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  • In Linz, you will walk over the Hauptplatz, a large square bordered by pretty houses and baroque palaces. Its white marble column is the town's emblem. Do not miss the Alte Rathaus (old town hall) on the square. Then go and see the cathedral, and depending on your taste, visit the botanic garden or the galleries of the Ursulinenhof. At night, stroll around the "Bermuda Triangle", the centre for nightlife....
    © Dieter Hawlan / age fotostock
  • The Hauptplatz is a large square bordered with pretty houses and Baroque palaces. Its white marble column is the emblem of the city.
    © Dieter Hawlan / age fotostock
  • The Danube, a real advantage in terms of trade, played a significant role in the development of the city, which happens to be the capital of Upper Austria.
    © Dieter Hawlan / age fotostock
  • The city of Linz has a football, hockey and table tennis club but the biggest sporting event in the city remains its marathon.
    © Dieter Hawlan / age fotostock
  • Located in the old town, this cathedral is the biggest in Austria and is able to hold up to 20,000 people. It is famous for its magnificent stained glass windows.
    © Dieter Hawlan / age fotostock
  • One of the biggest cities in Austria, Linz has its eye on the future with its numerous construction projects, the area around the train station being one of them.
    © Dieter Hawlan / age fotostock
  • This Ferris wheel is reminiscent of the one in the Trocadéro area in Paris.
    © Dieter Hawlan / age fotostock
Amy Adejokun
Amy Adejokun Expert destination Austria

In Linz, you will walk over the Hauptplatz, a large square bordered by pretty houses and baroque palaces. Its white marble column is the town's emblem. Do not miss the Alte Rathaus (old town hall) on the square. Then go and see the cathedral, and depending on your taste, visit the botanic garden or the galleries of the Ursulinenhof. At night, stroll around the "Bermuda Triangle", the centre for nightlife.

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Linz: the key figures

Surface area : 83860.0 km2

Population : 8263000 inhabitants

Time difference : +1hr

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