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Vienna Prater (Wiener Prater) Tours

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Vienna Prater (Wiener Prater)
One of Vienna’s most beloved parks, the Prater is both an oasis full of greenery and a family-friendly amusement park. Enjoy views of the Danube from the towering Ferris wheel earns big views of the Danube, walk down leafy avenues, visit museums, and join the local crowds turns that out for Sunday races at the Prater race track.
 
The Basics
Prater Park has been a recreation area for Viennese families since 1766. Key attractions include the Giant Ferris Wheel, Madame Tussauds wax museum, the Chocolate Museum, the Prater Museum. Enjoy the park’s expansive walking paths, then have some fun on the historic rides. Vienna City Card holders can pick up a coupon booklet that includes discounted rides and admission to Prater Park attractions.
 
Things to Know Before You Go
  • Prater Park is popular with families traveling with kids.
  • Runners will find plenty of space to roam on the wide Hauptallee, the park’s main avenue, and on the small trails that branch off along the way.
  • While rides require tickets, the park itself is free to visit.
  • The park is wheelchair accessible, though rides may not be.
  • There is parking for visitors with disabilities by the Giant Ferris Wheel and at Schweizerhaus.

How to Get There
Prater Park is located in the district of Leopoldstadt. You can reach the park on the U-Bahn via the nearby Praterstern and Messe-Prater stations. Several trams also stop at the nearby Prater Hauptallee and Praterstern stops.
 
When to Get There
Prater Park is open all year round, but the hours of attractions and museums within the park vary by season. Some of the rides in the amusement park are only open on the weekend, and all are closed during the winter. The giant Ferris wheel operates all year round. From mid-November to early January, the park hosts a daily Winter Market at Riesenradplatz. 

Wiener Wiesn-Fest at Prater Park
Prater Park fills with locals clad in traditional dirndls and lederhosen during this annual bash, which takes place from late September through mid October. Visit the festival grounds at Kaiserwiese, on the park’s northwestern edge (near the Wien Praterstern metro stop) to enjoy lots of beer, traditional Austrian cuisine, and folk music. Daytime events are free, but the nighttime parties require tickets.
Address: Prater 9, Vienna 1020, Austria
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26 Tours and Activities to Experience Vienna Prater (Wiener Prater)

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Skip the Line: Wiener Riesenrad Giant Ferris Wheel Vienna Entrance Ticket

Skip the Line: Wiener Riesenrad Giant Ferris Wheel Vienna Entrance Ticket

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Take a ride on Vienna’s famous Wiener Riesenrad Giant Ferris Wheel in the Prater Amusement Park without having to wait in line. Your admission tickets can be used at a time of your choosing, so you can enjoy spectacular views of Vienna’s UNESCO-listed monuments, Ringstrasse, and Baroque Old Town by day or night.
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  • 12 to 20 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$14.38
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$14.38

Vienna Hop On Hop Off City Tour

Vienna Hop On Hop Off City Tour

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Explore the vibrant city of Vienna on a 24-, 48-, or 72-hour hop-on hop-off bus tour. See top attractions including the Vienna State Opera, Hofburg Palace, Danube Tower, and Schonbrunn Palace. Climb aboard the open-air, double-decker bus and soak up 360-degree views of Vienna, hopping off to explore whenever you like. This ticket also includes a walking tour led by a local guide.
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  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$34.75
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$34.75
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Vienna Pass Including Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Ticket

Vienna Pass Including Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Ticket

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Book your Vienna Pass before you travel and save sightseeing time when you’re out and about in the Austrian capital. With a range of durations from one to six days, the pass gives you entry to some 60 attractions within your chosen time scale. Select your pass online, then plan out your visit to include sights such as the Giant Ferris Wheel and Schönbrunn Palace. Even better: You can use an included hop-on hop-off bus to get around town.
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  • 1 to 6 days
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$94.67
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$94.67
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Vienna Prater Package

Vienna Prater Package

Get your heart pounding on the Super Rollercoaster and other thrilling rides at Prater. Fun for all ages, the Viennese park has been host to fun-loving kids and grownups since the 18th-century. In addition to the rollercoaster, your ticket grants you access to the Grand Autodrom, spinning Sombrero, plus three water rides at Aqua Gaudi. Don't forget to take a spooky train ride through the Haunted Castle.
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  • 2 to 4 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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$24.27
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$24.27
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Sightseeing Flexi Pass in Vienna

Sightseeing Flexi Pass in Vienna

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Book a Flexi PASS online to explore Vienna, and enjoy discounted entry to your choice of three, four, or five top city attractions. Simply redeem your booking voucher in central Vienna, then activate your pass at the first attraction or hop-on hop-off bus to use over 30 consecutive days. It’s a great way for you to visit sites like the Danube Tower and Schönbrunn Zoo while saving money and time at the admission desks.
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  • 30 days
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$58.72
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$58.72
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Vienna Family: Vienna Card, Schonbrunn Zoo, Prater Ferris Wheel, Madame Tussauds

