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Explore the dark side of Vienna!

history walk

Explore the dark side of Vienna!

1 review
Duration
2 hours
Group size
Up to 10 people
Hosted in
English
history walk

Explore the dark side of Vienna!

history walk

Explore the dark side of Vienna!

1 review
Duration
2 hours
Group size
Up to 10 people
Hosted in
English

What you'll do

Explore the well kept dark history of Vienna with a local tour guide and a passionate storyteller! You will be able to hear the lesser known dark, mysterious and eery stories that will make you see Vienna in a different way! Vienna is often portrayed as a romantic city with charming streets and effortless beauty, but it’s only a part of the complete, much darker picture. Come and hear the baffling tales and the lesser-known stories of the city’s past, designed for the curious traveler. As you follow us, passionate about Vienna , you will see the city in a different light and embrace its darkness. So, are you ready to join the dark side? The tour will begin in Minoritenplatz, right by an impressive church full of secrets. From there, we go towards Hofburg palace and talk about one of Vienna's most fascinating emperors. Many secrets will be revealed in this mysterious and eery tour. We will talk about the black plague, people being buried alive and ancient rituals. This tour isn't for everyone, only for the brave who are willing to embrace the dark side as an inseparable part of Vienna's history. You will hear stories from our experienced and certified guide Tatjana, a fantastic storyteller and Vienna enthusiast. After the Experience, you will be probably shocked that 2 hours have passed by so fast. Join our experience and become a Secret Vienna explorer!

Airbnb Experiences are vetted for quality

Airbnb Experiences are vetted for quality

  • Local experts

    Led by locals who love where they’re from and what they do.

  • Small groups

    With intimate group sizes, you’ll never get lost in the crowd.

  • High standards

    Every experience is reviewed for unique access.

Your host

Learn more about Sagi

Sagi

Nice to meet you! Exploring Vienna and its Secrets has always been my greatest passion. Our work as Secret Vienna explorers started in 2016 when we published a daily blog about the city. As our community in Vienna grew, we decided to transform the stories and secrets we uncovered into exciting tours in Vienna. Together with Tatjana I take you on unique tours behind the scenes. We are living history and are collectors of books, artefacts or other historic objects. For us, showing you Vienna, both its highlights and its Secrets is the greatest mission of all. We are super excited to meet you and ensure you will have an unforgettable experience in our beloved city!

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Where you'll be

In this tour you will get to see a mysterious and eery side of Vienna. Already as the tour begins, a big secret will be revealed. From ancient cemeteries, to secret crypts and the one think the Viennese feared more than death! The tour will take place in the inner city, in famous attractions such as Hofburg palace, Michaelerplatz, Josefsplatz, the imperial stables and more. You will get to see these important sites from a whole new perspective!

Availability

Save 20% when you book 2 weeks in advance. 

Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 10 guests ages 13 and up can attend. Parents may also bring children under 2 years of age.

More tips

Please make sure to bring with you an online confirmation. Also, in case of any unexpected change we will be in touch with you to inform you in advance. Please make sure to follow your messages just to be on the safe side! We are looking forward to seeing you soon!
Sagi
Explore the dark side of Vienna!
1 review
From £18/person
1 review
From £18/person