpacking in Vienna costs about $75 a day.
For the most part, Vienna is safe to visit. However, as with most big cities, pickpockets can be a problem, so be extra cautious when in touristy areas.
It’s not necessary to know German
as most people you meet can also speak English.
Don’t be a tacky tourist though, learn some common German phrases before you go.
Austria uses the Euro as their currency. One US dollar is worth approximately €0.95.
Austria is part of the Schengen Agreement which allows open borders between many European countries.
However, if you're traveling for longer than 90 days, you need to be aware of certain restrictions that may affect your trip.
Do you speak English?
Sprechen sie Englisch?
One beer please
Ein bier bitte