Psychology & Sociology College Trips & Tours to Vienna

Vienna is an ideal destination for students of Psychology, providing a fascinating insight into the life and work of the founder of psychoanalysis, Sigmund Freud.

As well as a visit to his former living quarters, students will gain an insight into the city’s unique past as one of the largest and most important Jewish communities in Europe by visiting the Jewish Museum where they can explore religion, history and culture. The Austrian Resistance Archive is also a must see, created to educate the country’s youth about the crimes of National Socialism and the consequences of Austria’s loss of self-identity and freedom after Nazi annexation in March 1938.

Prices start from£329pp

Sample itinerary

Our sample itinerary provides you with an idea of the visits you can cover during your trip. We can tailor-make an itinerary to support your specific learning outcomes.

Morning Afternoon Evening
1 Daytime flight from a London airport & transfer to accommodation Guided walking tour of city centre sights
2 Sigmund Freud Museum Narrenturm (Fool's Tower) & Jewish Museum Free time
3 Judenplatz Museum & Holocaust Memorial Documentation Centre of Austrian Resistance Free time
4 Josephinum Medical Museum Psychology Tour Transfer to airport for return flight to the UK
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Morning Daytime flight from a London airport & transfer to accommodation
Evening Guided walking tour of city centre sights
Morning Sigmund Freud Museum
Afternoon Narrenturm (Fool's Tower) & Jewish Museum
Evening Free time
Morning Judenplatz Museum & Holocaust Memorial
Afternoon Documentation Centre of Austrian Resistance
Evening Free time
Morning Josephinum Medical Museum Psychology Tour
Afternoon Transfer to airport for return flight to the UK

Price Shown includes

  • 3 nights' bed & breakfast accommodation
  • Return flights & overseas airport transfers
  • Extensive group travel insurance
  • 1 in 10 free place ratio

The visits shown in the sample itinerary above are not included in your quoted price unless indicated. If you would like to add any of these activities to your quote price, please get in touch.

Price shown is based on 30 paying passengers departing from a London airport on selected dates and is subject to availability.

On-tour support

On-tour support includes...

  • Airport assistance when you arrive back at your UK airport when you book a coach transfer to take you home
  • Services of a StudyLink Representative to provide 24-hour emergency assistance

Additional on-tour support available...

  • Airport assistance during check-in, security and gate checks on your outbound flight from the UK
  • Pre-booked meals at great group prices
  • Pre-booked and pre-paid public transport tickets
  • Services of a Local Guide

Top visits for college groups in Vienna

St Peter’s Church

Choirs and small instrumental groups can perform a concert or sing during a mass service in this beautiful Baroque church located in the heart of the city.

Schönbrunn Palace

Groups can give a 45-minute performance on the steps of the main entrance to this famous palace as part of ‘Voices of the World’ festival.


St Stephen’s Cathedral

This impressive cathedral, with its multi-coloured tiled roof is one of the city’s most recognisable symbols. Groups can perform at midday or morning mass, followed by a short recital.


One of Vienna’s most prestigious churches and a fabulous example of neo-gothic architecture. Performances at mass or concerts can be arranged.

Top visits for college groups in Vienna

Riesenrad 'Prater Park'

An ideal way to end a day! The ‘Prater Park’ is home to many rides, including the Reisenrad, which was once the largest Ferris wheel in the world. The park is open for visitors and all the rides and attractions are individually priced. A ride on the Reisenrad is highly recommended for unique views of Vienna.

Mozarthaus Vienna

Take either an English audio tour or a tailored guided tour of the ‘genius’ Mozart’s apartment in Vienna and four exhibition floors. Student groups are provided with comprehensive information on Mozart’s years in Vienna, which marked the high point in his creativity. Visitors can find out about the times in which Mozart lived and his most important works. Inside the apartment they may get an impression of how the Mozart family spent their lives.

Spanish riding school

Watch the daily practice of the world famous Lipizzaner horses.

Belvedere Palace

The Belvedere Palace was home to Crown Prince Franz Ferdinand. The two palaces and gardens are spectacular and now house one of the greatest paintings in the world – Gustav Klimt’s The Kiss as well as other works by Secession artists.

Christmas markets

December is a great time to visit Vienna with numerous Christmas markets around the city.