The Giant Ferris Wheel

Giant Ferris Wheel (Riesenrad)

You literally float in the sky, you enjoy the incomparable view of the old city of Vienna and enjoy the Prater amusement park at your feet: get married in the 65-meter-high Riesenrad, which was built in 1896-97.

Float together to seventh heaven in the wedding car. For the wedding breakfast you can change to the anniversary car or hold a reception in the cocktail car.

Giant Ferris Wheel (Riesenrad)

Prater, 1020 Wien
  • Prices

    • Adults   €9
    • Children (3 to 14 years)  €4
    • Your benefit with the Vienna Card: 11% off
  • Opening times

    • January to February
      Daily 10 a.m. - 7:45 p.m.
    • March to April
      Daily 10 a.m. to 9:45 p.m.
    • May to September
      Daily 9 a.m. to 11:45 p.m.
    • October
      Daily 10 a.m. to 9:45 p.m.
    • November to December
      Daily 10 a.m. to 7:45 p.m., during the Christmas Market, daily 10 a.m. to 9:45 p.m.
  • Accessibility

    • Main entrance
      • no steps (Double swinging doors   200  cm  wide )
    • Car parks Main entrance
      • Parking spaces for people with disabilities
    • Further information
      • Seeing eye dogs allowed
      • Wheelchair accessible restroom available.
    • Special offers for people with disabilities

      50 % discount for visitors with disabilities (ID necessary) and an escort.

    • Comments

      Access to all exhibition rooms and to the restaurant / café: no steps.
      2 special wagons of the Ferris Wheel are suitable for extra wide wheelchairs.

Wedding in the Riesenrad: Weekdays between 4:00 and 6:00 pm, Saturdays between 10 am and 2 pm 

Festively decorated table
Vienna Prater with Giant Ferris Wheel
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