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Prater

Prater 9, Vienna 1020, Austria
+43 7280 516
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Vienna's landmark amusement park features the familiar 65-meter-high Giant Ferris Wheel that towers over the park's 200 booths, ghost train, go-karts, merry-go-rounds plus a Plantarium and the Prater Museum.
  • Excellent36%
  • Very good40%
  • Average19%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“amusement park” (375 reviews)
“ferris wheel” (488 reviews)
“big wheel” (125 reviews)
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Hours Today: 11:00 - 00:00
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Prater 9, Vienna 1020, Austria
Leopoldstadt
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+43 7280 516
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Reviewed yesterday

We visited the Ferris Wheel as a nod to the Third Man. We had some time to fill in so made the trip. Views over Vienna are good and the cabins are a nostalgic hint of Vienna' near past. Not badly priced either.

Thank TraveladictBeds
Reviewed yesterday

Old and young should come here. Many different rides, including roller coasters, Ferris wheel, ghost train and the Prater Turm, to name a few. They are all a must try! Stop on your way for an ice cream or a traditional type of sausage in...More

Thank Nicole M
Reviewed 3 days ago

Fun in the middle of the day is something every big city should have, not just for x-mas holidays. In the corners you could see what people ate before they went on rollercoasters haha. Only thing shocked us was the ponies and horses totally skinny...More

Thank Drejci81
Reviewed 3 days ago

The Prater fair is a large permanent fair that is situated in a large park in the middle of Vienna. It's old, but not outdated. We visited it expecting some run-down fair that was nice last century, but it was still nice. Prices are decent...More

Thank P d
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Nice to be able to walk around all the rides and not feel like you have to go on everything like you do at other parks. As a pay per ride it adds up fast though. If you think you will go on multiple rides...More

Thank Tiffany L
Reviewed 4 days ago

Family went to the Prater not knowing what to expect. Took the cocktail cabin Riesenrad private ride...finger sandwiches were excellent and the private family time was priceless...not to mention the views. Park is huge and basically a pay as you go local carnival. Not much...More

Thank 5StarDivaFamily
Reviewed 4 days ago

A nice break from high Viennese culture...especially for the kids. No lines for us on a weekday and the ferris wheel is a blast.

Thank Glorfindel
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The Prayer is a bit of the beaten track so plan your journey. Nice green park, theme park and the famous Riesenrad wheel. Cash only for the wheel, take your camera to capture the views.

Thank HappyHolidays074
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

No queues, lots of rides, nice restaurants, my kids love it. Park and green spaces in Summer ... a must visit in Vienna. Highly recommend.

1  Thank Kevin C
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

If you travel with little kids to vienna, it's a must attraction. Free entrence. You pay only for each activity. Nice places to eat and drink around.

1  Thank udias
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Leopoldstadt
Welcome to one of Vienna’s trendiest quarters. The
second district has witnessed a turbulent ride, from
medieval swamp to vibrant Jewish quarter, from
pleasure ground for the noble and humble to current
hip residence and workplace of Vienna’s creative
crowd. Cross the Danube Canal from the city centre and
take in life on Taborstrasse with its mix of old
townhouses, churches, theatres, discount shops and
...More
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imoq
7 February 2017|
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Response from Kevin A | Reviewed this property |
10euro is the normal cost. If your planning on visiting a few places look at the Vienna pass online. We thought it was excellent value. Includes free entry to literally hundreds of attractions including the Ferris wheel as... More
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FrankMiall
11 December 2016|
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Response from peter h | Reviewed this property |
It is around 65 metres high which was gigantic in its time but rather dwarfed by today's ferris wheels. Being over 100 years old it has its own particular charm and history and is well worth the ride
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eyal a
15 June 2016|
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Response from PEDRO E | Reviewed this property |
You have attractions for his age, but i would recommend you the children palace at Sisi Palace
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