Schonbrunner Gardens, Vienna

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#1 of 691 in Parks in Austria
The gardens of Schonbrunn palace--Schonbrunner Gardens--are as lavish and intricate as the palace itself. Within the gardens, you'll find a zoo, botanical garden, orangery, palm house, and a maze. Considered an extension of the palace, the gardens are accordingly designed with Baroque principles in mind. Notice the symmetry of the flowerbeds and strips of colored stones, which are inspired by embroidery patterns. Get lost in the maze, which was replanted in 1998 and closely follows the original layout. Find your way to the center, where you'll reach the viewing platform. Plan to visit Schonbrunner Gardens during your Vienna vacation using our convenient Vienna travel itinerary planner.
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  • It was really WOW when arrived in front of the castle. I have never been in such a place and a feeling of great emperors and power was enormous. Thats the place to where I would like to live. So...  more »
  • This is the gardens behind the Schonbrunn Palace. It is free to enter, you just need to head to the side of the palace and look out for a path that leads behind it. The gardens have so many things to....  more »

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