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Vienna: Educational Walk Exploring Homelessness

Product ID: 196073
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On this unique guided tour, you’ll explore places relating to homelessness with a guide who themselves was previously, or still homeless. Learn about the causes of homelessness, and discuss possible solutions. Engage in a conversation concerning poverty.
About this activity
Duration 2 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English, German
Wheelchair accessible
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Explore the complex issue of homelessness
  • Hear insight guide who has experienced homelessness
  • See the contrast between the splendor of Vienna and the reality of homelessness
  • Reflect upon an important social issue
Full description
Explore Vienna on this unique and eye-opening tour which delves into the issue of homelessness in the world’s most livable city. Upon meeting your guide, a formerly homeless person, you’ll explore parts of the city that pertain to homelessness. See the stark contrast between the splendor of Austria and the reality of poverty.

On this atypical tour, you’ll be educated by your guide’s mix of facts and personal stories that illustrate the complexity of homelessness. Ask your guide questions about their experience. Walk the line between poverty and welfare, and discuss the causes and possible solutions to this critical socio-political issue.
Includes
  • Guide
What’s Not Included
  • Gratuities for guide

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

Meeting point varies depending on option booked.

Important information
Know before you go
• Please note that this tour is not a typical sightseeing tour: it does not provide historical information, it does not visit facilities, and does not put homeless people on display. The places visited are sites related to homelessness and have been chosen in order to explain the complex issue of homelessness.
• This tour does not visit homeless shelters or put homeless people on display.
• This 2-hour walk takes place outdoors. Please wear comfortable shoes and weatherproof clothing
• If it rains heavily, your guide will ask if you would like to continue the tour in a nearby coffee house.
Customer reviews
Overall rating
4.9 / 5
based on 34 reviews
Review summary
Service
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Value for money
4.8/5
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Product ID: 196073