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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.
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  • 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
Prater 9, Vienna 1020, Austria
+43 7280 516
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Reviewed yesterday

If you are into rollercoasters etc this is a fab place! Even if your not you have nothing to lose by walking round as entrance is free, you just pay for what you want to do! I had wanted to do the Ferris wheel the...More

Thank Tracey T
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The entrance to the park is tatty. The wheel is ok but no London eye experience. The rest is a fun fare of low tech rides. One to avoid.

Thank alexh2009
Reviewed yesterday

Visited a few days before Christmas on a grey and dreary day so this naturally affected our experience. Not everything was open and it was bitterly cold to wander around or go on the amusements. Despite its iconic status, I found the Ferris wheel very...More

Thank FrequentFlyer1969
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This is pretty much our favorite place in Vienna. My kids (ages 12 and 14) and I come here about once a month. I live that you can go into the park for free. You can choose to buy a pass or just pay for...More

Thank K_T_8889
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County Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Had so much fun in this place was great more like a amusement/fun park. We didn't realise it was so big so didn't have enough time to discover everything. If I return to Vienna would plan a whole day here

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We went to this park with three kids. We didn't elect to buy the pay one price tickets are €45 per person. We probably should have gotten it for the kids since each ride is about €4 to 5 per ride. So plan ahead.

Thank Greg W
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The Prater gives one a great overview of Vienna. A nice experience, but not a "must". Would recommend going there if you are in the nearby area.

Thank Andrea M
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

So many rides!! The food and rides can be slightly expensive so it's not a free day out but there is something for all the family.

Thank Izzi F
Reviewed 4 days ago

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 4 days ago

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
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
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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
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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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