How to Experience Vienna in Budget

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Vienna is one of the most beautiful cities more like a fairy tale land of the world and has even won the title of the world’s most liveable city. It is the centre of arts and classical music. The beautiful, fancy, flamboyant city. The old town bustling with tourists, locals, cars and horse carriages. The architecture is breathtakingly beautiful and super charming. Simply wandering around The Austrian capital is a joy because every building has unimaginable beauty. Vienna is a picturesque place and invites the tourist with open arms. Despite of being a beautiful, fancy, flamboyant and delightful city, it is possible to visit Vienna packed with history, culture and sachertorte without spending big.

Pocket friendly places to visit in Vienna

Many of us dream of traveling the world and of course it is not feasible but there is no reason for you to not visit the indescribable, fascinating and graceful beauty of the world around. There are always ways to cut down on your expenses by managing your trip. Here are some things that you can do in Vienna which will help you enjoy the trip without spending too much.

  1. Money saving Museums and Galleries
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The Austrian capital has various museums with affordable entry fees and most museums have reduced-price tickets for students and seniors. You can also buy joint tickets for various combinations of museums that save on the full entry fees. Several of the city’s museums have discounted entry on certain days and times. There’s also an Art in the evening programme where many of Vienna’s museums stay open late on certain evenings and some have discounted entry or free events to go with it.

2.Inexpensive food and drinks

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Your visit to Vienna is incomplete  without coffee and sachertorte in a traditional cafe but famous cafes can be expensive. Concert cafes have free music performances. For sure you can save on eating out by having your main meal at lunchtime. Many restaurants offer a cheaper menu, where you can get a two- or three-course meal from a set menu for under €10. Another way can also be by having your meals at the cheaper studenty areas like Neubau or Josefstadt  which has over 120 market stalls selling food and drink.

3.Low cost transportation

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For travel within the city, there exists a Vienna Card  which gives unlimited free travel on the underground, trams and buses and each pass also covers one child up to the age of 15 travelling with you. Cheapest way to each central Vienna is via the S-Bahn train which  costs from €4.10 and takes around 25 minutes from the airport to Wien Mitte station, which has underground connections across the city.

Vienna, being one of the finest cities in the world its imperial ways, modern structuralism and humongous history along with its world renowned honing of art and music has repeatedly led it to the top spot on the list of best cities which adds up the reason for you to experience the ravishing beauty of the capital city of Austria without getting a hole in your pocket. This budget friendly trip will definitely make you happy and have a sag of good memories throughout the trip.

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