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The Cathedral consists of a church with three naves and two towers - north (68 m) and south (137 m). The north tower - the highest in the city - overlooks the whole city of Vienna.
Photo: View of the South Tower of the St. Stephen Cathedral
How to do?
2. The only way to get to the viewing platform of the tower is on foot - 343 steps up the spiral stairs.
Photo: Teh stairs to the South Tower top is 70 meters length, © Tatiana&Leonid
The lazy ones can look at the city from the north tower - it's two times lower than south one and there is a lift (ride is €5).
4. In summer time you can take a walk on the roof of the cathedral. On Saturdays (only from July till September) you can take 1,5-hour group excursion that starts at 19.00 from the ticket desk of the southern tower. Adult ticket - €10, ticket for children under 14 - 4 euros.
Where to do?
It is the main Catholic church of Vienna built in XIV century. Here you can listen to organ music and climb 136 meters high tower.7
Open hours: Monday - Saturday from 6 am to 10 pm, Sunday and public holidays - from 7 am to 10 pm
Phone: +43 1 515523530
Official website: http://www.stephanskirche.at/
When to do?
Riding a lift to the north tower is €5.
All inclusive excursion (audio-guide, catacombs, two towers and treasures) is €16.