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Vienna - Giant Ferris Wheel Skip-the-Line Admission Ticket

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Experience a ride on the iconic Viennese Giant Ferris Wheel, giving you access to breathtaking views of the city.

Highlights

  • Enjoy a ride on the iconic Giant Ferris Wheel of Vienna and get a chance to admire the most beautiful views of the city.

  • The recently built The Wheel of History – as part of the ‘Panorama’ exhibition – gives an interesting look into the history and stories of Vienna over the past 2,000 years.

  • Experience this historic and popular landmark of the Austrian capital and a symbol of the world-famous Wiener Prater.

  • You’ll see the hills of the Vienna Woods, the Danube, the Marchfeld, and the Pannonian Basin from your unique vantage point.

  • Upgrade your ticket to enjoy fast-track admission to not just Vienna's Giant Ferris Wheel but 70+ attractions with a Vienna Pass valid for 1, 2, 3 or 6 days.

Inclusions

  • 1 skip-the-line admission ticket to the Giant Ferris Wheel

  • The ride lasts approximately 10-20 minutes.

Cancellation policy

These tickets can't be cancelled or rescheduled.

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Guests from Germany, Italy, Switzerland and over 30 countries have loved this experience
Roland Lehnert

Roland

4/5

Jun, 2024

Express access - The gondolas were not overcrowded, you could move around easily and look in all directions. A must for anyone visiting Vienna.
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Dr Paul Langbein

Dr

5/5

Jun, 2024

No waiting time and friendly briefing by the staff; in addition, the cabins were not overcrowded, so that you could see well in all directions and enjoy the ride
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LEE CHUNG MING

Lee

5/5

May, 2024

Albertina can't we visit? I want a refund of 35.8 EUR One of us spent 159 euros and two people spent a total of 318 EUR. Using the QR code on your company's Headout app, we were unable to enter the tour. In order to rush for time, we had to buy tickets by ourselves. Your company must refund my ticket purchase fee, which totaled 35.8 EUR
Franz Ammann

Franz

5/5

May, 2024

Just great 😊 😊 😊 😊 😊 😊 😊 😊 😊 😊 😊 😊 😊 😊 😊 😊 😊 😊 😊 😊 😊 😊 😊
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Günter Hofstetter

Günter

3/5

May, 2024

We didn't have to queue at the ticket office, but the line at the entrance to the wagons was very, very long :-(
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Enjoy a ride on the historic Giant Ferris Wheel of the Austrian capital and a symbol of the world-famous Wiener Prater. A must-see attraction in the city, it allows you to soak up breathtaking views of the entire city and its most popular landmarks. The ride lasts 10 to 20 minutes during which you’ll experience spectacular views of the Vienna Woods hills, the picturesque River Danube, the Marchfeld, and the Pannonian Basin. You can even explore the restaurant, Fotoshop, and Souveniershop on your own.

The Giant Ferris Wheel offers more than a traditional Ferris wheel cart ride. The newly constructed The Wheel of Time – shown through the ‘Panorama’ installation – revives much-loved Prater traditions with artistic and technical audio-visual elements in eight cabins. Taking on two thousand years of the city’s history and stories about the Prater, discover the city in an extremely unique manner – high above the ground (64.75-meters to be exact) on this quintessential Ferris Wheel.

Vienna: Giant Ferris Wheel

Monday10:00 AM - 7:45 PMlast entry 7:30 PM
Tuesday10:00 AM - 7:45 PMlast entry 7:30 PM
Wednesday10:00 AM - 7:45 PMlast entry 7:30 PM
Thursday10:00 AM - 7:45 PMlast entry 7:30 PM
Friday10:00 AM - 7:45 PMlast entry 7:30 PM
Saturday10:00 AM - 7:45 PMlast entry 7:30 PM
Sunday10:00 AM - 7:45 PMlast entry 7:30 PM

Important Information

  • Facilities: Wheelchair Accessibility.

  • The main entrance has no steps.

  • Parking spaces for people with disabilities at the parking garage Ausstellungsstraße

  • Guide dogs are allowed.

  • Suitable access to all exhibition rooms and to the restaurant.

  • All special wagons of the Ferris Wheel are suitable for extra-wide wheelchairs and have ramps.

Operating Hours

  • Daily: 10am to 9:45pm

The Giant Ferris Wheel is closed due to maintenance work on the following days:

  • 9 Jan 2023 to 20 Jan 2023

  • 23 Jan 2023 to 26 Jan 2023

  • 30 Jan 2023 to 2 Feb 2023

  • Your voucher will be emailed to you instantly.

  • Display the voucher on your mobile phone at the attraction.

Ticket Redemption Point

  • Show your ticket at Wiener Riesenrad.

  • Address: Riesenradplatz 1, 1020 Wien.

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