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Vienna - Vienna's Ringstrasse: As majestic as ever!

Vienna's Ringstrasse: As majestic as ever!

(52 reviews)
Downtown Vienna, Vienna, Austria
60 mins

About the tour

137 years ago Vienna opened the public university, our starting point for a pleasant stroll along the Ringstrasse. The wide avenue that circles around the historic center of the city, reminds us where the medieval defensive wall of the city once stood; Not coincidentally, it's where the main tourist attractions are today. It is well-known for its history and its different architectural styles. The City Hall, the National Theater, the Twin Museums, the view of the entrance to the Imperial Palace and gardens are some of the attractions you can't miss. It will be a pleasure to take you for this virtual walk on one of the most beautiful and monumental avenues in Europe!

Meet your local guide


Born in Rio de Janeiro, Francis moved to Austria when he was still a child, but the warm and humorous Brazilian way is one of his most remarkable features. Having Vienna as his biggest passion, he became a licensed guide in 2020; always smiling and willing to present the curiosities and stories of the city through exciting tours. With 25 years of experience in the tourism industry, he has also worked in several places all over the world, such as Los Angeles, Manila, Mexico City, Madrid and Rio de Janeiro.

Francis has been guiding since Jan 2021

What to expect

Get ready for something special. We're travelling to Vienna with no passport, no plane ticket and no luggage. And yet you'll experience all the sights, sounds and stories with just your laptop, favorite snack and an amazing guide.

The tour will last about 60 mins and will be live-streamed by your guide directly from Vienna. Forget about slideshows or pre-recorded videos, this is a live broadcast and anything can happen!

While on the tour you’ll be able to see a full screen video of your guide and their surroundings, interact with them and other travellers through the live chat, see where you are in the world on a map and show your appreciation with a tip.

Why are they tip-supported?

We are running these tours on a tip-supported basis to make them as accessible as possible. They are free to book and join, but you have the option to tip the guide during the tour.

Leaving a tip will help support the guides and allow us to offer tours in more places around the world. If you aren't able to leave a tip, then it would be great if you can share the tour with friends and family to spread the word.

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How to join

Reserve your spot by selecting a time to book. Once done, you’ll be able to see your reservations on your Trips page and we’ll send you an email confirmation with a link to join the tour.

For the best viewing experience, please join on a computer using Google Chrome.

Reviews from travellers

Nancy S.

10 April 2021

Amazing tour

Carol T.

10 April 2021

Very informative & interesting but would have liked more photo opportunities but still looking forward to your next tour

Sally D.

10 April 2021

This was my first time with heygo and enjoyed what I could see. It the camera didn’t follow the commentary. For instance statue of Nike Francis was very good

Barbara F.

10 April 2021

Enjoyed the tour so much. A great guide who took us to the most interesting places with wonderful stories.

Patricia M.

05 April 2021

I love the way Francis presents his beautiful city to us. With lots of information, with humor and great postcards!!! Guaranteed fun and recommended!

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