Category Archives: Sport Events

Swimming Season starts

Vienna’s open air pools This year, the open air pools and the Kombibaeder (indoor and outdoor pools) in Vienna start on 2 May 2016. Only Schoenbrunnerbad opened already on 23 April 2016. If you prefer very warm water though, then Dianabad … Continue reading

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Spring Openings

Donaupark Miniature Railway The Miniature Railway (Liliputbahn) opened already for the spring season and invites you for a ride through the Danube Park. It has a stop at 826 feet high Danube Tower, one of Vienna’s landmarks. Two express elevators … Continue reading

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Bike Festival

ARGUS Bike Festival This year’s Bike Festival offers a new area with counseling and test opportunity, especially for families. Come with your own bicycle and have a free bike check-up. Besides a historic bike show and a giant unicycle show, … Continue reading

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Hiking in Vienna

Hiking Trails This weekend is supposed to be a sunny one with spring temperatures, ideal for walking. You can just take a short walk in one of the several parks in Vienna or go on a longer hiking tour, e.g. on … Continue reading

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Snow Fun around Vienna

Since the high hills in Vienna have no more snow and the Schneeerlebniswelt in Aspern is temporarily closed, you have to look for snow fun on the mountains around Vienna. We have tested the closest ski areas and their accessibility … Continue reading

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Winter Sports in Vienna

The first snowflakes arrived and Vienna has a lot of winter activities to offer, e.g. sledding, skating and skiing. Although the High Hills Skiing Slope is not open yet, the sledding hills at Jesuitenwiese in Prater or Donaupark have already … Continue reading

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Sports Day – Garbage Festival

Sports Day The largest free open-air sports festival in Austria will take place on Saturday. Around 130 interactive stations, sports & show stages, competition, honouring of the most successful athletes of the year, autograph sessions, music and much more promise … Continue reading

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Best Hot Springs Resorts

Best of 2014 Thermal Spas Austria is a top wellness destination, with award-winning spa hotels. Besides the Therme Wien there are plenty of spas outside of Vienna with fabulous spa facilities or sliding fun for children. According to a guest … Continue reading

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Top 43 LAC 274 – Rax Cable Car

Snowshoe Opening Rax On the Rax at Reichenau, Salewa, North Face & Co show trendy snowshoe models and a winter fashion show with raffle. Mountain Guides present the brand new alpine snowshoe hiking route. The opening will take place in … Continue reading

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Football European Championship

The Eat the Ball Football European Championship will take place in Austria from 30 May to 7 June. Game venues will include Graz and St. Poelten, while the final games will be held in Vienna. In preparation for the Championship, … Continue reading

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