With 1.7 million inhabitants, the Austrian capital of Vienna is by far the largest city in the country. The Danube river flows through the city. The historical centre is world famous for its glorious palaces, monumental squares and Baroque buildings. In Vienna you'll be wandering through the decor of Empress Elisabeth of Austria, one of the reasons why so many tourists visit the city every year. However, the city also has all the traits of a modern city, with a real melting pot of cultures, which you can witness in day-to-day life there. You'll barely be able to take everything in! The Prater amusement park is a very popular attraction. You'll have a fantastic view of the city from the 67 metre high ferris wheel.