Vienna Family: Vienna Card, Schonbrunn Zoo, Prater Ferris Wheel, Madame Tussauds

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Enjoy a fun and family-friendly trip to Vienna with this comprehensive sightseeing package. Your combo ticket includes admission to the Schonbrunn Zoo and Madame Tussauds, as well as a ride on the iconic Ferris wheel at the Prater amusement park. You’ll also enjoy discounts to numerous attractions and restaurants with a 72-hour Vienna Card, and unlimited public transportation.
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  • 3 days
  • Taking safety measures
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$131.82
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$131.82
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Vienna Super Saver: City Walking Tour plus Highlights Bike Tour

Vienna Super Saver: City Walking Tour plus Highlights Bike Tour

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See the best of Vienna by bike and on foot with this package combining two popular tours. Begin your morning with a guided walking tour through the Austrian capital, passing sites like the Hofburg Palace, Heldenplatz, and St. Stephen’s Cathedral. Then continue your exploration in the afternoon by bike, following your guide around the famous Ringstrasse and to the Prater amusement park.
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  • 5 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$53.93
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$53.93

Vienna Highlights Bike Tour

Vienna Highlights Bike Tour

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Cycle the streets of Vienna on this 3-hour biking tour of the city. Led by an expert guide, saddle up and see the bright hues of the Hundertwasserhaus and the iconic Ferris wheel at the Prater. You’ll also pass top sites like Hofburg Palace, City Hall and the Opera House, learning about the city’s history from your guide as you go. After three hours of sightseeing and fresh air, your tour will conclude at its original departure point. 
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$53.93
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$53.93
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Private Tour: One Perfect Day in Vienna

Private Tour: One Perfect Day in Vienna

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Maximize your time in Vienna with a private tour that covers multiple top attractions. Your chauffeur takes you from your hotel to the city center, where you’ll explore top sights on foot. Your private guide will orient you with the city and provide you with food suggestions. Highlights include Heldenplatz, Hofburg Palace, State Opera House, and Karlskirche.
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$755.00
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$755.00
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Big Bus Vienna Hop-On Hop-Off Tour

Big Bus Vienna Hop-On Hop-Off Tour

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Soak up 360-degree views of Vienna’s top attractions with a 1-, 2-, or 3-day hop-on hop-off ticket on a double-decker Big Bus. Pass Schönbrunn Palace, St. Stephen’s Cathedral, the Belvedere, and more. Enjoy your choice between a classic, premium, or deluxe ticket option, along with access to two sightseeing routes, audio commentary on board, free Wi-Fi, and one walking tour. See this vibrant city at your own pace, hopping on and off at any of the stops.
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  • 1 hour 25 minutes to 1 hour 45 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$34.51
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$34.51
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Authentic Experience: When in Vienna, do as the Viennese do!

Authentic Experience: When in Vienna, do as the Viennese do!

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Dig deep into the Viennese culture and discover the city with a private local guide. Following the lead of locals, you’ll travel around Vienna by underground train, stopping to sample legendary Austrian sausages and sightsee along the way. Gaze down at the city from the Reisenrad Ferris wheel in Vienna Prater park, and visit the UNESCO-listed Schönbrunn Palace along with some tucked-away treasures. You’ll leave armed with tips for other must-see places to check out in Vienna.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$602.28
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$602.28
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Classic Vienna City Tour Vienna & Eckartsau palace

Classic Vienna City Tour Vienna & Eckartsau palace

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Discover the highlights of stunning, history-rich Vienna during this full-day private tour. Stroll through the panoramic gardens of the Belvedere Museum, snap a few souvenir snapshots of iconic Heldenplatz, and enjoy sky-high city views from Danube Tower. Tours include door-to-door transfers by minivan or limo and a tasty lunch.
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$254.66
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$254.66

SEGWAY City Tour Vienna

SEGWAY City Tour Vienna

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See the many landmarks of Vienna with ease on a 3-hour Segway tour. Your easy-to-ride mode of transport allows you to see Musikverein, Karlskirche, and much more without breaking a sweat. The comprehensive route is perfect for visitors who want to orient themselves to the Austrian capital for future exploring. As you cruise along, enjoy live commentary on the city’s history and many attractions.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$94.67
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E-Scooter Tour through amazing Vienna!

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E-Scooter Tour through amazing Vienna!

