Vienna offers the experiences of a major city, but without the stress of a metropolis. With a successful blend of imperial tradition, up-to-date creativity and a multiple award-winning quality of life, the Austrian capital successfully places itself on the world`s tourism market. Known for its rich artistic and cultural treasures and as a world music capital, Vienna offers its guests a premium experience in every budget category. As an international congress destination, Vienna has ranked top for many years.
One way € 2.40
1 day Vienna € 5.80
24 hours Vienna € 8,00
48 hours Vienna € 14,10
72 hours Vienna € 17.10
The largest and liveliest shopping street is the Mariahilfer Straße. The side streets in the 6th and 7th district are also worth a visit. There are many original shops and it is a young, lively and neighbourhood. The area around the Naschmarkt is also a hot place for unusual souvenirs.
The Organizing Committee of the Conference or its representatives shall not be responsible for the medical expenses, losses or accidents incurred during the Conference. Delegates are strongly advised to take out their own personal insurance to cover medical and other costs, including accident or loss. If a delegate has to cancel for medical reasons, the congress cancellation policy applies. It is recommended that citizens from EU countries bring a current insurance card.
Most goods will be subject to VAT of 20%. Cash Back is the simplest and most widely used VAT refund service, which will be refunded upon departure for a processing fee. Request a cash form when making your purchase.
Credit cards are widely accepted.
Tipping: between 5 - 10% of the invoice amount as a tip is common for good service.
Currency: The currency in Austria is the Euro.
No smoking: Under Austrian law, smoking is prohibited in restaurants (with exceptions), hotel lobbies and in all public buildings.
Electricity: 220 volts
Time: Austria is in the Central European Time Zone (CET), Greenwich Mean Time + 1 hour.
Dress code for the conference is "Smart Casual" & "Smart" for the gala dinner.
Rainwear, umbrella & comfortable shoes are recommended.