Lainzer Tiergarten, Austria

2 May 2020

A nice walk around the Lainzer Tiergarten, a large forest reserve on the edge of Vienna, with a beautiful view over the city. Starting and ending at the Nikolaitor.

Blooming wild garlic covering the forest floor.

The Hubertuswarte.

And then, the Wiener Blick ("Vienna view").

The Kirche am Steinhof (right), Wilhelminenberg (center), and Kahlenberg (left).

UNO city.

Schönbrunn palace.

The city center, with the Hofburg (left), Stephansdom (center), and Museumsquartier (right).

And a full panoramic view (scroll right).

Map, elevation profile, and additional information

GPS track LainzerTiergarten.gpx
Trailhead coordinates 48.196605, 16.260848
Length & cumulative elevation 14.5km, +/-500m
Public transport Several buses and trains to/from Wien Hütteldorf, from where it is a 15min walk to the Nikolaitor.
Useful websites Lainzer Tiergarten

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