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Tour code: 3773PALDINCON
Soak up Austrian culture and cuisine with this package including an audio tour, 3-course dinner and a classical concert at Schönbrunn Palace. Begin by exploring the palace’s ornate staterooms and guest apartments with an audio guide. Then, settle into a delicious, candlelit dinner of local cuisine at the Ehrenhof restaurant, adjacent to the palace. Top off the evening with a concert at the Orangery Schonbrunn, where you’ll enjoy live classical works from Mozart and Bach.


  • Combination ticket for the UNESCO-listed Schönbrunn Palace in Vienna
  • Take an audio tour, enjoy dinner and listen to a concert
  • Learn about the Habsburg’s time in the palace from your audio guide
  • Enjoy a 3-course candlelit dinner at the Ehrenhof restaurant
  • See a classical music concert inside Schönbrunn Palace Orangery
  • Choose from four different seating categories to suit your budget

Why Our Insiders Chose This Tour

Schönbrunn is “the” icon in Vienna and a must-see while you’re in town. This combo package is the perfect way to spend an evening in Austria’s capital — especially for music lovers!

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What You Can Expect

Schönbrunn Palace Evening: Palace Tour, Dinner and Concert

Explore one of Vienna's must-see attractions at your own pace

As the former summer residence of the powerful Habsburg dynasty, the UNESCO-listed Schönbrunn Palace is considered by many as one of Europe’s most stunning baroque structures.

Step inside the palace with your entrance ticket, and begin your evening with a 1-hour audio tour. Enjoy a self-guided exploration of the guest apartments, along with the lavish decor of Emperor Franz Joseph’s quarters.

Afterward, head to the nearby Ehrenhof restaurant to savor three courses of delicious Austrian fare. (A sample menu can be found in the Itinerary section below.) In the summer months (from May to September), enjoy outside seating on the terrace while you dine.

Appetites sated, continue to the palace Orangery for your classical music concert. Take your seat in your chosen ticket category and enjoy a performance from the Schönbrunn Palace Orchestra, accompanied by a soprano and baritone as well as two ballet dancers. Hear famous arias and overtures by Strauss and Mozart, such as Radetzkymarsch, Don Giovanni and Le Nozze di Figaro.

Enjoy sparkling wine at intermission if you select a VIP or category A seat. Your evening of Austrian culture and cuisine will conclude after the concert.

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Please note: On rare occasions, dinner may be relocated to the Restaurant Schönbrunn Stockl, just outside the palace grounds, and the concert may be relocated to the Great Gallery or White Gold Room inside Schönbrunn Palace.

Sample Menu:

First course:
  • Beef consommé with sliced pancake
Main course:
  • Tafelspitz (classic Viennese boiled beef)
  • Apple strudel

Customer Reviews

Laura K

5 star rating: Highly Recommended April 2016

Absolutely fantastic!

We enjoyed every minute of this trip. In fact we wished that we arrived earlier to Schoenbrunn Palace as there is so much to see. The gardens are absolutely beautiful.

The food was very nice, we were all a little worried as to what the set meal would be but it ended up being lovely Beef Consomme for Starter, Braised Beef and Potato Pie in a shallot gravy for Main and a Chocolate and Orange mousse for Desert. and was served in the Palace restaurant.

The opera was held in the Orangerie and again was lovely, we wished it would of lasted a little longer we were enjoying it that much.

I would highly recommend this trip.


5 star rating: Highly Recommended April 2016

Wonderful experience, enjoyed tour of the palace, wonderful dinner not sure about the semolina dumplings though followed by fantastic concert which was held on this night within the Palace.

Rui P

5 star rating: Highly Recommended April 2016

Altough the experience of collecting the voucher and the tickets, wasn't so simple as expected, since we had to go to one location to collect the voucher, and then, need to go to another location to convert the voucher in tickets to enter in the tour, apart from that, everything went perfectly.

Tressa H

5 star rating: Highly Recommended March 2016

A highlight of the trip, to hear the music where it all originated!

Helen B

5 star rating: Highly Recommended March 2016

We had a wonderful time,everyone was so helpful and kind.People could not do enough for us.We would love to come back one day.


5 star rating: Highly Recommended March 2016

The Schonbrunn Palace was easy access by train. The Christmas markets were in front of the palace, which filled in the time after our palace tour until our dinner. The dinner was enjoyable, then we made our way back down to the concert venue, across from the train station. Beautiful night in Vienna!

Mari United States of ... 

5 star rating: Highly Recommended February 2016

Well worth it! The palace and gardens were beautiful, the dinner was quite good, and the concert was delightful. Because the city center isn't far, would recommend visiting the palace in the morning less crowded, then sightseeing for a few hours around the city, before returning for dinner and the concert. Otherwise, you will have an hour or more of downtime between when the palace closes and when dinner begins, and there isn't much to see in the immediate area.

karen D

5 star rating: Highly Recommended February 2016

The tours are excellent, however I was disappointed that I received no correspondence regarding 10 per cent discount. 5 stars

Steve H

5 star rating: Highly Recommended January 2016

Despite the heavy snow we made it to the palace and had a fabulous time. Excellent meal, good wines and the concert was superb!

Sam N

5 star rating: Highly Recommended January 2016

Beautiful Day, Beautiful Dinner, Great Symphony.

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