Wiener RiesenradCurrently Closed
- Address: Riesenradplatz 1, 1020 Vienna, Austria.
- Timings: 10:00 am - 09:45 pm Details
- Phone: +43-17295430
- Ticket Price: 10 EUR
- Time Required: 02:00 Hrs
- Tags: Family And Kids
Wiener Riesenrad - Review
Wiener Riesenrad is also called as the Viennese giant wheel which is about 64.75 meter tall ferries wheel situated at the entrance of the Prater amusement park in the district of Leopold. Wiener Riesenrad is regarded as the most popular tourist destination throughout Vienna. It also works as a symbol for many of the Viennese people.
This famous tourist attraction is a symbol of the Prater’s district of Vienna. This ferries wheel is visible from a far off distance in the city of Vienna. Once you get a chance to ride on this giant wheel, you will surely love the amazing view of the entire city. Wiener Riesenrad is one of the most marvelous and fascinating structures of the world.
Wiener Riesenrad Information
- Mostly for kids, adventure lovers and explorers.
- Parking space is provided to visitors.
- Toilet facilities also available.
Wiener Riesenrad Ticket Prices
- Adults: € 9,50
- With Vienna Card: € 8,50
- Groups (from 15 persons) per person: € 9,00
- Children up to 3 years: Free
- Children aged 3 - 14 years: € 4,00
Wiener Riesenrad Hours
- For specific time information please visit official website.
How To reach Wiener Riesenrad by Public Transport
- U-Bahn (underground): U1, U2
- Praterstern - Train: S1-S3, S7, S15 Wien Nord (Vienna North)
- Light rail (streetcar) O, 5 - Bus :80A
Restaurants Near Wiener Riesenrad
- Swiss House
- Prater Sauna
- Dairy Café and Restaurant
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Things to Know Before Visiting Wiener Riesenrad
63.36% of people who visit Vienna include Wiener Riesenrad in their plan
10 AM - 11 AM
63.71% of people start their Wiener Riesenrad visit around 10 AM - 11 AM
People usually take around 2 Hrs to see Wiener Riesenrad
93.55% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Wiener Riesenrad
Wiener Riesenrad Trips
Wiener Riesenrad, Vienna Reviews
One of the most amazing diners ever had. Breathtaking view with the food definitely on a gourmet level. Great anniversary gift and worth every penny
It's pretty to look at but honestly for some reason expected better. The cabins have dirty windows so you can't really see that well outside, they let too many people in one cabin in my opinion and I felt claustrophobic. It could be better ventilated too.
Don't buy tickets online - even after 15 minutes my electronic tickets didn't work. Stuff wasn't helpful either. Eventually one guy let us in when I complained for like 5 times. Ferris wheel itself was pretty-much like any similar attraction. Nothing extraordinary and nothing bad. My daughter liked it. I would say it's a bit overpriced as it didn't take long before we had to leave, but in general - worth checking it out.
The carriages were spacious and well maintained. The view of the city and the prater was lovely. The miniature history museum is well done. Watching the ferris wheel from the ground at night looks amazing. You even have the opportunity to have a candlelight dinner in one of the gondolas for a special price. Only improvement would be to extend the ride time from one round to two.
This is a really great, iconic Vienna location to see. The weather was excellent which made it very nice to visit. Cost was 15 euros each and ride lasted about 15 minutes. The views were obviously wonderful.