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We are going to cruise from the 15th district to the city centre through the city park of Vienna to the most urban and cool place in the whole city! From there we will discover some new hidden spots, cruise along the Danube canal, to continue then to the hippest neighbourhoods the city has to offer! We will end the tour close to the biggest public park in Vienna with its own amusement park! Come and enjoy the best the city has to offer on the WOLRDS FIRST E-SCOOTER TOUR!
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  • 2 hours
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$60.23
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Vienna Full Day Shore Excursion

Vienna Full Day Shore Excursion

We meet you at 09:00 am at the pier at “Handelskai” or “Nussdorf”. We provide a chauffeur-driven airconditioned van or sedan for the driving portion plus a licensed local Austria Guide for the whole tour. The flexibility of a small vehicle allows multiple stops at the historic sights and vistas. Within the given time-frame we accommodate our guests personal preferences. By combining a driving- with a walking-segment we offer the most comprehensive One-Day-Tour. Knowing the programs offered by the cruise-operators we avoid overlap in program and overcrowding. Our walking-tour ends at St. Stephen’s Cathedral in the heart of the city around 4:30 pm. Do some window-shopping at Kaertnerstrasse or have a rooftop-drink at hotel Lameé Our Taxi-Voucher gives you full flexibility in planning your return to the ship.
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$922.77
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Vienna Snapshots, a Private Half-Day Driving Tour with lots of Photo Ops!

Vienna Snapshots, a Private Half-Day Driving Tour with lots of Photo Ops!

The ultimate Vienna Drive-By Safari! 4hrs. – 9 stops – photo ops galore – endless stories by your personal guide! A Sedan/Van-Tour for the mobile ones. There is no other half day tour in Vienna giving you that many sights. But, to be honest – you should use it only as an introduction to this magnificent city – to discover “Gemuetlichkeit” and dig into Central Europe’s/German history you need more time. Perfect for picture-hunters or for those that want to start an extended visit with a bang!
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$527.30
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$527.30
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Classic Vienna city tour & Esterhazy palace including vine tasting

Classic Vienna city tour & Esterhazy palace including vine tasting

A perfect beginning for your stay in Vienna. You will get to all the main sights in Vienna and your most entertaining local certified tour guide will tell you everything about Viennas past and todays life. Learn about the Habsburgs and their extensive imperial residences, see our world famous attractions, like Heldenplatz, Belvedere palace, Prater & more! Afterwards, lets enjoy Austrias finest countryside -far away from mass tourism, something really special. Our next stop is Esterházy Palace in Eisenstadt, one of the most beautiful baroque palaces in Austria After our private palace & roof tour, we will enjoy our first vine tasting in a fantastic atmosphere. And there is a lot more to come :) All that in a top class Minivan, with all the luxury service you expect! Your personal tour guide is always around and our maximum flexibility makes this unique tour to an unforgettable trip Recommended for visitors, which try to discover something very special.
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$858.71
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$858.71
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Prater-One Hour--Carriage Ride by Fiaker Wien

Prater-One Hour--Carriage Ride by Fiaker Wien

The Prater is a large public park in Vienna's 2nd district called Leopoldstadt, the Jewish district. Here is one of the most important sights, the Giant or Ferris wheel. From the year 1560 until 1920 the area was a hunting ground. In 1766 the emperor Joseph II declared the Prater to be free for public enjoyment, and allowed the establishment of coffee shops. The Hauptallee is the main avenue, lined with horse chestnut trees and known from the annual Vienna Marathon. We are offering a one hour tour thru the park.
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  • 1 hour
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$169.78
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Private Vienna Half-Day Small-Group Tour: City Landmarks and Highlights

Private Vienna Half-Day Small-Group Tour: City Landmarks and Highlights

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Experience the very best of Vienna on a 3-hour, private tour in a comfortable vehicle. See the architectural highlights of the city center, including Ringstrasse, Prater and the soaring spires of St. Stephen's Cathedral. Hear stories about the city’s kings, queens and revolutionaries, with flexibility to stop for photos of Vienna’s classic sights. Get beyond the city center to visit a soaring observation wheel, a baroque castle and the sprawling Schönbrunn palace while enjoying an insider’s perspective on Austria’s rich history and culture.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$418.24
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$418.24
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Half-Day Vienna City Tour with Entrance to Schonbrunn Palace

Half-Day Vienna City Tour with Entrance to Schonbrunn Palace

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Combine a sightseeing tour of Vienna’s UNESCO-listed historic center with entrance to the city’s most visited attraction on this 3.5-hour tour. Marvel at landmarks such as the State Opera House, the Hofburg, and the Giant Ferris Wheel; admire views along Vienna’s Ringstrasse and Danube riverfront; then use your skip-the-line entrance to enjoy a tour of the Schönbrunn Palace.
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$58.72
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$58.72
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Prater-Transfer--Carriage Ride by Fiaker Wien

