The area of Währing is situated in the north-west of the Austrian capital of Vienna. Your holidays in Währing will be spent in a part of the city that is ideally close to the city centre, yet far enough away for you to be able to rest and relax if you wish to. One of the biggest claims to fame for Währing is the fact that the composers Schubert and Beethoven were both originally buried in the area. The self catering accommodation in Währing and Vienna in general will always be offered to you at the highest possible standard, affording all the luxuries and mod-cons you could ever need for a perfect city break.
Whilst enjoying your holidays in Währing, you will tend to find that the usual activities that are associated with a large city are available to you. This includes the likes of swimming, tennis, squash, jogging, cycling and there are also a number of well-equipped gyms to be found around the area. If you are a keen golfer, you will find a few excellent courses located within a radius of a few miles from Währing.
There are so many great attractions to enjoy whilst on your holidays in Währing, and Vienna, that is would be a good idea for you to plan exactly what you intend to visit before you come. Vienna has some of the most spectacular architecture in the World and much of the central area is a tourist attraction in its own right. St Stephan’s Cathedral dominates the city’s skyline and is an absolute must-see when you are here. You may also wish to visit Hofburg Imperial Palace and Schonbrunn Palace. For one of the most panoramic views over the city, it is highly recommended that you go up The Danube Tower and you can also get great views when enjoying The Vienna Ferris Wheel. The confusingly named Spanish Riding School is based in Vienna and is a popular tourist attraction in the city that offers spectators regular performances to enjoy.
You can expect to enjoy a typical continental climate on your holidays in Währing. The average temperature during July and August is around the 26 degrees Celsius mark. January is the coolest month of the year with average daytime highs of around 3 degrees Celsius. Rainfall is fairly consistent throughout the year, with an average of around 24 inches across the twelve months.
The nearest airport to your self catering accommodation in Währing is situated only a very short drive away - Vienna International Airport (VIE). Although there are a number of airlines that operate flights to the Austrian capital, annoyingly, these only depart from London-based airports. Airlines include Austrian Airways, BMI, easyJet and British Airways - mostly departing from London Heathrow (LHR), although easyJet operates a service from London Gatwick (LGW).