South Tower

The South Tower is affectionately called ‘Steffl’ by the Viennese and is one of Vienna’s main landmarks. 343 steps lead you up to the ‘Türmerstube’, from where you will enjoy a wonderful view over the entire city.

Climbing the tower

Opening times

Monday to Sunday from 9.00 am to 5.30 pm


€ 6.00
Pupils 15 - 18 years
€ 3.50
Children 6 - 14 years
€ 2.50

If you want to lead a group on your own (such as school classes), please review the possibilities and rates of a self-guided tour in the section groups of more than 15 persons.


Duration of individual visits

Please note:

The tour is offered all year round.

The tickets are not bound to the date of purchase, but can only be redeemed once.

There is no discount for pupils or students.

Forr guests in average physical condition, the tour of the tower takes about 10 to 15 minutes.

Tour participants are kindly asked to wear appropriate clothing and to behave appropriately.

Do you have any questions?

General inquiries about each tour can be directed to the cathedral guides at the following e-mail address:


Entrance to the South Tower

The red dot indicates the entrance to the South Tower. Your effort to climb to the top will be rewarded with a wonderful view.

Floor plan of the South Tower