Kindle the child in you with a ride in Wiener Risenrad ferris wheel. It is also known for its appearance in movies such as "The Third Man" etc.
When to visit:
january - december
10:00 - 21:45 Everyday
The Wiener Riesenrad is a tall Ferris wheel at the entrance of the Prater amusement park. This Giant Ferris Wheel offers a breathtaking view of the city.
The Giant Ferris Wheel has also played the "lead role" in several Hollywood films, such as "The Third Man" with Orson Wells or in the James Bond adventure "The Living Daylights" starring Timothy Dalton.
How to Reach
Subway/trains: U1 and U2 subway lines. Praterstern is also a stop on the city train lines S1, S2, S3, S4 and S7 (the airport line).
Bus: lines 5B, 80A, and 82A all stop at Praterstern.