Destination Vienna in the world rankings

A city that leads the international field

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Located in the heart of Europe, Vienna – the world’s most liveable city – is a popular year-round travel destination. The Austrian capital also regularly tops the rankings as a meeting destination. It is a place where tradition and modernity come together in the most charming way.

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Vienna tops the destination rankings

Vienna consistently leads the way in international studies and rankings, and regularly attracts international awards as a destination, including first place in Mercer’s 2023 Quality of Living City Ranking.

The capital also tops the most important rankings as a meeting destination and congress location. The International Congress and Convention Association (ICCA) ranks Vienna 3rd in Europe in the ICCA Congress Ranking 2023.

And in 2022, the Union of International Associations (UIA) listed Vienna second in its ranking of the world’s top conference destinations. The UIA and ICCA rankings are the leading benchmarks for the industry.

Imperial meets modern

Vienna combines an illustrious history with a vibrant urban lifestyle. Monumental buildings from the days of empire, world-famous cultural treasures, culinary delights and a unique charm complete the former imperial city’s portfolio.

Located in the centre of Europe, Vienna is easy and quick to reach thanks to its outstanding international connections.

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