Discover with SWISS the Austrian metropolis Vienna located alongside the majestic Danube River. SWISS flights from Manchester to Vienna are cheaper than you might think and this city trip is worth its money at any time of the year.
Visit the Hofburg and Schönbrunn Palace, or marvel at the world-class horses trained at the Spanish Riding School or the famous collection of the Kunsthistorisches Museum. If you are going to visit the Austrian capital with your kids, you should also plan a visit to the city zoo Schönbrunn or the Natural History Museum, which exhibits a replica of a dinosaur.
As an architecture enthusiast make sure to check out the Hundertwasser Haus, built in typical style of the artist with the same name. In case you are into psychology, you might want to visit the Sigmund Freud Museum located in Vienna.
A ride on the famous Ferris wheel at the Viennese Prater is an absolute must. During the summer months the wine bars serve local wines and Wiener schnitzel, while winter calls for hot spiced wine and sweet dishes such as Kaiserschmarrn, which is best described as scrambled pancakes.
Manchester - ZurichFlight duration: 02:00 hrs total, Frequency: 2 x daily
Departure ManchesterTerminal: 2Counter opening time: 1 h prior to departure
Transit Zurich (ZRH)Arrival: 11:40Transit time: 1h 00m
Zurich - ViennaFlight duration: 01:20 hrs total, Frequency: 9 x daily
Arrival ViennaDistance to city centre: 18 km