Forget schnitzel and the opera: This European capital is the world's biggest urban vineyard

It might come as a surprise that Austria’s capital of Vienna is the biggest wine-producing city in the world.

Home to 700 hectares of vineyards and more than 276 producers, Vienna is the only capital to produce so much wine within the city limits – including famous wine destinations like France’s Bordeaux and Italy’s Tuscany.

Vienna is a treasure trove of wine culture, so why not dive in?

Vienna’s wine heritage

Wine production is a long-standing tradition in Vienna, dating back to the 12th century. One of its most coveted tourist destinations, Schönbrunn Palace, actually has its own vineyard that produces the famous field blend, Wiener Gemischter Satz.

Austria’s signature grape is the Grüner

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