Linz is Linz

From old to modern, from boring to always excitingly different, but above all always honest, without frills and clichés – because Linz is Linz. The city on the Danube offers a lot of history (eg to the city of Linz and the province of Upper Austria), various tourism offers and a lot of nature.

Linz – UNESCO City of Media Arts!

With its designation as a “UNESCO City of Media Arts,” Linz, like Lyon, Sapporo, Tel Aviv and Dakar, is one of the world’s most forward-looking places and metropolises. In Linz, media art is brought to the forefront and made tangible for visitors in numerous institutions. These include the Ars Electronica Center with its annual Ars Elektronica Festival, the Tabakfabrik as a creative community, music theater, and the up-and-coming independent scene.

“Linz changes”: this is the slogan of the city on the Danube. Because Linz changes itself, but also the visitors during their stay. the Creative City is a stage for theater and music, as well as for contemporary art and festivals, history and science in the museums.

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Learn more about the leisure possibilities for your stay in the capital of Upper Austria.

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The Linz Card is particularly suitable for visitors to the Tanzhafen Festival who would like to explore a new city, stroll through the historic streets, visit museums or theaters, go to special viewpoints and enjoy the regional cuisine. In Linz, one ticket is the ticket to many unforgettable experiences. Mit der Linz-Card erkunden Besucherinnen die Vielfalt der Stadt an der Donau besonders günstig.

In addition to numerous discounts, Linz Card holders also have free admission to Linz museums, free rides on the Linz AG lines and can take advantage of a 10-euro Danube Culture Bonus.

For the perfect city experience, you can choose from three cards: the 1-day card for a short stay in Linz, the 2-day card with an additionally included ticket for the Pöstlingbergbahn (ascent and descent) or the 3-day card, which includes a €5 gastronomy voucher in addition to the Pöstlingbergbahn ticket, which can be redeemed in selected restaurants.

The low-priced City Ticket is available online, at the Tourist Information on Hauptplatz and at selected Linz museums and Linz hotels.

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Enjoy a weekend in Linz!

Go for a Linz-Weekend! The versatile and modern city invites you to enjoy culture by the river. During your city trip you will stay at an attractive price in a Linz hotel and take advantage of the many benefits of the 3-day Linz Card. A short vacation full of unforgettable moments awaits you – we look forward to your non-binding inquiry!

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Discover Linz playfully!

Solve quizzes, find Linz cakes, pass scavenger hunts and redeem collected points for discounts throughout the city: The Visit Linz app provides an overview of places of interest, stores, pubs, hotels and events, and is also a varied games app. Download for free!

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