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Schönbrunn Palace: Danube River Cruise, Dinner and Concert

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Duration: 1 day
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  • Enjoy the brilliant performance of the Schoenbrunn Palace Orchestra at the Palace Orangery
  • Have dinner in a luxurious restaurant and explore the Vienna sights on a river cruise
What to expect

This package gives you the opportunity to experience the Danube during a river cruise followed by a delicious dinner. To round off a wonderful day, you will attend a concert of the Schoenbrunn Palace Orchestra Vienna and listen to the famous masterpieces by Johann Strauss!

The Danube River Cruise

During this 3.5 hour river cruise, you will experience many Viennese sights from the water: Donauturm (Danube Tower), Millennium Tower, Ringturm (Ring Tower), Spittelau district heating plant, Urania observatory and much more. Enjoy the attractions Vienna has to offer from a new perspective!


Café-Restaurant Residenz is located in the former palace kitchen. This building located in the so-called Ehrenhof ("Court of Honor") is adjacent to the palace's main entrance. An elegant three-course dinner awaits you. In summer, dinner will be served in the cozy outside dining area.


The concert takes place at the elaborately restored Schoenbrunn Palace Orangery, which used to be a location for sumptuous festivities. Here flourished the genius of Mozart! In this historic ambience, you will enjoy the exclusive concert of the Schoenbrunn Palace Orchestra Vienna accompanied by the top-notch singing and dancing.

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What's included
  • 3.5-hour river cruise
  • 3-course dinner
  • Concert ticket
What's not included
  • Cloakroom fee
  • Program

The river cruise departs from the pier located at Schwedenplatz: 1010 Vienna, Schiffstation Wien / City, Franz Josefs Kai 2 (U1, U4 Schwedenplatz).

Schoenbrunn Palace - Schönbrunner Schloßstraße 47, 1130 Wien, Austria.

The concert takes place at the Schoenbrunn Palace Orangery, which is located in the Schoenbrunn Palace grounds as well as the café-restaurant Residenz. You can see the map of the area in this PDF file.

What to remember

Categories A, B and C of the concert tickets refer to the concert seat. You can look at the seating plan here.

Category A and VIP ticket holders will receive a glass of complimentary sparkling wine at the bar during the intermission. VIP ticket holders get a CD from the Orchestra as a present.

The dinner menu extract:

  • Beef consommé with semolina dumplings
  • Roast beef with shallot gravy, potato pie & tomatoes
  • Apfelstrudel, made in the Imperial Bakery Schoenbrunn, served with whipped cream
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  • The cruise ships leave Schwedenplatz (downtown Vienna) at 10:30 AM, 11:30 AM (July and August only) and 2:00 PM
  • The dinner starts at the Café-Restaurant Residenz at 6:30 PM. Admission into Schoenbrunn Palace Orangery starts at 8:00 PM. Concert starts at 8:30 PM and ends at approx. 10:15 PM
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