Prater-Transfer--Carriage Ride by Fiaker Wien

The Prater is a large public park in Vienna's 2nd district called Leopoldstadt, the Jewish district. Here is one of the most important sights, the Giant or Ferris wheel. From the year 1560 until 1920 the area was a hunting ground. In 1766 the emperor Joseph II declared the Prater to be free for public enjoyment, and allowed the establishment of coffee shops. The Hauptallee is the main avenue, lined with horse chestnut trees and known from the annual Vienna Marathon. Our offer is to pick you up wherever you want in the Center of Vienna (called Innere Stadt) and bring you to the Prater. If you would like to start the ride in the Prater the trip would end in the City. You will have a sightseeing tour included, the trip takes about one hour! You have the carriage at your disposition for 75 Minutes. That means that the carriage will arrive at the meeting point 5 minutes before the trip is starting and there will be enough time to make some pictures at the destination.
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  • 1 hour 10 minutes
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$195.90
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$195.90
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Vineyards of Vienna Downhill Scooter Tour with Panoramic Views

Vineyards of Vienna Downhill Scooter Tour with Panoramic Views

Speed down hillsides and enjoy Vienna’s lush beauty on a 4-hour downhill hi-tech scooter tour. Ride a high quality modern cross scooter through the famous Prater amusement park and a university campus, and then head to the hills on the city outskirts to speed down three winding roads. Feel the wind in your hair as you race around hairpin bends; cruise down steep roads through leafy vineyards; and enjoy panoramic views down over the city. Numbers are limited to seven people for a more personalized experience.
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  • 4 hours
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$93.48
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$93.48

Vienna 40 Minutes Helicopter Tour for 4

Vienna 40 Minutes Helicopter Tour for 4

Enjoy aerial views of the City of Vienna and its surroundings on a 40-minute scenic flight from Stockerau. With window seats guaranteed, this flight features informative commentary from your pilot as you fly over the city of Vienna, then head over the river Danube and will lead past the old castle ruin Greifenstein and the monastery of Klosterneuburg. You'll cross the boarder of Vienna where you can see the entire city. We are flying over Vienna's famous fun-park "Prater" with it's most prominent sight the "Riesenrad" and the typical red wagons. On your way back we will pass Donauturm. With its 252 meters it stands so close to us up in the air you will think you could reach out and touch its tip while we fly past. Thereafter, we will fyl past the caslte Kreuzenstein and as your approach begins you will have a marvellous view over one of the biggest wetlands of Europe - the Donau Auen.
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  • 40 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$305.59
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$305.59
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Private Sightseeing Flight around Vienna

Private Sightseeing Flight around Vienna

Go on an unforgettable adventure and discover the beauty of Vienna in the most unique way... from a private micro plane! You’ll see stunning views of the St.Stephan’s cathedral, and even look at the Danube Tower in the eye cause now you’re as tall as the tower! Your pilot is key to this adventure. They are sharing the flights' direct cost, not making a profit. They just love to fly and want you to understand their passion for aviation. So be sure to meet your pilot directly at the airfield provided, as there are several private airfields around. ++Confirm weather conditions with your pilot before++ --> Access a local airfield --> Discuss the flight route together with your pilot --> Pre-flight check --> Up you go, enjoy the view from a whole new perspective! The flight can depart between 9-17h, depending on the availability of the pilot, aircraft, and weather. Please let us know your flexible hours/days upon booking, and make sure that you've been in touch with us beforehand!
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  • 1 hour
  • Taking safety measures
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$201.33
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$201.33
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Vienna, A Modern Success Story Private Walking Tour

Vienna, A Modern Success Story Private Walking Tour

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This private tour gives attention to recent and present Viennese and Austrian history. It is an immensely interesting tour that offers a contrast to the classical Vienna. We guide away from the tourist hot-spots in the old town district and take you on this off the beaten path tour straight into the authentic Vienna of today. We journey out to the districts to explore how the modern Viennese live, work and play. With the cool Hundertwasser-House, the great Prater Park and the famous 2nd “Leopoldstadt” district as our backdrop we aim to uncover a fresh and more complete insight into the Vienna of today.
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  • 2 to 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$335.55
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We recommend booking e-tickets ahead of time to secure your spot since Vienna Prater (Wiener Prater) can get crowded. If you book with Viator, you can cancel at least 24 hours before the start date of your tour for a full refund. See all 26 Vienna Prater (Wiener Prater) tickets and tours on Viator.
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How much does it cost to visit Vienna Prater (Wiener Prater) 2020?
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Currently, an entrance ticket to Vienna Prater (Wiener Prater) costs USD 14.38. Guided Vienna Prater (Wiener Prater) tours start around USD 14.38 per person. See all 26 Vienna Prater (Wiener Prater) tickets and tours on Viator.
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