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Vienna: Spanish Riding School Lipizzaner Classic Performance

1. Vienna: Spanish Riding School Lipizzaner Classic Performance

Enjoy a wonderful performance by the Riders of the Spanish Riding School and the carriage driving riders from the Lipizzaner Stud Piber in the wonderful baroque ambiance of the Winter Riding Hall, accompanied by classical Viennese music. The Lipizzaners are considered the oldest horse breed in Europe, known worldwide for their elegant equestrian performances. While the High School of Classical Horsemanship, often referred to as the "Ballet of the white stallions" remains the essential part of this new program an additional attraction awaits you. After three High School performances executed by the famous school stallions from Vienna and their riders, enjoy one of the most outstanding skills of the Lipizzaners and watch their perfection, beauty, and harmony carriage horses. This will be shown as a special highlight at the end of the show. The use of the white and elegant Lipizzaners as exquisite carriage horses, although rarely seen today, derives from the adoration of these horses within the court of the Habsburgs over centuries. The "Lipizzaner Classic" gives you a fantastic insight into the overall ability of these white stars, starting with the three program parts of Classical Horsemanship and ending with an exclusive demonstration of carriage driving from the Lipizzaner Stud in Piber, 50 km outside Vienna.

Vienna: Lipizzaner Special Admission Ticket

2. Vienna: Lipizzaner Special Admission Ticket

Visit the Spanish Riding School to see the Lipizzaner Special, the new, shorter show created with the aim of inspiring visitors and introducing them to the world of dressage. See the three most fascinating exercises from the riding school's repertoire and listen to insightful commentary provided during the short intervals between riding displays. Choose between standing tickets and gallery tickets.

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What people are saying about Spanish Riding School

Overall rating

4.2 / 5

based on 253 reviews

Elegant display, accompanied by beautiful music, and nicely and informatively told by the Cicero. An experience in itself to visit the beautiful historic building.

Very enjoyable, a taste of what the show will offer and the work involved in getting the beautiful horses to show.

Spanish Riding School, a must!!! Great choreography, a symbiosis of horse and rider.

Duration of the show about 50 minutes. Very nicely done, great riding hall.

A very nice show. Organizationally also well grasped.